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Testing and Certification (Honours), B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Testing and Certification industry has been identified by the HKSAR Government for strategic development. Although Testing and Certification is a new academic discipline, the OUHK has attained solid experience in providing undergraduate and postgraduate degree trainings in this area. Following the establishment of the Jockey Club Campus, the OUHK is offering a 4-year full-time face-to-face BEng(Hons) in Testing and Certification (formerly known as BSc(Hons) in Testing and Certification) programme starting from 2013.

Highlights of Programme

  • The Testing and Certification (Honours) programme of the Open University of Hong Kong is specially designed for the Testing and Certification Industry
  • Strong Industrial support with practicum training & placement in year 2 & year 3
  • Multidisciplinary in early stage ranged from mathematics and basic sciences to metrology, instrumentation, etc.

Three areas of specialization in advanced stage:

  • Electrical & Electronics
  • Physical & Mechanical
  • Chemical & Biological

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    170 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Algebra and Calculus
  • Lab Safety and Good Laboratory Practice
  • Computer Applications for Test Engineers
  • Probability and Distribution
  • Material Science
  • Basic Biochemistry & Microbiology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    70

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  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    525

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • Applicants with Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) qualifications are required to obtain Level 3 or above in Chinese Language and English Language, as well as Level 2 or above in Mathematics, Liberal Studies and an elective subject (or equivalent).
  • Applicants with local academic qualifications other than HKDSE are required to:
  • Complete Year 1 study of a recognized Associate Degree or Higher Diploma programme; or
  • Obtain Grade E or above in AS Chinese Language & Culture and Use of English, and 2 AL / 1 AL plus 2 AS / 4 AS subjects in the Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination (or equivalent).
  • Applicants with non-local academic qualifications are required to obtain:
  • Grade E or above in 2 AL / 1AL plus 2 AS subjects5 in the General Certificate of Education AL / International AL; or
  • An overall minimum score of 24 in the International Baccalaureate Diploma; or  
  • Other equivalent overseas academic qualifications (as determined by the University).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15733 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15733 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    2580 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2580 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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  • National: 20,000 HKD per year
  • International: 121,940 HKD per year

Living costs for Hong Kong

  • 13720 - 23420 HKD/month
    Living Costs

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