This programme is accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications (HKCAAVQ). Students are eligible to apply for Grant/Loan through the Financial Assistance Schemes provided by the Hong Kong Government ( ).


Programme Structure


Mode of study
Graduation Requirements

Full-time, 2 years
Part-time, 2-3 years

Completion and obtained Pass or above in 16 required subjects


Qualified applicants may be exempted from up to 8 modules, which will be decided on a case-by-case basis. (e.g. exemption of maximum 8 modules for Higher Diploma; and exemption of maximum 4 modules for Certificate)



Modules (單元)
Subjects (科目)
6 Core Modules
  • English Language Development
  • Workplace English
  • Introduction to Quantitative Analysis
  • Communication
  • Information Systems and Multimedia
  • Computing
4 General Education

Sample modules under ADBA

  • Hong Kong Taxation
  • Economics
  • Hong Kong Law
  • Brand Marketing
  • Introduction to Events
  • Digital Marketing
6 Elective modules

Sample modules under ADA

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Introduction to Tourism
  • Leadership
  • Marketing



Area of Study

Students may choose the following areas to study:

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Marketing
  • Management
  • Hotel and Tourism



Advanced standing

Enrolled students who have prior qualifications from other institution may apply credit transfer or course exemption. Each application will be considered individually.

For more information, please refer to entry requirements.