Scholarship and Government Financial Assistance

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Scholarship
Government Financial Assistance and Subsidy
HKCT provides entrance scholarships to the new students with remarkable academic achievements so as to encourage them to keep up with their satisfactory performance. New students can apply for the scholarship(s) according to the programme level. Also, HKCT provides the support to students whose family is experiencing financial hardship so as to enhance their academic endeavors.
Entrance Scholarship

To offer scholarship to students with excellence academic achievements and excellence record in community services and/or extracurricular activities or participation

Minimum criteria
HKDSE 21 points or above (Best 5 subjects, including English, Chinese and Liberal Studies)

Amount
A full-tuition fee waiver for the first year of study

To offer scholarship to students with outstanding academic achievements and outstanding record in community services and/or extracurricular activities or participation

Minimum criteria
HKDSE 18 points or above (Best 5 subjects, including English, Chinese and Liberal Studies)

Amount
A half-tuition fee waiver for the first year of study

To reward students for outstanding academic achievements

Minimum criteria
HKDSE 15 points or above (Best 5 subjects, including English, Chinese and Liberal Studies)

Amount
$20,000 for the first year of study

To reward students for good academic achievements

Minimum criteria
HKDSE 13 points or above (Best 5 subjects, including English, Chinese and Liberal Studies)

Amount
$10,000 for the first year of study

(ForBachelor of Social Sciences (Hons) in Sports Management with Coaching’only)

To offer scholarship to student with outstanding academic achievements in sports subject or athletes who have represented Hong Kong and achieved outstanding results in international games

Minimum criteria
HKDSE Level 4 or above in the Physical Education elective

Amount
A maximum full-tuition fee waiver after deduction of Non-means-tested Subsidy Scheme (NMTSS)

Others

To reward students from low income family with outstanding academic achievements

Amount
Maximum granted an exemption of the tuition fee of the upcoming year of study

To provide support to students having financial difficulties and satisfactory academic performance for further study

Amount
$5,000

To provide support for students who have financial difficulties to participate in exchange tours, visit and sharing so as to broaden their horizons and experience, and enhance their knowledge

Amount
Maximum $3,000

Remarks
  • Every new student can apply for ONE Entrance Scholarship only
  • The applicants fulfilling all of the criteria in ‘details’ would be considered
  • ‘HKCT Excellence Award’ cannot be applied with ‘Entrance Scholarship’ and ‘Grants’ simultaneously
  • Assessment of the applicants’ eligibility and the granting of Scholarships and Grants are subject to the final decision of the Institute’s Selection Panel. Applicants’ objection to the final result will not be accepted
Entrance Scholarship

To offer scholarship to students with excellent public examination results

Minimum criteria
HKDSE 12 points or above (Level 4 or above in a subject) in one of the recent 3 years

Amount
$3,000 - $9,000

To reward students for excellent performance in open competitions

Minimum criteria
Champion, first runner-up or second runner-up of Talent from 2017 to 2019

Amount
$5,000 - $15,000

To reward students for outstanding record in community services and/or extra-curricular activities or participation

Minimum criteria
Distinguished record in community services and/or extra-curricular activities or participation

Amount
$3,000

Others

To provide support for students who have financial difficulties to participate in exchange tours, visit and sharing so as to broaden their horizons and experience, and enhance their knowledge

Amount
Maximum $3,000

Remarks
  • Every new student can apply for ONE Entrance Scholarship from #1 and ONE from #2-3 simultaneously
  • The applicants fulfilling all of the criteria in ‘details’ would be considered
  • Assessment of the applicants’ eligibility and the granting of Scholarships and Grants are subject to the final decision of the Institute’s Selection Panel. Applicants’ objection to the final result will not be accepted
Entrance Scholarship

To offer scholarship to students with excellent academic achievements

Amount
$15,000

To offer scholarship to students with outstanding academic achievements

Amount
$5,000

To offer scholarship to students with excellent public examination results

Amount
$3,000 - $9,000

To reward students for excellent performance in open competitions

Minimum criteria
Champion, first runner-up or second runner-up of Talent from 2017 to 2019

Amount
$5,000 - $15,000

To reward students for outstanding record in community services and/or extra-curricular activities or participation

Minimum criteria
Distinguished record in community services and/or extra-curricular activities or participation

Amount
$3,000

(For 'Higher Diploma in Fitness, Coaching and Sports Management' only)

To offer scholarship to student with outstanding academic achievements in sports subject or athletes who have represented Hong Kong and achieved outstanding results in international games

Minimum criteria
HKDSE Level 4 or above in the Physical Education elective

Amount:
A maximum half-tuition fee waiver

(For 'Higher Diploma in Early Childhood Education (Inclusive Education) ' only)

To support students who have remarkable personal character and respectable personal past experience

Minimum criteria
Pass in all subjects in each year of study with 80% attendance rate

Amount:
A maximum half-tuition fee waiver

Others

To reward students from low income family with outstanding academic achievements

Amount
Maximum granted an exemption of the tuition fee of the upcoming year of study

To provide support for students who have financial difficulties to participate in exchange tours, visit and sharing so as to broaden their horizons and experience, and enhance their knowledge

Amount
Maximum $3,000

Remarks
  • Every new student can apply for ONE Entrance Scholarship from item 1-3 and ONE from item 4-6 simultaneously, and item 7 cannot be applied with item 1-6 simultaneously. (‘Higher Diploma in Early Childhood Education (Inclusive Education)’ can apply for ONE Entrance Scholarship from #1-7 only)
  • The applicants fulfilling all of the criteria in ‘details’ would be considered
  • ‘HKCT Excellence Award’ cannot be applied with ‘Entrance Scholarship’ simultaneously
  • Assessment of the applicants’ eligibility and the granting of Scholarships and Grants are subject to the final decision of the Institute’s Selection Panel. Applicants’ objection to the final result will not be accepted
Entrance Scholarship

