Bachelor of Science with Honours in Computer Engineering

The Bachelor of Science with Honours in Computer Engineering is a two-year top-up degree programme.

Year 3 entry   Programme code: BSCHCEF3
Total credits: 80

Holders of a Higher Diploma or Associate Degree in computer engineering or a related area may apply to this programme.

The programme provides an early exit option for graduate with a Bachelor of Science Degree on completion of the required 40-credit courses.


This programme covers the software and hardware that make up a computer system, with courses in specialized areas focusing on computer systems design, multimedia processing, and computer networking. Graduates of this programme are equipped with comprehensive knowledge on the design and implementation of the systems and components that make up a computer system.

Career prospect

Potential employers include computer product development companies, system solutions companies, and IT departments of large companies or organizations. Premier employers include the Bank of China, Cathay Pacific, Foxconn, HP, Huawei, PCCW and Smartone. Other graduates have chosen to further their studies in local and international universities.

Programme structure

Please click here to view the programme structure.

Language of instruction


Duration of programme

• 1 year (Bachelor's Degree)
• 2 years (Bachelor's Degree with Honours)

Contact information
Dr Angus Wong (Programme Leader)
(852) 2768 6824
Mr Bruce Tong (Programme Coordinator)
(852) 2768 6824


Student activities

We regularly organize technical visits to companies and facilities related to electronic and computer engineering. Through these events, students have the opportunities to learn about the newest trends in technology, possible career prospects, and how engineering innovations contribute to the society.

Technical Visit to RTHK Technical Visit to MTR Kowloon Station


Student achievement

‘Challenge Cup’ National Competition — Hong Kong Regional Final Hong Kong University Student Innovation and Enterpreneurship Competition 2016

Full-time computer engineering students won the Second Prize in the ‘Challenge Cup’ National Competition - Hong Kong Regional Final. The project related to Information technology in innovation. The competition provided them with an opportunity to broaden their horizon and share their experiences with outstanding innovative and entrepreneurial talents from across mainland China.

Hong Kong & Macau 2015 NetRiders CCNA Skills Competition

A full-time Computer Engineering student won the Hong Kong & Macau 2015 NetRiders CCNA Skills Competition organized by the Cisco Networking Academy. He went on to compete at the Greater China and Mongolia region final round in September.