Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education

Introduction

As a member of the VTC Group, the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (IVE) is the leading vocational and professional education provider in Hong Kong, committed to nurturing professionals valued by industries. IVE has been evolving in tandem with the economic development of Hong Kong, building a competent and innovative workforce needed in a knowledge economy.

Excellent Facilities

To enrich the learning experience of IVE students, facilities of industry standards are set up to simulate the workplace environment. Our laboratories and centres are upgraded on a regular basis to keep abreast with the latest industry trends.

Vibrant Campuses

Students entering an IVE programme will discover an enriching and fun-filled study life. Our 9 IVE campuses create an interactive learning environment for students to cultivate a passion for learning and develop their interests and talents through various sports and cultural activities.

IVE's campuses across the territory are fully equipped with essential state-of-the-art facilities to prepare students for a well-rounded campus life. Each campus was purpose-built with specialised facilities for students of different disciplines to gain knowhow and practical skills in their chosen areas.

Teaching Excellence

Our highly-qualified teaching team possesses solid industry experience. With our unique “Think and Do” approach, our teachers impart balanced academic knowledge and practical know-how required in the actual workplace essential for professional success.

With the implementation of staff development programmes, teaching staff stay on the pulse of industry developments. Students can learn from their teachers the most up-to-date knowledge and be equipped with competencies for their future development.

Strong Industry Network

IVE strives to forge long-term industry partnership in support of our course planning and curriculum design. Industry support also takes the form of interactive learning activities, opportunities for industry attachment and job placements.

Promising Future

Our students consistently receive numerous awards and scholarships, testimony to their academic excellence and outstanding achievements. Over 300 scholarships are provided by corporations, professional bodies and enthusiasts.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

Advanced Diploma

Higher Diploma in Accountancy

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Hong Kong

This programme aims to provide students with the basic academic, technical and management skills that will enable them to pursue careers in accountancy and related fields. [+]

This programme aims to provide students with the basic academic, technical and management skills that will enable them to pursue careers in accountancy and related fields. This programme is designed with an emphasis on generic and language training, whole-person development and workplace experience to better prepare students for further studies and employment after graduation. Career Prospects Graduates may take up entry to middle level positions in a wide range of financial accounting, auditing, taxation, management accounting and other related work, both in private and public sectors. Professional Recognition Graduates are eligible for obtaining exemption from the following professional examinations : Full exemption from the accredited accounting technician examination (including Professional Assessment) of the Hong Kong Institute of Accredited Accounting Technicians (HKIAAT); and Partial exemption from the qualifying examinations of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). [-]

Higher Diploma in Banking and Finance

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Hong Kong

This programme aims to equip students with banking and financial knowledge and related practical skills and prepare them to sit for investment, insurance and banking licensing and professional examinations. It enables students to acquire the essential competence pertinent for employment in financial institutions. [+]

Students may choose one of the following streams so as to enhance professional knowledge and skills in specific areas : Banking Investment and Wealth Management The 1st to 3rd semesters are common semesters. Students will progress to the stream in the 4th semester, subject to their choice, academic performance and availability of places in specific streams. This programme aims to equip students with banking and financial knowledge and related practical skills and prepare them to sit for investment, insurance and banking licensing and professional examinations. It enables students to acquire the essential competence pertinent for employment in financial institutions. This programme is also designed with an emphasis on generic and language training, whole-person development and workplace experience to better prepare students for further studies and employment after graduation. Career Prospects Graduates may take up positions in banks, securities and investment companies and insurance companies such as bank teller, personal financial consultant, wealth management consultant, securities dealer, business development officer, credit officer, trade finance operation officer, operational support officer, insurance underwriter and claims officer etc. Professional Recognition Graduates of Higher Diploma in Banking and Finance (Banking) are now entitled to the exemption from "Associate of The Hong Kong Institute of Bankers" examination: Fundamentals of Accounting and Law in BankingŸ Financial Systems and Risk Management Graduates of Higher Diploma in Banking and Finance (Investment & Wealth Management) are now entitled to the following exemptions : AFP Certification Education Program of Institute of Financial Planners of Hong Kong; Partial exemption from Society of Registered Financial Planners (3 out of 5 papers: FP3010 Financial Planning, FP3020 - Insurance Planning, and FP3030 - Investment Planning); The Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance, Australia - CIP Senior Associate Membership Partial exemption from the CFMPTM Examination of The Hong Kong Institute of Bankers (Essentials of Banking and Financial Planning) [-]

