VTC Calendar 2022-23

Part 3 37 MEMBER INSTITUTIONS, SUPPORT UNITS AND SERVICES 3.4 THEi’s degree, PDM and PD/PC programmes are accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications (HKCAAVQ) and are recognised under the QF. In AY 2022/23, programmes are offered in Digital Advertising, Fashion Design, Product Design, Landscape Architecture, Horticulture, Arboriculture and Landscape Management, Sports and Recreation Management, Culinary Arts and Management, Professional Accounting, Hotel Operations Management, Public Relations and International Events Management, Civil Engineering, Nutrition and Healthcare Management, Aircraft Engineering, Chinese Medicinal Pharmacy, Multimedia Technology and Innovation, Food Science and Safety, Building Services Engineering, Information and Communications Technology, Testing and Certification, Surveying, and Lift and Escalator Engineering. 3.5 Eight of THEi’s Year 1 degree programmes have been included under Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions/Sectors (SSSDP) with subsidy ranging from HK$44,240 to HK$77,040 in AY 2022/23. The programmes covered in AY 2022/23 include: Fashion Design, Product Design, Landscape Architecture, Horticulture, Arboriculture and Landscape Management, Culinary Arts and Management, Surveying, Civil Engineering, and Sports and Recreation Management. As for the other 4-year degree programmes not included in SSSDP and all the top-up programmes offered by the Institute, they are covered under the Non-means-tested Subsidy Scheme (NMTSS) for the normal duration of the programmes concerned. INSTITUTEOFPROFESSIONALEDUCATIONANDKNOWLEDGE 3.6 The Institute of Professional Education And Knowledge (PEAK) has extensive experience in providing professional training for working adults. 3.7 PEAK offers postgraduate diploma, professional diploma, professional certificate, continuing professional development programmes, and short programmes at various levels. These programmes are offered under various study areas including banking, insurance, securities/brokerage, business administration, management, innovation and technology, and property management. The VTC Tao Miao Institute provides training for in-service personnel in the catering industry.