Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management (CEF) - HKU SPACE: Business Management, Human Capital Leadership courses
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Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management
商業管理深造文憑

CEF Reimbursable Course

CEF Reimbursable Course

CEF Reimbursable Course (selected modules only)

CEF Reimbursable Course (selected modules only)

Course Code
MS112A
Application Code
1965-MS112A

Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
11 Jan 2022 (Tue)
Next intake(s)
May 2022
Duration
12 months to 24 months
Language
English
Course Fee
Total Tuition Fee: HKD$39,000 ($6,500 per module)
[Tuition Fee by 3 instalments; each instalment: HKD$13,000]
How to Apply
Deadline on 18 Dec 2021 (Sat)
Enquiries
2910 7610
2861 0278
課程將於2022年1月開課!
The next intake of this programme will commence in Jan 2022.

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The Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management aims to equip current and potential business leaders and senior managers with knowledge and competencies appropriate to a leadership role in business management.  The programme adopts a practical approach with the goal of preparing students with the skills to address the managerial issues in an increasingly changing environment.

TARGET STUDENT GROUP
  • Business leaders who want to develop strategic management perspectives for their leadership role;
  • Individuals who desire to develop their management, leadership and decision-making skills; and
  • Individuals who plan to increase their competitiveness in the industry.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

On completion of the programme, students should be able to:

  1. Critically evaluate established and emerging concepts, principles, theories, and philosophies underpinning the broad area of business management at both functional and strategic levels;
  2. Apply emerging and established tools, techniques and methodologies in solving organisational problems;
  3. Utilize the knowledge in accounting and finance for planning and decision making;
  4. Recommend appropriate organisational responses to operational issues and apply appropriate analytical techniques used in strategic decision making;
  5. Critically evaluate the theories and the role of marketing in a variety of contexts;
  6. Identify and utilise appropriate leadership style(s) for situations, including planning, developing and sustaining mutually beneficial relationship between people of different functions in an organisation;
  7. Critically evaluate opportunities for change and implement strategic plans in dynamic business environments to facilitate objectives fulfilment; AND
  8. Apply knowledge in data analytics during the managerial decision-making process.

Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management comprises 6 modules with a total 90 credits.

Upon passing of all the continuous assessment and the in-class test students will be awarded (within the HKU system through HKU SPACE) the “Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management”.

INTAKE

  • 3 intakes per year (Jan; May; Sep)

Study Duration and Teaching Mode

  • Part-time programme: Face-to-Face lecture
  • 13 lectures: weekdays (7 - 10 pm) OR  weekends (2 - 5 pm)
  • Study duration: 12-24 Months (39 hours per module)
  • The medium of instruction: English

ASSESSMENT

  • 70% Attendance Requirement
  • Coursework (Group report & Presentation / Written Report / Online activities) + In-class test (2hours)
Application Code 1965-MS112A -

Duration
  • 39 hours per module
  • 6 module(s)
Intake: Modules: Course Fee:

Sep 2021

1. Accounting and Finance for Management  HKD $13,000
2. Marketing Management
Jan 2022
3. Operations Management HKD $13,000
4. Culture and Change Management: Strategy and Practice

May 2022

5. Leadership and Talent Management

HKD $13,000 

6a. Data-driven Managerial Decision Making (elective module)*
6b. Research Methods (elective module)*

* Student may select one of the elective modules. 

Applicant shall:

  1. hold a bachelor’s degree awards by a recognized institution; OR
  2. hold a professional qualification in a relevant discipline and three years of full-time work experience at senior managerial level in related industries.

If the degree or equivalent qualification is from an institution where the language of teaching and assessment is not English, applicants shall provide evidence of English proficiency, such as:

i.      an overall band of 6.0 or above with no subtests lower than 5.5 in 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.    HKDSE Examination English Language at Level 3 or above; or

iv.    HKALE Use of English at Grade E or above; or

v.     equivalent qualifications.

*Applicants not meeting the standard set of criteria for admission will be considered on individual merit.

