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.
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.|
|Hang Seng Bank Limited||The Bank of East Asia, Ltd.|
|The Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corp Ltd.||Shanghai Commercial Bank|
|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.|
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.
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.
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.