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Recognition of Prior Learning - Information & Communications Technology Industry Eligibility for Application


The applicant must meet the following requirements:

  • be currently or previously in employment with the relevant industry;
  • be a Hong Kong resident having the right of abode, the right to land or to stay in Hong Kong without restriction, i.e. either one of the symbols "A" (right of abode), “R” (right to land) or "U" (right to stay without any restrictions) should appear under the date of birth on his/her Hong Kong Identity Card (HKID Card). For interpretation of the symbols, please visit the website of the Immigration Department at Holders of one-way permits who come to settle in Hong Kong from Mainland China can also apply. Those who are unable to present their one-way permits and HKID cards in person for verification by the RPL Assessment Office should attach the photocopies of the same to the application forms for submission by mail; and
  • have reached the minimum requirement for the number of years of working and relevant experience of the specific clusters of units to be recognized.