Application Fee

HK$200 Application Fee: HKD$200 (Non-refundable)

Course Fee
  • Total Tuition Fee: HKD$39,000 ($6,500 per module)
    [Tuition Fee by 3 instalments; each instalment: HKD$13,000]
  • The CEF Institution Code of HKU SPACE is 100
CEF Courses
Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management
COURSE CODE 33F120675 FEES $39,000 ENQUIRY 2910-7610
Accounting and Finance for Management (Module from Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management)
COURSE CODE 33Z120686 FEES $6,500 ENQUIRY 2910-7610
Operations Management (Module from Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management)
COURSE CODE 33Z120694 FEES $6,500 ENQUIRY 2910-7610
Marketing Management (Module from Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management)
COURSE CODE 33Z120708 FEES $6,500 ENQUIRY 2910-7610
Leadership and Talent Management (Module from Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management)
COURSE CODE 33Z120716 FEES $6,500 ENQUIRY 2910-7610
Culture and Change Management: Strategy and Practice (Module from Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management)
COURSE CODE 33Z120724 FEES $6,500 ENQUIRY 2910-7610
Data-driven Managerial Decision Making (Module from Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management)
COURSE CODE 33Z120732 FEES $6,500 ENQUIRY 2910-7610
Research Methods (Module from Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management)
COURSE CODE 33Z128253 FEES $6,500 ENQUIRY 2910-7610
Continuing Education Fund Continuing Education Fund
This course has been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund.
Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Course Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Course (selected modules only)
Some modules of this course have been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund.

Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management

  • This course is recognised under the Qualifications Framework (QF Level [6])

Application Form Download Application Form

Enrolment Method
Payment Method
1. Cash, EPS, WeChat Pay Or Alipay

Course fees can be paid by cash, EPS, WeChat Pay or Alipay at any HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres.

2. Cheque Or Bank draft

Course fees can also be paid by crossed cheque or bank draft made payable to “HKU SPACE”. Please specify the programme title(s) for application and the applicant’s name.. You may either:

  • bring the completed form(s), together with the appropriate course or application fees in the form of a cheque, and any required supporting documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres;
  • or mail the above documents to any of the HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres, specifying  “Course Application” on the envelope.  HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of payment sent by mail.
3. VISA/Mastercard

Applicants may also pay the course fee by VISA or Mastercard, including the “HKU SPACE Mastercard”, at any HKU SPACE enrolment centres. Holders of the HKU SPACE Mastercard can enjoy a 10-month interest-free instalment period for courses with a tuition fee worth a minimum of HK$2,000; however, the course applicant must also be the cardholder himself/herself. For enquiries, please contact our staff at any enrolment centres.

4. Online Payment

Online application / enrolment is offered for most open admission courses (course enrolled on first come, first served basis) and selected award-bearing programmes. Application fees and course fees of these programmes/courses can be settled by using "PPS by Internet" (not available via mobile phones), VISA or Mastercard. In addition to the aforesaid online payment channels, continuing students of award-bearing programmes, if their programmes offer online service, may also pay their course fees by Online WeChat Pay, Online Alipay and Faster Payment System (FPS). Please refer to Enrolment Methods - Online Enrolment  for details.

Notes

  • If the programme/course is starting within five working days, application by post is not recommended to avoid any delays. Applicants are advised to enrol in person at HKU SPACE Enrolement Centres and avoid making cheque payment under this circustance.
  • Fees paid are not refundable except under very exceptional circumstances (e.g. course cancellation due to insufficient enrolment), subject to the School’s discretion. In exceptional cases where a refund is approved, fees paid by cash, EPS, WeChat Pay, Alipay, cheque or PPS (for online payment only) will normally be reimbursed by a cheque, and fees paid by credit card will normally be reimbursed to the payment cardholder's credit card account.
  • In addition to the published fees, there may be additional costs associated with individual programmes. Please refer to the relevant course brochures or direct any enquiries to the relevant programme team for details.
  • Fees and places on courses cannot be transferrable from one applicant to another. Once accepted onto a course, the student may not change to another course without approval from HKU SPACE. A processing fee of HK$120 will be levied on each approved transfer.
  • Receipts will be issued for fees paid but HKU SPACE will not be repsonsible for any loss of receipt sent by mail.
  • For payment certification, please submit a completed form, a sufficiently stamped and self-addressed envelope, and a crossed cheque for HK$30 per copy made payable to "HKU SPACE" to any of our enrolment centres.