Higher Diploma in Games and Animation

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Hong Kong

To cope with rapid development of digital entertainment industry in Hong Kong and Asia, this programme aims to equip students with practical knowledge and skill to become professionals for design and development of computer game, computer animation, and visual effects. This is also a unique programme in which students will be able to access cutting-edge computer systems and software to realize their creative ideas for the production of digital entertainment products. [+]

Students may choose one of the following streams so as to enhance professional knowledge and skills in specific areas : Higher Diploma in Games and Animation (Games) Higher Diploma in Games and Animation (Animation) The 1st semester is a common semester. Students will progress to the stream in the 2nd semester (provisional), subject to their choice, academic performance and availability of places in specific streams. To cope with rapid development of digital entertainment industry in Hong Kong and Asia, this programme aims to equip students with practical knowledge and skill to become professionals for design and development of computer game, computer animation, and visual effects. This is also a unique programme in which students will be able to access cutting-edge computer systems and software to realize their creative ideas for the production of digital entertainment products. The computer game stream designed with modules to develop the competency of graduates in applying computer graphics programming techniques in developing interactive game and training simulation applications. The computer animation stream with modules to enable graduates to become professional computer animators to serve the growing market of computer animated feature film, television and visual effects productions. This programme is designed with an emphasis on generic and language training, whole-person development and workplace experience to better prepare students for further studies and employment after graduation. Career Prospects Graduates may be employed as computer animators, computer game designers and developers, special effect designers, interactive media programmers, 3D modelers / visualizers, web and game programmers. [-]

Higher Diploma in International Hospitality and Tourism Management

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Hong Kong

This programme aims to develop students with the professional knowledge, technical competence, communication and interpersonal skills required in the hospitality industry. With a wide spectrum of subjects such as Front Office Supervision, Applied Food and Beverage Projects, Tourism Cultural Dimensions and Clubhouse Management, students can acquire skills through practices in simulated working environments and industrial attachment in hospitality related organisations, so as to prepare them for future careers in the industry. [+]

This programme aims to develop students with the professional knowledge, technical competence, communication and interpersonal skills required in the hospitality industry. With a wide spectrum of subjects such as Front Office Supervision, Applied Food and Beverage Projects, Tourism Cultural Dimensions and Clubhouse Management, students can acquire skills through practices in simulated working environments and industrial attachment in hospitality related organisations, so as to prepare them for future careers in the industry. This programme is designed with an emphasis on generic and language training, whole-person development and workplace experience to better prepare students for further studies and employment after graduation. Career Prospects Graduates can start their careers at entry level in the hospitality industry. After accumulating further operational experiences, they can be promoted to supervisory or middle management, and perhaps even higher positions, such as Assistant Front Office Manager, Assistant Restaurant Manager, Assistant Clubhouse Manager and Tour Consultant, etc. Professional Recognition The relevant programme is accredited by the Institute of Hospitality (IoH) of UK. [-]

Higher Diploma in Marketing Management

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Hong Kong

This programme aims are to provide a good academic and professional foundation for sales and marketing, and develop students' abilities to tackle problems with sound business judgment. [+]

This programme aims are to provide a good academic and professional foundation for sales and marketing, and develop students' abilities to tackle problems with sound business judgment. This programme is designed with an emphasis on generic and language training, whole-person development and workplace experience to better prepare students for further studies and employment after graduation. Career Prospects Graduates may take up a broader perspective in sales and marketing related posts at technical, supervisory and managerial level. They may work as marketing / sales/ accounts executives and customers' services specialists in retail, trading, promotion and event business. Job opportunities are available in both public and private sectors. Professional Recognition Full exemption from Diploma examination and six papers exemption from Professional Diploma examination of the Hong Kong Institute of Marketing (HKIM) [-]

Contact
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Room 032, Ground Floor,
6 Oi Kwan Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong

Hong Kong, HK