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Continuing Education Fund (CEF)

The Continuing Education Fund (CEF) supports eligible applicants to achieve sector-specific competencies in the areas of Financial Services, Business Services, Logistics, Tourism, Design, Creative Industries, Specification of Competency Standards and Language. So far, injections into the CEF have totalled HK$6.2 billion. The Government has announced that an additional HK$1.5 billion will be injected into the Fund in 2017-18. 80% of tuition fees, subject to a maximum sum of HK$10,000, can be reimbursed on successful completion of an approved course. 
 
Reimbursements may be made in respect of more than one approved course, subject to the maximum ceiling of HK$10,000 per applicant not being exceeded. The Government stipulates that to be eligible for reimbursements, students who enrolled in an approved course on or after 1 February 2008 are required to attend at least 70% of the course, and achieve at least a 50% passing mark in the overall assessment.