This professional programme aims to equip students with a solid understanding and foundation in both theoretical and practical knowledge of turfgrass science and management for workplace application in the greening and landscaping industry of Hong Kong. In addition, the Programme reflects shifting values in the turfgrass management. These include a greater emphasis on the notion of sustainable development and the multi-disciplinary nature of the greening and landscaping industry. Furthermore, the Programme will prepare students to pursue lifelong professional development.
Qualified teaching staff will include teachers from experienced specialists and professionals in the related field from both the public and private sectors.
Assessment and Award
A student is eligible for the Professional Certificate in Turfgrass Science and Management award if all of the following conditions are satisfied:
1. Accumulation of 48 Credit Points;
2. Achieve a minimum average pass mark of 40% across all assessment items for each module.
Supplementary exam or re-submission of assessment items would be arranged within 3 months of the end date of each module.
持有學科認可及可核證之過往學習及 / 或工作經驗並通過入學面試或筆試
Class - AY2023/24 - Target to be commenced in September/October 2023
12 months to 24 months
Part-time, weekday evening and/or weekend classes
Tuition Fee and Caution Money
Total HK$36,400 (HK$36,000 being the tuition fee and HK$400 being the caution money), for AY2022/23 only.
- Class will run subject to sufficient enrolments. In the unlikely instance where a class has to be cancelled, cheques received for payment of tuition fee and caution money will be returned to applicants.
- Fees are subject to annual reviews. THEi reserves the right to cancel any programme/class, revise programme content or change the class commencement date/class venue if circumstances so warrant.
Medium of Instruction
Cantonese and English
Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (Chai Wan Campus)
133 Shing Tai Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong
Main round application to be closed on 31 July 2023 (Monday).