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Offered by OUHK: Bachelor of Computing with Honours in Internet Technology 由公開大學開辦:互聯網科技榮譽電腦學學士

BComp(Hons)Internet Tech

Short Description

This programme was launched in 2004 and has since produced almost a thousand graduates forming a competent workforce to drive Hong Kong’s increasingly important IT sector.  OUHK is a government established university and her Computing programmes have been strong in teaching as well as innovative education research.

This programme aims to prepare students with computing knowledge and skills to excel in the future innovative technology sector.  Students will be equipped with a solid foundation in problem solving and software engineering, and exposed to recent advances in artificial intelligence, data mining, and various software and Internet technologies.  The final year study enables students to develop sought-after specialization for their initial career.  The final year project invites students to develop innovative solutions for non-trivial problems through integration of core and latest technologies such as virtual reality, augmented reality, mobile game, machine learning, and text mining.

Graduates of this programme are well-recognized by local IT employers of all sizes.  They are qualified to work as software engineers, analyst programmers, information technology officers, and other entry level roles in the exciting, innovative, and growing IT sector, which has an excellent career outlook and is currently experiencing talent shortage.



  • Programme Entrance Requirements
  • General Entrance Requirements
Core Subjects Minimum Level
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level
  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 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:
        - ‘Attained’ or above in HKDSE Category B (Applied Learning Chinese); or
        - Grade E or above in GCE (A-Level / AS-Level / O-Level) Chinese ;  or
        - 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.
Core Subjects Minimum Level
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level
One of the following elective subjects:
Please refer to individual institution for programme-specific entry requirements.

First Year Tuition Fee

HK$ 78,120

Estimated Programme Fees:
1st year: HK$78,120
Whole Programme: HK$312,480

Estimated Programme Fees after deducting SSSDP subsidy (HK$44,100/year):
1st year: HK$34,020
Whole Programme: HK$136,080


  1. The estimated composite tuition/programme fees listed above are for reference only. 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. Non-local students will be charged at a higher rate.
  2. The composite tuition/programme fees listed above have included laboratory/ practicum/ immersion course fees, etc., if applicable.
  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 Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions/Sectors (“SSSDP”) provided by the Government. For details of the scheme and eligibility, please visit
  5. A student’s eligibility for the SSSDP and the annual subsidy amount allocated in an academic year is subject to EDB’s final approval. The annual subsidy amount of SSSDP for non-laboratory-based programmes for the 2021/22 academic year is HK$44,100.
  6. Only local students are eligible for subsidy under SSSDP.


Professor Vanessa Ng


Tel: 27685904


Application Statistics (after Modification of Programme Choices)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2020 170 264 311 368 453 1566
2019 194 313 348 416 479 1750
2018 214 267 361 424 512 1778

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 28 8 3 1 1 41
2019 26 5 2 3 3 39
2018 31 13 12 10 6 72