Applications for Taught Postgraduate Programmes in 2017 entry are now closed. Applications for 2018 entry will start in mid-November 2017 tentatively and updated programme information will be available by that time. The programme information for 2017 entry listed below is for reference only.
|Year of Entry||2017|
|Mode of Funding||Non-government-funded|
|Intermediate Award||Postgraduate Diploma and Postgraduate Certificate in Materials Engineering and Nanotechnology|
|Mode of Programme||Combined †|
|Class Schedule||Daytime and evening sessions|
|Indicative Intake Target||70|
|Minimum No. of Credits Required||30|
|Normal Duration of Programme||
Full-time: 1 year (2 semesters);
Part-time: 2 years (4 semesters)
|Maximum Study Period||
Full-time: 2.5 years;
Part-time/Combined mode: 5 years
|Mode of processing||Applications are processed on a rolling basis. Review of applications will start before the deadline and continue until all places are filled. Early applications are therefore strongly encouraged.|
Prof WU Lawrence Chi Man
BSc (Eng) PhD PgDMS (UK), FHKIE
+852 3442 7787
The programme provides an opportunity for applied scientists and engineers to pursue an in-depth study in various aspects of materials engineering and nanotechnology. Courses in this programme can also be used to fulfil the "top up courses" requirement for joining the Materials Discipline of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE).
Designed to benefit students from a broad spectrum of backgrounds, the programme aims to enable students to acquire:
To be eligible for admission, you must satisfy the General Entrance Requirements and the following programme specific entrance requirement:
Persons with the following qualifications may also apply:
Applicants whose entrance qualification is obtained from an institution where the medium of instruction is not English should also fulfill the following minimum English proficiency requirement:
Students graduated from this programme and fulfilling the requirements of HKIE are eligible for the Graduate Basis of Registration.