Higher Diploma in Information Technology (Computing)


Programme Feature

Higher Diploma in Computing (HDC) is a dynamic and professional programme that focuses on combining the theoretical and the practical aspects in the field of computing.


The first year of study provides students with an integrated view of various generic and technique skills which are vital to the development of students’ capabilities of learning specific knowledge in their upcoming studies.


In the second year, students will then take up a specialized study theme for a more in-depth training in the different areas in computing.

After the successful completion of the programme, students will 100% articulate to the final year of the honour degree – BSc (Hons) Cyber Security (University of West London)




Programme Objective

This programme is designed to:

introduce fundamental knowledge and skills in different areas of Information Technology including programming, networking and information security. Graduates are prepared for further studies in the Information Technology and related areas. Graduates will also be able to pursue a broad range of positions in the Information Technology industry, including programmer, network analyst, information security analyst and become an IT professional through further study or professional training plus work experience.



Study Mode:

Full time / Part time



Language Medium:

  • English Class



Details of qualifications register record

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Registration Validity Period

01/09/2020 - 31/08/2023






Admissions and Registration Office

Address : 213 Nam Cheong Street, Sham Shui Po, Kowloon

Tel : (852) 27822433

Fax : (852) 27820497

E-mail : enquiry@hkit.edu.hk