IT Professional Placement (ITPP)

After completing two years of full-time study, students will join the IT Professional Placement (ITPP) to work in companies joining our placement programme for a year in related fields to gain real work experience. During the placement year, students will take one day off weekly from their work to complete a number of elective courses.

Question What are the Placement Companies?

  • Most of the Placement Companies are internationally well-recognized companies and organizations. The followings are some examples of ITPP companies.
  • In the ITPP, students are allowed to choose their preferred placement companies from a list provided by the Department.
Government / Organizations
Office of the Government Chief Information Officer Hospital Authority
Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd. Housing Department
The Hong Kong Jockey Club  
IT and Software
ESD Services Limited IBM China/HK Ltd.
Hewlett-Packard HK SAR Ltd.  
Bank/Finance
Hang Seng Bank Limited The Bank of East Asia, Ltd.
The Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corp Ltd. Shanghai Commercial Bank
Others
Jardine Matheson Co. & Ltd. Openrice Limited
Orient Overseas Container Line Ltd. The Hongkong Electric Co Ltd.
Thomson Reuters Hong Kong Ltd. Hutchison Telecommunications (HK) Limited
Hong Kong Disneyland Sun Hung Kai Real Estate Agency Ltd.

Question How does ITPP benefit students?

  • ITPP enables students to integrate and apply their knowledge in an actual working environment. It also gives students a head start in their careers after graduation as it is recognised as one year of work experience.

Question How do our students Perform in the ITPP?

  • Half of the Placement Students received positive comments in job performance from the placement companies, and 20% of them received EXCELLENT comments.

Question How much is the average placement salary?

*During the placement year, students will take one day off weekly from their work to complete a number of elective courses on campus.