Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions / Sectors (SSSDP) 2017/18

Honours Degree Programme under SSSDP in 2017/18

Programme Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Architecture
Faculty Faculty of Science and Engineering
Department Department of Architecture
Mode Full-time
Programme Duration 4 years
Credits for Graduation 135 credits
Intake Quotas 40
Tuition Fee Year Year 1 & Year 2 Year 3 to Year 4
Fee HKD$69,000 HKD$74,000
Fee after subsidy HKD$29,000 HKD$34,000
HK$40,000 are subsidised by the Government

The degree programme is accredited by the HKCAAVQ, which are fully recognized under the Hong Kong Qualifications Framework (QF), please visit the iPASS link here for details and validity period.

Professional Recognition

Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Architecture programme had obtained the Hong Kong Institute of Architects Professional Accreditation (Part I) status.

Programme Information

Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Architecture degree programme emphasizes both theoretical and professional training. The programme provides courses in the domains of General Education, Architectural Design, Building Technology and Sustainability, Architectural History and Theories and Professional Practice to develop students’ design potentials and academic capacities in the architecture profession. It encompasses four years of study with internship training requirements.

2016 Admission Score

  Chinese Language English Language Mathematics Liberal Studies Best Elective Subject
Upper Quarter 4 4 3 4 3
Lower Quarter 3 3 4 3 4

Application Procedures

Applicant can apply the programme through JUPAS in 2017/18 academic year. The application period for 2017/18 entry will be 21 September - 1 December 2016.


Selected applicants will be invited to attend an interview / written test. The date and time of the interview will be informed after the application submission.

Non-JUPAS Application

The intake places of programmes under the Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions/Sectors (SSSDP) are mainly allocated through the Joint University Programmes Admissions System (JUPAS). Should there be unfilled intake places after all admission rounds of JUPAS, the SSSDP participating institution will admit local non-JUPAS applicants via direct admission of no more than 10% of the subsidised places of each selected programme.