Professional Certificate Programme in Global ESG Investing

Professional Certificate Programme in Global ESG Investing


The HKMA Global Centre for ESG Education and Research (GC-ESG), now offers Professional Certificate Programme in Global ESG Investing to equip professionals with comprehensive knowledge about ESG investing and related international standards. The official syllabus of “The CFA Institute Certificate in ESG Investing” will be adopted in this programme to help students prepare for the examination organized by CFA Institute. The learning materials adopted in this programme have been recognized by the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI).

Maximum HK$10,000 Subsidy

Name of Programme Provider: The Hong Kong Management Association
Programme Provider Identification Code: PP-TRR419
Programme Identification Code: GTP-661228
Programme Name: Professional Certificate Programme in Global ESG Investing

This programme is one of the Eligible Programmes under the Pilot Green and Sustainable Finance Capacity Building Support Scheme .

Eligible applicants may apply for reimbursement of relevant fees upon successful completion of Eligible Programmes, subject to a ceiling of HK$10,000 and other conditions.

Application should be sent directly to the Pilot GSF Capacity Building Support Scheme office within three months after programme completion. For details, please visit the Scheme website: or contact the Scheme enquiry hotline: 852-2258-6000 or email to

Indicative Topics

  • Introduction to ESG
  • The ESG Market
  • Environmental Factors
  • Social Factors
  • Governance Factors
  • Engagement and Stewardship
  • ESG Analysis, Valuation, and Integration
  • ESG Integrated Portfolio Construction and Management
  • Investment Mandates, Portfolio Analytics, and Client Reporting

Programme Leader

Dr. Mike Hui
Mike Hui is a CFA® charterholder and a holder of CFA ESG Investing Certificate. He also holds an MSc in Finance from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He is awarded a doctoral degree by the University of Wales TSD with the thesis topic: sustainable and responsible investments.

Mike has extensive teaching and training experience and has been teaching CFA® full program and Certified Financial Planner CFP examination programmes in various tertiary institutions for more than ten years. He received the Outstanding Teacher Award from HKU SPACE in 2019. He has been teaching this course for two cohorts with very positive feedback.

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Ms Lydia Lam
Phone: 2774 8552

General Enquiry / Course Enrolment / Membership Information

Phone: 2774 8500 / Ivy Ng 3468 6023 / Shino Choi 3468 6024 / Windy Ng 3468 6025
Fax: 2365 1000

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