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Engineering Discipline

Higher Diploma in Architectural Studies

Programme code EG114128

Graduates may articulate to the degree programmes offered by Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi):
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Landscape Architecture

Graduates may apply for admission to relevant degree programmes offered by the local or oversea universities, including:
  1. The University of Liverpool, UK
  2. The University of South Australia, Australia
  3. The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, BA in Environment and Interior Design
  4. The City University of Hong Kong, BSc Architectural Studies
  5. The Chu Hai College of Higher Education, BSc (Hons) Architecture

Graduates may also apply for the following part-time top-up programme operated by the School for Higher and Professional Education (SHAPE) locally at VTC:
  1. BSc (Hons) Architectural Studies#, the University of Central Lancashire, UK
  2. BSc (Hons) Architectural Technology & Design#, the University of the West of England

# It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this course may lead. Please refer to the corresponding programme page in the website of SHAPE for the registered course no.
Career Prospects
Graduates may be employed in Architectural / Interior Design firms, Maintenance Companies, Surveying Firms, Property Developers, Main Contractors, as Architectural Technicians, BIM Technicians, Technical Office and Project Co-ordinators. They can pursue further study for career advancement leading to a career of Architects, BIM Managers or related professionals.