Diploma in Business Information Technology

Diploma in Business Information Technology


The Diploma aims to provide a foundation in Information Technology for further studies and for entry into a career in the IT and related industry.

Graduates are eligible to apply for the Advanced Diploma in Business Information Technology offered by The Hong Kong Management Association.

Information at a Glance


Commencement Date:


Deadline for New Application:

Tuition fee for Members:


(HK$3,300 per module)

Tuition fee for Non-members:


(HK$3,600 per module)

Medium of Instruction:


Mode of Instruction:


Due to current COVID-19 situation, the mode of instruction might be changed from face-to-face to online teaching if necessary in the event that face-to-face classes cannot be held. The Association will contact the students concerned with details of such arrangements as necessary.




The overall aim of the programme are to provide students with the skills for further study in the IT and Business domain and to introduce skills which can be used in employment, including lifelong learning skills; to provide students with practical skills and a strong theoretical underpinning in the area of networks, databases and websites in a business context. Candidates will be given the opportunity to develop essential thinking and study skills in IT and through a balance of academic and vocational subject.

Programe Structure

The Programme consists of four modules:

  1. Computer Network (30 hours)
  2. Computer Systems (30 hours)
  3. Databases (30 hours)
  4. Designing and Developing a Website (30 hours)


100% course work based. Students will be assessed by a range of assessment tasks such as assignments, projects, quizzes, test, presentation as specified in the module outline.

Students must pass all four modules in order to be eligible for the award of Diploma in Business Information Technology.


Entry Requirements

  1. HKDSE with a minimum of 2 subjects at Level 2 and 1 subject in Level 3; or
  2. HKCEE with 4 subjects attained at Grade E or above, including English Language (Syllabus B) or
  3. HKAL with at least 1 subject attained at Grade E or above; or
  4. have successfully completed the Project Yi Jin (毅 進 計 劃) Programme; or
  5. LCCI Certificate in Business Information Systems or Information Processing Level 3; or
  6. be aged at 18 or above and completed Form 5 study with at least 1 year’s relevant work experience plus interview, if required.

A good working knowledge of English language is vital and prior computer experience will be an advantage.


Course Details

Ms Anastasia Mak
Phone: 2774 8503
Email: anastasiamak@hkma.org.hk

General Enquiry / Course Enrolment / Membership

Phone: 2774 8500 or 2774 8501
Email: hkma@hkma.org.hk / enrol@hkma.org.hk
Fax: 2365 1000

Note: The Secretariat reserves the right to alter the dates, time and venue of the scheduled classes. In such case, students will be notified in advance.

Payment Methods