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Executive EducationDigital Innovation

Postgraduate Diploma in Digital Strategy and Business Transformation

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Course Code
Application Code

Study mode
Start Date
To be advised
Next intake(s)
1 year
English supplemented with Cantonese
Course Fee
How to Apply
Deadline on 08 Nov 2016 (Tue)
Individual face-to-face or telephone consultation appointment is available upon request.

Many new job titles with the word Digital in them have appeared in the job market recently. This reflects a growing need for new talents with digital skills. It will continue to grow with the rise of the Mobile Internet, the Internet of Things (advocated in the West) and Internet Plus (advocated in China). Digital Strategy and Business Transformation (DSBT), is designed to enable students to take advantage of new opportunities in the digital age for both their personal and corporate advancement.

Why Should You Enrol

Numerous job titles with the word 'digital', 'digital marketing manager' and 'digital strategist have appeared in the market in recent years -- reflecting a rapidly increasing need for new talents with digital skills.  Indeed, this need for digital talents will continue to rise with the proliferation of Mobile Internet, Internet of Things and Internet Plus.


Middle to senior level people in:​

Target Audience (DSBT)


This programme is designed to enable students to take advantage of new market opportunities in the digital age for personal and corporate advancement.  They will also be able to spearhead their companies' digital strategies, drive business transformation and deliver real business results in today's digital era.

Programme Structure (DSBT)

*Only one module will be offered each month.

Distinguished Lecturers

Alexander Chan Biography

Toa Charm Biography

Jacqueline Chong Biography

Days / Time
  • Saturday 14:00 - 17:00 and 18:00 - 21:00
  • Sunday 14:00 - 17:00
Applicants should:
(a) hold a bachelor’s degree awarded by a recognised institution, with 3 years’ relevant work
       experience; and
(b) provide evidence of English proficiency (if the degree or equivalent qualification is from an
       institution where the language of teaching and assessment is not English) such as: 
             (i)   an overall band of 6.0 or above with no subtests lower than 5.5 in the IELTS; or
(ii)  a score of 550 or above in the paper-based TOEFL, or a score of 213 or above in the
        computer-based TOEFL, or a score of 80 or above in the internet-based TOEFL; or
(iii) HKALE Use of English at Grade E or above; or 
(iv) HKDSE Examination English Language at Level 3 or above; or 
(v)  equivalent qualifications.
Applicants with other qualifications and relevant work experience will be considered on individual merit.
Application Fee


Course Fee
  • Course Fee : HK$50000 (to be paid in two instalments)

Application Form Download Application Form

Enrolment Method
Please submit your application with all of the following documents to one of our enrolment centres in person or by post to the following address:
HKU SPACE Executive Academy
Postgraduate Diploma Programmes
10/F., T. T. Tsui Building,
The University of Hong Kong
Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
Attn: Mr. Alex Wong
  1. Copy of HKID Card#;
  2. Certified true copies of full educational certificates and transcripts;
  3. Testimonials or other documentary proof of the applicant’s work experience;
  4. A 500-word letter outlining the applicant's education, training and working experience, and saying how he/she would benefit from the programme;
  5. Resume; and
  6. A crossed cheque or bank draft of HK$150 made payable to "HKU SPACE" as application fee (non-refundable)
# To study in Hong Kong, all non-local applicants are required to obtain a student visa issued by the Immigration Department
of the HKSAR Government, except for those admitted to Hong Kong for employment or as dependants, who do not need prior approval before taking up part-time studies. It is the responsibility of individual applicants to make appropriate visa arrangements. Holding an acceptance letter to a HKU SPACE academic programme/course does not guarantee the issue of a student visa.