What is the Innovation and Technology Fund (ITF)?
ITF supports projects that contribute to the innovation and technology upgrading and development in local industry. For more detail, please visit http://www.info.gov.hk/itc/index.html.
What is UICP?
UICP is an industry-support programme under the ITF that aims to stimulate private sector interest in the area of research and development (R&D) through leveraging the knowledge and resources of local universities. Teaching Company Scheme is a funding scheme under the UIPC that funds R&D projects.
This scheme aims to encourage companies to take on graduate students who wish to pursue a higher degree in local universities for specific R&D projects with: