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Technology Management, M.Sc., PgD.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

Overview

In particular, the programme enables students to:

  • Develop competence in understanding innovation cycles and ultimately turn innovations into commercial successes;
  • Understand the financial and strategic framework for the development, acquisition and adoption of technology in an organisation; and
  • Keep abreast of the technological developments in a chosen field of interest, such as manufacturing, design or logistics.

Characteristics

The programme is suitable for executives, managers and engineers in a variety of sectors, including manufacturing, service, public utilities and finance, with the responsibility of acquiring, auditing, managing, transferring and financing technology. Apart from the Compulsory and Core Subjects, students can select from a wide range of subjects that are offered within the Postgraduate Scheme in Engineering to suit their own careers and specialisms.

Students have the flexibility to vary their studies from semester to semester according to their personal aspirations (except for non-local students, who are constrained by visa requirements). For example, a student can study full-time in one semester and then choose to switch to part-time study in the next semester, and vice versa. Students can manage their own pace of study, subject to certain registration and assessment regulations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Field Study of Technology Organisations
  • Intellectual Property Management & Strategy
  • Financial Decision Analysis for Technology Management
  • Systematic Innovation for Product Development
  • Manufacturing Strategy
  • Managing Six Sigma
  • Enterprise Resource Planning
  • Technology Project Management
  • Managing & Measuring Intellectual Capital
  • Global Operations & Logistics Management
  • Principles of Knowledge Engineering & Management

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Duration description

      between 1 -2 years

  • Credits
    30 alternative credits

    30 for MSc, 18 for PgD

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree with Honours in engineering, business or science, or a professional qualification, or the equivalent.

Consideration will also be given to candidates without Honours degrees, but who have other relevant qualifications that are supplemented by appropriate work experience.

Tuition Fee

  • HK$3,300 per credit for local students 
  • HK$4,000 per credit for non-local students
(the fees may be subjected to change, check the site for details)

Living costs for Hong Kong

  • 13720 - 23420 HKD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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