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Corporate Governance

As an international financial centre, people with expertise in corporate governance and compliance are highly sought after in Hong Kong.

We offer a range of corporate goverance programmes, from short courses (e.g. HKICS examination preparatory courses) to advanced diploma programme. These programmes provide pathways to articulate to bachelor degrees, postgraduate degrees and professional qualifications. The multiple entry and exit points, and the flexible study schedule, help part-time students to pursue a professional career in corporate goverance.

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This programme is mainly designed for those in company administration and management who are interested in learning more about the company secretary's role and function. The programme aims to equip students with contemporary theory and standards in corporate governance, business law, risk management and compliance regulations.
Start To be advised
Duration 1 year to 2 years
Fee HK$7,000 per module (for Module 1 to 5); HK$5,000 per module (for Module 6) (All fees are subject to change without prior notice)
This programme aims to provide knowledge, understanding and intellectual skills in the areas of  Business Management, Administrative Management and Corporate Governance. It provides students with practical skills relating directly to the subjects and a range of transferable skills that will equip students for a career in company administration, governance, company secretaryship, business management and related areas.
Start 28 OCT 2019 (MON)
Duration 20 months
Fee HK$37,000 per programme (by 3 instalments)
(*course fees are subject to change without prior notice.)

Hong Kong has a reputation for being one of the world’s freest economies, with a level playing field in commerce and a fair and equitable society abiding by the rule of law. This unique environment has continued to give Hong Kong a competitive edge. By introducing this programme, we aim to provide knowledge and skills to the workforce in the areas of  business administration, secretaryship, compliance and ethics. 
Start 28 OCT 2019 (MON)
Duration 12 months
Fee HK$3700 - 3800
The role of the company secretary becomes more important nowadays, especially those working in listed and non-listed companies in Hong Kong. Company secretary plays a great deal in promoting best practices, overseeing the development for the board and advising the board on the latest development in regulatory and legal requirements and standards.  Thus, possessing good company secretarial knowledge would lead company secretary to gain a competitive edge in career path.
Start 09 NOV 2019 (SAT)
Duration 2 months
Fee HK$3800
This programme is endorsed by the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries (HKICS). The aim of the module is to instill the knowledge and key skills necessary for the Chartered Secretary to act as chief adviser to the Board on best practice in corporate governance, and as the catalyst for systematic application and development in the major global forms of organization and to prepare candidates to write the professional examinations of the International Qualifying Scheme, which is recognized worldwide. It is the students' responsibility to determine whether they are eligible to participate in the IQS examination.
Start 29 JUL 2019 (MON)
Duration 3 months
Fee HK$4,000

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開課日期 2019年8月19日 (星期一)
修業期 2個月
課程費用 學費 : HK$3,750 (*學費並不包括考察費用,考察費用需另行自費)

Good communication skill is required in today’s working environment.  Effective communication skills with supervisors, colleagues and clients become crucial in the working environment where competencies in speaking and written abilities are compulsory to ensure the message is well-delivered and understood.  Administrative and secretarial staff play an important role, good written and interpersonal communication skills are required to ensure effectiveness and efficiency in the delivery of service.

This course will enable students to learn how to draft formal documents including business correspondences, newsletters, circulars, agendas, minutes of meetings, business reports, memorandums, emails, etc. 
Start 02 SEP 2019 (MON)
Duration 5 weeks
Fee HK$1,500
HKICS Programme Series – “Big Data and Corporate Governance” aims to target student members and existing members of HKICS  as well as those who are interested in understanding more on Big Data in the context of Corporate Governance. The students are not required to have prior knowledge in statistics and data analysis. Through studying this short course, students would be able to better understand the ethical issues of Big Data collection, relevant privacy protection, application of software in data analysis, challenges and opportunities using Big Data in corporate environment, and the updates on Big Data Governance.
Start 15 SEP 2019 (SUN)
Duration 1 month

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Start To be advised
Duration 3 months
Fee HK$5,280