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Professional Diploma in Smart City

IVE - Engineering
IVE - Engineering
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Programme Code
Subject Area
Engineering - Electrical & Electronic , Engineering - Mechanical and Building Services, Engineering - Construction
Programme Type
Professional Diploma
Offering Institution
IVE - Engineering
Contact Hours
QF Level
QF Credits
QF Registration No.
QF Registration Validity Period
Programme Fee
Class Code Commencement Date Class Location Medium of Instruction Apply Online Class Remarks Class Status
EG424412-2 2024.10.29 Youth College (Kowloon Bay)
English supplemented with Cantonese
Programme Aims:
  • To nurture smart city talents and provide learners with specific training on innovation and technology so as to support the smart city development.
  • To equip learners with innovative and all-rounded knowledge in intelligent and automation system e.g. Big Data, Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligent.
Programme Structure:
EEE4034X - Introduction to Smart City (18 hours)
EEE4035X - Design Thinking for Adopting New Technology (18 hours)
EEE4036X - Smart City Applications (36 hours)
EEE4037X - Big Data Technology (36 hours)
EEE4038X - Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligent Applications (36 hours)
Students' performance in each module will be assessed by Continuous Assessment (CA) and End-of-Module Assessment (EA). The assessments will be conducted in English.
- 1 to 2 nights per week, 19:00 – 22:00.
- In special circumstances, some lessons may be conducted in online mode.
- Duration: 144 hrs. The normal duration for completion of the programme is around 8 – 10 months.
  • On successful completion of the programme and satisfying the assessment requirements, students will be awarded a "Professional Diploma in Smart City" [EG424412P].
  • On successful completion of 3 "Smart City" modules [EEE4034X + EEE4035X + EEE4036X] and satisfying the assessment requirements, learners may apply for an award "Professional Certificate in Smart City" [EG424413P].
  • On successful completion of 2 "Smart Technology" modules [EEE4037X + EEE4038X] and satisfying the assessment requirements, learners may apply for an award "Professional Certificate in Smart Technology" [EG424414P].


Entry Requirements

21 years old or above with 2 years relevant working experience, may be admitted subject to passing an interview and / or aptitude test, if necessary

Five HKDSE subjects at Level 2 or above, including English and Chinese Languages, or equivalent with one year’s work experience; or

Five HKCEE subjects at Grade E/Level 2 or above, including English and Chinese Languages, or equivalent with two year’s work experience; or

Completion of a QF Level 3 programme, or equivalent, with one year’s work experience or currently employed.

Financial Assistance Scheme

This course has been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Vplus Engineering. Successful applicants will be refunded 60% of the tuition fees of eligible programmes.

Applicants can use the "Apply Online" function, which available from the programme website and login to the Online Enrolment System to submit their applications.

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Tel: 2435 9423 
Fax: 2432 2253
Email: EDiT@vtc.edu.hk
Website: EDiT.vtc.edu.hk

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