The Open University of Hong Kong (OUHK) recognizes the following two professional diploma programmes of the Hong Kong Customs College (HKCC) for a maximum of 40 credits for credit transfer towards all OUHK bachelor’s degree programmes and bachelor’s with honours degree programmes:
(1) Professional Diploma Programme in Customs Operations for Customs Officers#1
(2) Professional Diploma Programme in Customs Management for Inspectors.#1
In addition, a specific arrangement is in place for candidates holding either one of the above professional diplomas to apply for Block Credit Transfer (BCT) with a recognized Higher Diploma#2, or Associate Degree#2 or equivalent qualification or above#3. The maximum transfer that may be granted is 80 credits towards an ordinary bachelor’s degree programme and 100 credits towards a bachelor’s with honours degree programme. Currently, this specific arrangement covers all bachelor’s degrees and bachelor’s degree with honours offered by the School and Arts and Social Sciences, the Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration, the School of Science and Tecnology, and the following three programmes of the School of Education and Languages:
Bachelor of General Studies
Bachelor of Language Studies (English)
Bachelor of Language Studies (English) (Honours)
Candidates should note that eligibility under this specific arrangement is subject to individual assessment. Candidates may apply for credit transfer via General Credit Transfer (GCT) or Block Credit Transfer (BCT). Each application submitted is subject to the assessment criterion of the respective credit transfer scheme.
Interested candidates are advised to obtain more information on OUHK advanced standing scheme by going through the web pages on advanced standing or to consult the Guide to Application for Advanced Standing.
For general enquiries on the credit transfer arrangement between OUHK and HKCC, please contact the Advanced Standing & Graduation Office at 2768-6624.
#1 For the recognition mentioned, a Total Credit Value (TCV) of 40 is assigned to this professional diploma.
#2 A recognized Higher Diploma or Associate Degree is normally assigned a Total Credit Value (TCV) of 80.
#3 The Total Credit Value (TCV) of the qualification to be accepted under this specific arrangement should 80 or above.
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Modified Date: Aug 11, 2021