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Diploma of Vocational Education Programmes

Diploma of Vocational Education (Construction)

Programme code FS113675

Duration of Study
1 Year
Mode of Study
Offering Campus(es) / Venue(s)
(Planned Places)
Youth College (Tuen Mun) - 20
Entrance Requirements
Completion of Secondary 6 (under the New Senior Secondary academic structure) or equivalent.
Programme Aims
The programme aims at providing students with a broad coverage of fundamental vocational skills, trade knowledge as well as generic knowledge and skills required for employment and career development in the construction industry. Graduates can seek employment at junior level as technician apprentices or trainees in the construction industry or pursue further study.
Career Prospects
Graduates may take up junior technical and supervisory positions such as assistant clerks of works, technician apprentices, technician trainees, engineering assistant and assistant foremen in the construction industry.
Holders of Diploma of Vocational Education (students admitted to DVE in AY2017/18 or before are required to complete prescribed further studies modules) are considered having met the general entrance requirements of Higher Diploma programmes (not applicable to programmes with specific entrance requirements). Please refer to the details of Higher Diploma programmes in this homepage.
  1. Normally 3 semesters during one academic year, depending on students’ study progress and academic results.
  2. For some modules of the programmes, the medium of instruction and assessments is Chinese.
  3. Students may be required to attend classes on other VTC campuses. VTC reserves the right to cancel any programme, revise programme content or change the offering institute(s) / campus(es) / class venue(s) if circumstances so warrant.