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Faculty of Science and Technology

Professional Diploma in Building Services Engineering

Professional Diploma in Building Service Engineering

FacultyFaculty of Science and Technology

DepartmentDepartment of Construction Technology and Engineering

Programme NameProfessional Diploma in Building Services Engineering (QF Level 5)

Programme CodeST525105 (Application via VTC Web-based Admissions System)

Mode, Year of Study Accepting Entry & Duration of StudyPart-time : weekday evening and/or weekend classes

Medium of InstructionEnglish supplemented with Cantonese

Venue(s)Programme core modules conducted at Tsing Yi campus

Facility(ies)Environmental Engineering Laboratory

 

Qualifications Framework

Professional Diploma in Plumbing Engineering for Building Services is recognised under the QF
QF Level: 5

QR Registration No.: 17/000503/L5

Validity Period: 01/09/2017 to 31/08/2022

Programme Aims

The Programme aims to enable students to acquire a solid understanding and foundation in both practical and theoretical knowledge in building services engineering (BSE) to serve the manpower needs of the building services industry in Hong Kong.  At QF Level 5, it is developed with a strong vocational orientation to provide students with the necessary engineering and managerial knowledge and skills to pursue careers in BSE.

Career Prospects

Graduates of the Programme will be capable of assuming duties in any sectors of the building services industry such as consultancy, contracting, operation and maintenance, research and technical support. They can advance to managerial positions in the construction fields, government departments, or facility management companies.


Graduates of the Programme with good academic performance can apply for direct entry to the senior year of the Bachelor degree study. The Programme provides an effective top-up, conversion, or articulation path into the BSE discipline.

 

Engineering Training Subsidy Scheme (ETSS)

Students studying this Programme may apply for ETSS of the HKSAR Government (www.vtc.edu.hk/admission/pts). Successful applicants will be refunded 60% of the tuition fees, subject to a maximum of $45,000 per person. For details, you may contact the Engineering Discipline In-Service Training Office at 2435-9423 or by etss@vtc.edu.hk.