A range of financial assistance schemes are available for students enrolling into International College full-time undergraduate, postgraduate and master’s programmes.
Government Financial Assistance Schemes
Financial Assistance Scheme for Post-secondary Students (FASP)
Non-means-tested Loan Scheme for Post-secondary Students (NLSPS)
A number of programmes at International College have been successfully accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academics and Vocational Qualifications (HKCAAVQ). Full-time undergraduate students enrolled in these programmes are eligible to apply for the HKSAR Government’s grants and low interest loans, i.e. FASP and NLSPS.
Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS)
All full-time students of International College are eligible to apply for the Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS) administered by the HKSAR Government’s Students Financial Office (SFO). The maximum financial assistance under the ENLS is equivalent to the total tuition fee payable to the HKU SPACE in the academic year.
Continuing Education Fund (CEF)
A number of courses in the full-time programmes offered by International College have been included in the list of reimbursable courses for Continuing Education Fund (CEF) purposes.
Eligible applicants will be reimbursed 80% of their fees, subject to a maximum sum of HK$10,000 (whichever is the less), on successful completion of the approved reimbursable course. Reimbursement can be made for more than one course but is subject to a ceiling of HK$10,000 per applicant. Eligible students should submit their applications before the commencement of the course. For details of eligibility, please consult the Office of Continuing Education Fund.
Scholarships and Bursaries at International College
IC and its partners from academia and industries offer nearly 100 scholarships and bursaries for students in the 2015/16 academic year.