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VTC at a Glance

The Vocational Training Council (VTC), renowned as the largest vocational education, training and professional development group in Hong Kong, was established in 1982 under the ‘Vocational Training Council Ordinance’.


VTC's 13 member institutions provide a broad spectrum of programmes, covering a wide range of industries and catering for students with different backgrounds and abilities. For more details on the individual member institution, please click the icons below.

                    International Culinary Institute (ICI)                    



To be the leading provider of vocational education and training in the region.



  • To provide a valued choice to school leavers and working adults to acquire values, knowledge and skills for lifelong learning and enhanced employability.
  • To provide valued supports to industries for their manpower development.


Core Values

  • Integrity
  • Client-focused
  • Excellence
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Partnerships


Opportunities • Action • Success

VTC provides valuable credentials for some 250 000 students each year through a full range of pre-employment and in-service programmes with internationally recognised qualifications.


VTC draws strength from the number of Member Institutions, breadth of programmes and variety of accredited qualifications to provide a new world of OPPORTUNITIES to learners of all ages and abilities. Championing a teaching and learning approach that is practical, hands-on and outcome-based, our ultimate aim does not only centre on the acquisition of knowledge and skills, but equally on ACTION itself.


Our "think and do" approach cultivates the passions for learning while imparting the necessary skills and know-how for SUCCESS.