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The Open University of Hong Kong


Bachelor of Business Administration with Honours in Professional Accounting 專業會計榮譽工商管理學士

BBA (Hons) Pro Acct

Short Description

This programme prepares students for a professional qualification in accounting and equips them with broad-based knowledge in financial accounting, management accounting, taxation, auditing, law and accounting information systems. Graduates can seek employment as professional accountants, or pursue careers in related fields such as auditing, taxation and business advisory services.

The programme is accredited by the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA), the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), the Association of International Accountants (AIA), and CPA Australia. Graduates are eligible to register with HKICPA's Qualification Programme and claim maximum exemptions from examinations of ACCA, AIA and CPA Australia.



  • 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:
    • ‘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.

  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

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$ 88,150

Estimated Programme Fees
1st year: HK$88,150
Whole Programme: HK$352,600

Estimated Programme Fees after deducting NMTSS subsidy (HK$32,100/year), if applicable
1st year: HK$56,050
Whole Programme: HK$224,200


  1. The estimated composite tuition/programme fees listed above are subject to the University’s approval and 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. 2021/22 to 2023/24 (or 2024/25) 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. 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 2020/21 academic year is HK$32,100.
  6. Only local students are eligible for subsidy under NMTSS.


Programme Administration Office


Tel: 27686940


Application Statistics (after Modification of Programme Choices)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2019 176 265 359 394 524 1718
2018 280 345 389 439 620 2073
2017 339 444 432 583 701 2499
2016 482 664 643 732 882 3403
2015 771 897 833 921 1060 4482
2014 868 1043 994 1163 1275 5343
2013 503 706 985 1131 1340 4665
2012 372 643 859 1140 1231 4245

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

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2019 50 29 29 14 18 140
2018 82 54 17 12 10 175
2017 109 90 37 24 40 300
2016 194 150 49 24 47 464
2015 330 165 0 0 0 495
2014 279 191 0 0 0 470
2013 112 138 0 0 0 250
2012 12 30 29 13 16 100