The work of a Company Secretary includes not only administrative duties, but also ensuring the compliance with regulation requirements and advising the directors on good corporate governance. The Diploma aims to equip participants with the competency to perform the demanding tasks by providing the professional knowledge and key skills essential to a Company Secretary, as well as opportunities to share practical experience and exchange ideas.
This programme is suitable for not only executives who are already taking up the responsibilities of a Company Secretary, but also those who are pursuing a career in the field of corporate administration and seeking advancement on a management level.
This programme commences in May and November each year, and the application deadline is normally two weeks prior to commencement date.
Talent Development Fund
60th Anniversary Talent Development Fund: Now open for application. Successful applicant will be awarded $10,000. (Applicants must meet the requirements of the scheme. Only new application of the programmes are accepted and students are not allowed to apply fund for programmes which are currently enrolled.)
Information at a Glance
Deadline for New Application:
(Including an application fee of HK$250)
Medium of Instruction:Cantonese
Mode of Instruction:Face-to-face
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.
This programme can be completed in ten months. It consists of six modules, with a diploma being awarded upon successful completion of the course.
- Hong Kong Company Law
- Financial Accounting
- Corporate Administration
- Hong Kong Taxation
- Media Management
- Corporate Finance
|Course Title||Course Code|
|Financial Accounting (A Module of Professional Diploma for Company Secretaries)||23Z01490-6|
|Hong Kong Taxation (A Module of Professional Diploma for Company Secretaries)||23Z01491-4|
|Corporate Finance (A Module of Professional Diploma for Company Secretaries)||23Z01492-2|
|Students applying for the Continuing Education Fund (CEF) should submit their applications directly to the Office of the CEF before the commencement of the programme. For details, please visit the website: www.info.gov.hk/sfaa/cef or contact the CEF enquiry hotline: 3142 2277.|
The Office of the Continuing Education Fund dose not have record of registration of this course under the Qualifications Framework.
Admission is on a competitive and individual basis entirely at the discretion of the respective universities. Admission criteria and procedures are set by them and are subject to change without prior notice. The Association does not give any warranty and will not accept any liability regarding the above.
It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualification to which these courses may lead.
Application fee: HK$200
Module fee: HK$3,680 each module (payable by 4 instalments)
Applicants should fulfil the following requirements:
- hold a recognized academic degree or professional qualificaiton, and have at least 1 year of working experience; OR
- be fully matriculated, and have at leaast 2 years of working experience; OR
- be a secondary school graduate and have at least 3 years of working experience; AND
- have a reasonable command of the English language