To offer scholarship to students with outstanding academic achievements

Amount
$5,000

To offer scholarship to students with excellent public examination results

Minimum criteria
HKDSE 12 points or above (Level 4 or above in a subject) in one of the recent 3 years

Amount
$3,000 - $9,000

 

To reward students for excellent performance in open competitions

Minimum criteria
Champion, first runner-up or second runner-up of Talent from 2017 to 2019

Amount
$3,000 - $9,000

To reward students for outstanding record in community services and/or extra-curricular activities or participation

Minimum criteria
Distinguished record in community services and/or extra-curricular activities or participation

Amount
$3,000

Others

To reward students from low income family with outstanding academic achievements

Amount
Maximum granted an exemption of the tuition fee of the upcoming year of study

To provide support for students who have financial difficulties to participate in exchange tours, visit and sharing so as to broaden their horizons and experience, and enhance their knowledge

Amount
Maximum $3,000

Remarks
  • Every new student can apply for ONE Entrance Scholarship from item 1-2 and ONE from item 3-4 simultaneously
  • The applicants fulfilling all of the criteria in ‘details’ would be considered
  • ‘HKCT Excellence Award’ cannot be applied with ‘Entrance Scholarship’ simultaneously
  • Assessment of the applicants’ eligibility and the granting of Scholarships and Grants are subject to the final decision of the Institute’s Selection Panel. Applicants’ objection to the final result will not be accepted
Entrance Scholarship

To offer scholarship to students with outstanding academic achievements

Amount
$5,000

To offer scholarship to students with excellent public examination results

Minimum criteria
HKDSE 12 points or above (Level 4 or above in a subject) in one of the recent 3 years

Amount
$3,000 - $9,000

To reward students for excellent performance in open competitions

Minimum criteria

Champion, first runner-up or second runner-up of Talent from 2017 to 2019

Amount
$3,000 - $9,000

To reward students for outstanding record in community services and/or extra-curricular activities or participation

 

Minimum criteria
Distinguished record in community services and/or extra-curricular activities or participation

Amount
$3,000

Others

To reward students from low income family with outstanding academic achievements

Amount
Maximum granted an exemption of the tuition fee of the upcoming year of study

To provide support for students who have financial difficulties to participate in exchange tours, visit and sharing so as to broaden their horizons and experience, and enhance their knowledge

Amount
Maximum $3,000

Remarks
  • Every new student can apply for ONE Entrance Scholarship from item 1-2 and ONE from item 3-4 simultaneously
  • The applicants fulfilling all of the criteria in ‘details’ would be considered
  • ‘HKCT Excellence Award’ cannot be applied with ‘Entrance Scholarship’ simultaneously
  • Assessment of the applicants’ eligibility and the granting of Scholarships and Grants are subject to the final decision of the Institute’s Selection Panel. Applicants’ objection to the final result will not be accepted
Students of HKCT can apply for the following assistance provided by the government according to the programme category:
Subsidy Scheme under the Education Bureau

Eligible local Full-time Self-financing Undergraduate Studies students will receive an annual subsidy of $32,100.

Subsidy Scheme under Student Financial Office

【Grant, Low-interest Loan, Student Travel Subsidy and Community Care Fund — Additional academic expenses】

Financial assistance is provided in the form of grant and / or loan

Provide loan(s) to eligible students to settle tuition fees

Remarks

Application Period, assessment of the applicants’ eligibility and the issuance of the financial assistance and subsidy are subject to the final decision of the Authority

Subsidy Scheme under Student Financial Office

Provides loan(s) to eligible students to settle tuition fees

Remarks

Application Period, assessment of the applicants’ eligibility and the issuance of the financial assistance and subsidy are subject to the final decision of the Authority

Subsidy Scheme under the Education Bureau

Eligible local students will receive an annual subsidy up to $21,400 or $37,300 on the specific Higher Diploma programmes (including Computer Science, Creative Industries, Sports and Recreation, and Tourism and Hospitality)

Subsidy Scheme under Student Financial Office

【Grant, Low-interest Loan, Student Travel Subsidy and Community Care Fund — Additional academic expenses】

Financial assistance is provided in the form of grant and / or loan

Provide loan(s) to eligible students to settle tuition fees

Remarks

Application Period, assessment of the applicants’ eligibility and the issuance of the financial assistance and subsidy are subject to the final decision of the Authority

Subsidy Scheme under Student Financial Office

Provides loan(s) to eligible students to settle tuition fees

Remarks
  • For the programme with QF Level 4 only
  • Application Period, assessment of the applicants’ eligibility and the issuance of the financial assistance and subsidy are subject to the final decision of the Authority
Subsidy Scheme under Student Financial Office

Provides loan(s) to eligible students to settle tuition fees

Reside beyond 10 minutes walking distance from school and require to use public transport for travelling to school

Remarks
  • For the programme with QF Level 3 only, excluding Diploma Yi Jin
  • Application Period, assessment of the applicants’ eligibility and the issuance of the financial assistance and subsidy are subject to the final decision of the Authority
Education Bureau
(NMTSS) 3468 2277 / (SSSDP) 3468 2266
Units 803-804, 8/F., Sunlight Tower, 248 Queen's Road East, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
Student Finance Office
(FASP) 2152 9000 / (NLSPS) 2150 6222 / (ENLS) 2150 6223
(FASP) 3 Concorde Road, Kai Tak, Kowloon / (NLSPS & ENLS) 12/F, Cheung Sha Wan Government Offices, 303 Cheung Sha Wan Road, Kowloon.