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The Open University of Hong Kong


Bachelor of Engineering with Honours in Electronic and Computer Engineering 電子及電腦工程學榮譽工學士

BEng(Hons)Elec & CompEng

Short Description

The programme is built upon a foundation in Mathematics, Electronics, Computing, as well as the areas of computer network, software design, signal processing, and digital communication. Courses in the specialized areas focus on high performance computer design, wireless communication, digital multimedia, biomedical technologies, network programming, and mobile application development. Students will also participate in industrial training and placement.

Graduates from this programme will have the ability to analyse and design electronic and computer software, hardware, networks and systems. They can become a software programmer/analyst, computer system designer or telecommunication engineer.

This programme is accredited by the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE).



  • Programme Entrance Requirements
  • General Entrance Requirements
Same as General Entrance Requirements
Core Subjects Minimum Level
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level
One of the following elective subjects:
  1. HKDSE Category B subjects (Applied Learning) with attainment at “Attained” or above; or Category C subjects (Other Languages) with attainment at grade E or above will be considered as elective subjects.

  2. Non-Chinese Speaking (NCS) applicants, who have met the specified circumstances as announced by the Education Bureau (EDB), can use the following qualifications to replace HKDSE Chinese Language level 3 to meet the entrance requirement for Chinese Language:
    • HKDSE Applied Learning Chinese: Attained  
    • GCE (A-Level /AS-Level) Chinese: Grade E or above  
    • GCE (O-Level)/ GCSE/ IGCSE Chinese: Grade E or above

    For programmes with specific entrance requirements on the Chinese Language proficiency, please click here for details.

  3. Some programmes may give higher weighting or preference for certain elective subjects in admission selection.  Please refer to the ‘Programme Information’ for details or click here.

Calculation of scores for applicants with more than 1 sitting in HKDSE Examination

The University will calculate the best grades attained by an applicant from the most current two sittings of HKDSE taken by the applicant.  There is no grade penalty for multiple sittings.

First Year Tuition Fee

HK$ 75,749

Estimated Programme Fees
1st year: HK$75,749
Whole Programme: HK$334,228

Estimated Programme Fees after deducting NMTSS subsidy (HK$30,800/year), if applicable
1st year: HK$44,949
Whole Programme: HK$211,028


  1. The estimated composite tuition/programme fees listed above are for reference only. The rate is subject to approval. Tuition fees are charged according to the number of course credits taken by a student. A student will normally take 40 credits in an academic year.
  2. The composite tuition/programme fees listed above have included laboratory/ practicum/ immersion course fee, etc., if applicable.
  3. The estimated composite tuition/programme fee for the whole programme has taken the Composite Consumer Price Index (CCPI) projected by OUHK for the second to fourth year, i.e. 2020/21 to 2022/23, into account but the annual adjustment of tuition fee will be capped at the actual CCPI to be announced by the Government or the CCPI projected by the University, whichever is lower.
  4. Students, who fulfilled the stipulated requirements set by the Education Bureau (EDB), are eligible for the Non-means-tested Subsidy Scheme for Self-financing Undergraduate Studies in Hong Kong (“NMTSS”) provided by the Government. For details of the scheme and eligibility, please visit
  5. A student’s eligibility for the NMTSS and the annual subsidy amount allocated in an academic year is subject to EDB’s final approval. The annual subsidy amount of NMTSS for the 2018/19 academic year is HK$30,800. The annual subsidy amount for the 2019/20 academic year will be announced by the Government later.
  6. Only local students are eligible for subsidy under NMTSS.


Dr. Angus Wong


Tel: 27686011


Application Statistics (after Modification of Programme Choices)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2018 223 296 370 543 663 2095
2017 226 294 348 481 610 1959
2016 238 321 428 572 737 2296
2015 306 436 512 726 829 2809
2014 364 508 650 834 913 3269
2013 492 620 783 974 1181 4050
2012 209 387 584 884 989 3053

Offer Statistics (as at the Announcement of the Main Round Offer Results)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2018 47 17 12 16 7 99
2017 51 27 11 8 18 115
2016 56 21 17 6 0 100
2015 70 0 0 0 0 70
2014 45 0 0 0 0 45
2013 43 0 0 0 0 43
2012 40 0 0 0 0 40