We aim to provide students with a strong foundation in the core computer technologies. Students will be equipped with the theoretical and practical aspects of both hardware and software. In addition, the major provides opportunities for students to develop independent learning, organizational skills and communication skills. On completion of the major, graduates will be able to analyze, design and implement digital and computer systems. They will also be sufficiently prepared to pursue postgraduate studies and will be able to recognize the need for, and to engage in life-long learning.
With the rapid developments in computer technology and multimedia applications, graduates will find ample opportunities in both hardware and software development positions for IT products and services. Potential employers include computer product development companies, software and system solutions companies, banks, finance and insurance companies, and the Hong Kong SAR Government.
- Premier Employers
Government/ Government-related Organizations: Police, Rating and Valuation, Customs and Excise Department, and Hospital Authority
Engineering/ Technology: Science Park, Argent Software, IBM, Epson, HP, Mitsubishi, Hitachi, Reuters, SAE Magnetics, NEC, New World Telecom, Elec & Eltek International, EXEL HK, China Unicom, Cosco (HK)
Finance/ Banking/ Property: HSBC, DBS, Dah Sing Bank, Hang Seng Bank, Wing Lung Bank, Hong Yip Service
Transportation and Logistics: OOCL Logistics, Cathay Pacific, Airport
- Job Nature of Graduates
Computer/ Design Engineer, Technical Support Engineer/ Specialist, Telecommunication Engineer, Software/ System Engineer, Programmer, System / IT Support Analyst, IT Officer, Scientific Consultant / Technologist, Academic Researcher, Solution Developer, Marketing and Sales Executive, etc.
- Graduate Employment Survey 2012
The survey shows that 95.92% of the BEngCE graduates were engaged before the cut-off date, with 91.84% in the job market and 4.08% in full-time postgraduate studies. Click here for details.
The major programme has been accredited by the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers, one of the educational requirements for obtaining Charter status. Based on the 'Washington Accord', graduates will receive reciprocal recognition from the equivalent bodies in Australia, Canada, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong-China, Ireland, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa, Turkey, the United Kingdom and the United States.
Last Updated : 8 Apr 2013