IVE, HKDI, ICI and THEi Online Info Days
to present diversified VPET progression pathways
Member institutions of the Vocational Training Council (VTC) including the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (IVE), the Hong Kong Design Institute (HKDI), the International Culinary Institute (ICI), and the Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi) are to host the online Info Days on 27 and 28 November (Friday and Saturday). Current Secondary 6 students entering the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination (HKDSE) and parents can stay home and participate in the live-streamed talks on admission, discipline and programmes, and in interactive Q&A sessions as well as the 360° virtual tours of campus facilities, to acquaint themselves with the latest study information and the innovative and interactive teaching and learning environment.
During the online Info Days, the VTC will organise an array of admission and programme talks where artist Dickson YU and the VTC Education Advisor will introduce the multiple progression pathways and analyse the admission statistics. Experiences of study pathways and professional development will also be shared by alumni. For discipline and programme talks, the latest information will be provided on programme features and admission as well as articulation and professional career prospects. These include the Information Technology, Engineering, Health and Life Sciences*, Design, Business, Hospitality, as well as Childcare, Elderly and Community Services disciplines. Interactive Q&A sessions will also be arranged for the Education Advisor and discipline/programme teachers to answer enquiries on admission tendered online by students and parents.
Students can make use of the 360° virtual tours to learn about the innovative and interactive teaching and learning facilities at IVE/HKDI/ICI campuses, such as the BIMiHub, Innovation & Technology Co-creation Centre, as well as the HealthTech Centre. Interested students and parents are welcome to log onto www.ive.edu.hk/infoday to register for talks and browse related information on the online Info Day activities.
Meanwhile, THEi, which provides “vocationally-oriented” degree programmes, will also host THEi Online Info Day 2020 on 27 and 28 November to provide admission briefings and address online questions. Online workshops will also be organised allowing students to get a taste of different programmes and understand their features. THEi will also make available virtual tours of its campuses to help students better understand the new teaching facilities and the vibrant teaching and learning environment. Students and parents are welcome to obtain details on registration and related events at the following website: https://infoday.thei.edu.hk .
*Formerly known as Applied Science. For the latest programme information, please visit VTC Admissions Website: https://www.vtc.edu.hk/admission/en/
Established in 1982, the Vocational Training Council (VTC) is the largest vocational and professional education and training provider in Hong Kong. The mission of VTC is to provide a valued choice to school leavers and working people to acquire the values, knowledge and skills for lifelong learning and enhanced employability, and also to provide support to industries for their manpower development. VTC has 13 member institutions, namely the Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi) , the Institute of Professional Education And Knowledge (PEAK) , the School for Higher and Professional Education (SHAPE), the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (IVE) , the Hong Kong Design Institute (HKDI) , the Hotel and Tourism Institute (HTI) , the Chinese Culinary Institute (CCI) , the International Culinary Institute (ICI) , the Maritime Services Training Institute (MSTI) , Youth College , Pro-Act by VTC , the Integrated Vocational Development Centre (IVDC) and the Shine Skills Centre.
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