About Hong Kong Baptist University School of Continuing Education
The School of Continuing Education (SCE) of Hong Kong Baptist University was founded in 1975 and is one of the seven schools or faculties of the University. The educational objectives of the SCE are based on the notion "Learning is a lifelong process". The School has been providing people of all ages with ways and options for professional and academic advancement to meet the needs of the rapidly changing society.
The School offers quality education programmes. It has also designed a comprehensive study ladder which gives much flexibility to individuals to plan for their studies at their own pace and time. It includes short courses, Certificate and Diploma programmes, Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes, as well as tailor-made in-house training courses for corporations and the government.
At present, there are over 6,300 full-time students and over 11,000 part-time students enrolled in programmes of different disciplines at various levels from certificates, diplomas, higher/professional diplomas and associate degrees, undergraduate and higher degrees. In addition to offering degree programmes awarded by Hong Kong Baptist University, the School has also provided various degree programmes collaboratively with different overseas institutions since 1985.
Besides, more than 200 short courses are planned for each of the three terms in a year. Some short courses designed on a modular basis are grouped into various streams under the Certificate and Diploma programmes. All of these programmes are designed with various study modes incorporating lectures, tutorials, intensive seminars and group study, enabling learners to continuously upgrade their knowledge and professional skills.