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*Combined figure for programmes JS6963 & JS6937. As the 2022/23 academic year is the beginning of the 2022/23 - 2024/25 triennium for which the allocation of UGC-funded places are still subject to the Government's approval, the number of intake places shown above is indicative only and subject to changes or confirmation.

Programme Introduction

EARN A GLOBAL OUTLOOK IN BUSINESS AND ENGINEERING

Jointly offered by the Faculty of Engineering and the HKU Business School, this interdisciplinary double degree programme will equip you with professional knowledge in both engineering and business within a global context. Upon completion of the five-year programme, you will earn a Bachelor of Engineering (BEng)/Bachelor of Engineering in Biomedical Engineering (BEng(BME) and a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA).

What You’ll Study

Students will undertake the first four years of study focusing in BEng or BEng(BME) curriculum, with a number of courses in Business. On successful completion of the degree of BEng or BEng(BME) with a Second Class Honours and the prescribed Business courses, students may proceed to the fifth year of study leading to the degree of BBA, in one of the following majors:

    • Major in Entrepreneurship, Design and Innovation
      • (Note: Candidates must undergo a selection process arranged by the Programme Coordinator for EDI)
    • Major in Finance
    • Major in Human Resource Management
    • Major in Information Systems and Analytics
      • (Note: Major in ISA is not open to candidates of BEng in Computer Science)
    • Major in Marketing
Exciting Opportunities

Test your knowledge and learn what it takes to succeed in the real world through experiential learning opportunities and exchange placements locally and abroad.

Professional Recognition

All BEng programmes now being offered under the code 6937 are accredited by the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE).

Graduates of the BBA programme are eligible for earning the Chartered Global Management Accountants (CGMA), with part of the CIMA examinations exempted, provided that they have completed all required subjects specified in the CIMA mapping guidance.

Career Prospects

The majority of BEng graduates will work in the engineering sector, with other students serving the societies in the business, education, social and community sector. Around 9% of the BEng graduates will pursue further studies in Hong Kong or overseas. At the same time, as BBA graduates, student can also pursue a career in fields such as accounting, advertising, banking, brand management, customer relationship management, finance, human resource management, information systems, investment, marketing research and marketing management.

If you’re considering this programme, please review our programme-specific application standards and deadlines to give yourself the best possible chance of securing a place.  

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