Fees and Scholarships

Fees


Tuition fees are subject to annual review and will be determined taking account of inflation, curriculum structure and other relevant factors.

 

 

Full-time Degree Programmes


The tuition fees of Degree programmes are charged according to the number of credit points taken during a semester. Students have to complete a minimum of 132 credit points for graduation.

2020/21 Academic Year Tuition Fees for Full-time Degree Programmes

Faculty of Design and Environment

Programmes Tuition Fee per Credit Point (HK$)
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Advertising $3035
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Fashion Design $3145
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Product Design $3145
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Landscape Architecture $3035
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Surveying $3035
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Multimedia Technology and Innovation $3035
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Information and Communications Technology $2530
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Horticulture, Arboriculture and Landscape Management $3035

Faculty of Management and Hospitality

Programmes Tuition Fee per Credit Point (HK$)
Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) in Sports and Recreation Management $3285
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Professional Accounting $2530
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Hotel Operations Management $3035
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Culinary Arts and Management $3035
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Public Relations and International Events Management $2530

Faculty of Science and Technology

Programmes Tuition Fee per Credit Point (HK$)
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Civil Engineering $3285
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Environmental Engineering and Management $3145
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Building Services Engineering $3145
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Aircraft Engineering* $3285
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Health Care $3035
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Food Science and Safety $3035
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Testing and Certification $3035
Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Chinese Medicinal Pharmacy $3285

Notes:

  1. The first instalment of the tuition fees should be paid in August every year while the second instalment will be in January in the next year.
  2. In addition to tuition fees, students will be required to pay other fees, such as caution money and students’ union fees, etc.
  3. Depending on the requirements of individual programmes, students may be required to attend additional training and industrial attachments, for which separate fees will be charged.
  4. Tuition fees are subject to annual review.

*In addition to the tuition fee charged by THEi, students are required to bear the training fee charged by the training organisation, if applicable.

 

Full-time Higher Diploma Programmes


The tuition fees for the 2021 / 22 academic year are currently under review and will be announced on this page at a later stage.


The 2020 / 21 academic year tuition fees for Higher Diploma programmes are listed below for reference:

Discipline Tuition Fees (HK$)
Business $57,600
Other Disciplines $59,000

Notes:

  1. The first instalment of tuition fee should be paid in August every year while the second instalment will be in early January in the next year.
  2. In addition to tuition fees, students will be required to pay other fees, such as caution money, students’ union fees, English Module Study Package Fee and English Module Benchmarking Fee etc.
  3. Some students may be required to study bridging modules or enhancement programmes to support their studies; or to attend additional training, industrial attachments, public examinations for which separate fees will be charged.
  4. Tuition fees are subject to annual review.

Other Fees


Application Fee: HK$200


Administration & Registration Fees: HK$20,000 (a registration fee of HK$5,000 will be deducted from the first tuition fee instalment)

 

About Fee Payment


If you are being offered a place of study, you are required to pay HK$20,000 (Registration Fee of HK$5,000 and Administration Fee of HK$15,000) by bank telegraphic transfer before the deadline specified on the Offer Notification, or your application will be invalid. The paid Registration Fee and Administration Fee are non-refundable and non-transferable.


Notes:

  1. All bank transfer related charges shall be borne by the student.
  2. You are required to pay all the fees directly to VTC by the designated method. Please refrain from paying any fees to any parties or organisations other than VTC.
  3. You should only make the following 3 payments to VTC before registration: the Application Fee of HK$200, the Registration Fee of HK$5,000 and the Administration Fee of HK$15,000.
  4. After completion of online registration and before school commencement, you should pay the first instalment of tuition fees and other fees such as caution money, students' union fees and English Module Benchmarking Fee. You have to pay tuition fees for the whole programme by instalments. The Registration Fee of HK$5,000 will be deducted from the first instalment of tuition fees.
  5. Other expenses such as accommodation, living and miscellaneous expenses, shall be borne by the student.

Scholarship


VTC offers different scholarship schemes for both local and non-local students who have outstanding achievements upon their admission to VTC programmes or during their programme of study. Some of the scholarship schemes applicable to non-local students in Academic Year 2019/20 are as follows:

Scholarship Amount  (HK$) Eligibility
Entrance Scholarship for Degree Programmes (for Year 1 Entry Students)

Up to 80,000

Students with outstanding score in International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) who successfully enrolled in the first year of THEi Degree Programmes. The scheme offers a one-off scholarship.
Entrance Scholarship for Degree Programmes (for Year 3 Entry Students) Up to 40,000 Outstanding Higher Diploma or Associate Degree graduates who were successfully admitted to Year 3 of the THEi full-time Degree programmes as new students. The scheme offers a one-off scholarships.
Scholarship for Excellent Performance Up to 40,000 Progressing students of the THEi Degree programmes with excellent academic achievements in THEi.
Higher Diploma Programme Outstanding Achievements Admission Scholarship Scheme Up to 30,000 Newly enrolled students in full-time Higher Diploma programmes of IVE, HKDI, ICI/CCI and MSTI.

HKSAR Government Scholarship Fund/Self-financing Post- secondary Education Fund

  • Outstanding Performance Scholarship
  • Talent Development Scholarship
  • Reaching Out Award
  • Best Progress Award
  • Endeavour Merit Award
From 10,000 to 80,000

IVE, HKDI, ICI/CCI and MSTI students in full-time Higher Diploma programmes and

THEi/SHAPE students in Degree programmes

Dr. Ng Tat-lun Memorial Outstanding Students Award Scheme 10,000 Progressing IVE, HKDI, ICI/CCI and MSTI students in full-time Higher Diploma programmes
CMA Testing and Certification Laboratories Admission Scholarship 10,000 Newly enrolled students in full-time VTC Higher Diploma programmes offered by AS and ENG Disciplines