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Corporate Governance

Open University of Hong Kong

18 months
20222 USD/year
20222 USD/year
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The Corporate Governance programme of the Open University of Hong Kong aims to provide practical knowledge and skills for those who wish to pursue or further advance their careers as corporate administrators and company secretaries.


Key facts

The Corporate Governance programme of the Open University of Hong Kong is also designed to develop students into well-rounded corporate leaders who excel in effective planning and implementation of corporate policies and strategies, while ensuring compliance to a good standard of corporate governance.

On successful completion of the programme, students should be able to demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the theoretical, practical, comparative and international dimensions of corporate administration and company secretarial practices in changing business and regulatory contexts, evaluate the various theories underpinning good corporate governance, and to offer financial and legal advice on the conduct of business.

Programme Intended Learning Outcomes

  • Critically analyze and apply the concepts of business and professional integrity in a broad range of company secretarial practices, including the area of professional ethics;
  • Appraise and exercise appropriate judgement to resolve governance and compliance problems in relation to business and non-business corporations.
  • Apply the concepts, legal principles including compliance of internal and external regulations, and the best practices for efficient and effective corporate governance;   
  • Communicate effectively as a business executive with people from diverse backgrounds in the context of corporate governance.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Accounting and Taxation
  • Corporate Secretaryship and Compliance
  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Finance and Risk Management
  • Hong Kong Corporate Law
  • Strategic Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 30 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Recognized degree in a business-related area (or its equivalent); OR
  • A recognized degree in a non-business area (or its equivalent), plus at least three years of supervisory/managerial experience.
  • Applicants must meet the following English language proficiency requirements if their Bachelor’s Degrees or equivalent qualification did not adopt English as the medium of instruction

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20222 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20222 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    20222 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20222 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National & international: 157,800 HKD per year

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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