Concourse for Self-financing Post-secondary Education It provides information on post-secondary institutions and details of full-time locally-accredited higher diploma, associate degree and undergraduate programmes that are not covered by the JUPAS, including their tuition fees, entry requirements, and accreditation and recognition by relevant professional bodies. It also provides information pertaining to the institutions' estimated numbers of intake places, application and admission arrangements as well as their past admission scores and graduate statistics.
Diploma of Applied Education Programme It provides an alternative pathway for S6 school leavers as well as adult learners aged 21 or above to obtain a formal qualification to pursue employment and further study.
Vocational and Professional Education and Training
VTC Earn & Learn Scheme It integrates structured classroom learning with on-the-job training, providing young people with a clear career progression pathway and preparing them to join those trades and industries with great manpower demand.
People of Different Races Programme (VTC) It aims to provide students with full-time training on specific trade skills to enhance their employability; to provide students with training on life skills to help them adapt to and integrate into society; and to assist students to obtain recognized qualifications to better equip them for further studies or career advancement.
Teen's Programme (VTC) It aims to assist aged 14-24 teenager who are unemployed and out of school to reactivate their learning motivation and learning ability.
Employees Retraining Board The Employees Retraining Board (ERB) is a statutory body established in 1992 under the Employees Retraining Ordinance. The ERB co-ordinates, funds and monitors training courses and services that are market-driven and employment-oriented so as to meet the changing needs of the employment market.
Further Studies on the Mainland / Abroad
Mainland University Study Subsidy Scheme The Government provides subsidies to Hong Kong students pursuing undergraduate studies in designated Mainland institutions through the Mainland University Study Subsidy Scheme (MUSSS). Eligible students will receive “means-tested subsidy” or “non-means-tested subsidy” under MUSSS.
Study Abroad To secure multiple pathways on both further studies and employment for candidates, the HKEAA has been working closely with university admission offices, higher education institutions, employers and professional bodies around the world to promote recognition of HKEAA qualifications.
Job Fairs (Labour Department) Job fairs are held at the job centres in different districts and industry-based recruitment centres. Job seekers can have on-the-spot job interviews with employers of various industries, saving their time in job hunt. In addition, Labour Department organises large-scale job fairs where participating employers will introduce vacancies to job seekers, receive applications and conduct interviews on the spot for free.
Life Planning Information Website The Life Planning Information Website is a one-stop platform to provide students, teachers and parents with information on life planning education and career guidance so that schools can better support students in life planning.