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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. Unless otherwise stated in the Programme-specific subject requirements, 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 can be counted as elective subjects.

  2. Mathematics Extended Part (i.e. Module 1 (Calculus and Statistics) / Module 2 (Algebra and Calculus)) will be counted as an elective subject. If applicants have taken both Module 1 and Module 2, only the module with best result will be taken into consideration.

  3. 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:
    • ‘Attained’ or above in HKDSE Applied Learning Chinese
    • Grade E or above in GCE (A-Level / AS-Level / O-Level) Chinese
    • Grade E / Grade 3 or above in GCSE / IGCSE Chinese   
    For programmes with specific entrance requirements on the Chinese Language proficiency, please click here for details.

  4. In addition to the General Entrance Requirements, individual programme may require specific subject requirements. Also, some programmes may give higher weighting to certain subjects, core and/or elective, and some may also grant preference to certain elective subjects in admission selection.  Please refer to the ‘Programme-specific subject requirements’ for details or click here.

  5. The University accepts combined results of HKDSE examination. The best results will be counted for meeting the entrance requirements and for the calculation of admissions scores.

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

OUHK will consider the best grade attained for a particular subject from any sittings of HKDSE examination taken by the applicant. There is no grade penalty for multiple sittings.

First Year Tuition FeeUpdated

HK$ 84,616

Estimated Programme Fees
1st year: HK$84,616
Whole Programme: HK$338,464

Estimated Programme Fees after deducting NMTSS subsidy (HK$33,100/year), if applicable
1st year: HK$51,516
Whole Programme: HK$206,064


  1. The composite tuition/programme fees listed above have included laboratory/practicum/immersion course fees, etc., if applicable.
  2. Non-local students will be charged at a higher rate.
  3. There will be an annual adjustment of tuition fees which will be capped at the actual Composite Consumer Price Index (CCPI) to be announced by the Government. The estimated composite tuition/programme fees for the whole programme has not yet taken the CCPI for the second to fourth (or fifth) year, i.e. 2022/23 to 2024/25 (or 2025/26) academic year, into account.
  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. The NMTSS subsidy amount of HK$33,100/year set out above is for the 2021/22 academic year (AY).
  6. A student’s eligibility for the NMTSS and the annual subsidy amount allocated in an academic year is subject to EDB’s final approval.
  7. Only local students are eligible for subsidy under NMTSS.


Dr. Kevin Hung


Tel: 27686865


Application Statistics (after Modification of Programme Choices)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2020 168 243 338 419 417 1585
2019 194 305 349 473 560 1881
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
2020 32 8 4 3 6 53
2019 30 15 6 4 7 62
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