Awards/ Scholarships

1. Entrance Scholarship/Academic Achievement Scholarship*

     *Registry will automatically issue scholarship offer letter to qualified students. Students do not need to apply for the scholarship.
     Note: The scholarship schemes of CIHE and CBCC are mutually exclusive, i.e. students who are supported      under a particular scholarship scheme will not be supported by another scheme at the same time.
     Please contact Registry (3702 4388) for enquiries on the above scholarships.

2. Principal's Nomination Scholarship Scheme (PNS)/
     VTES PNS (for DSE graduates of Caritas secondary schools )/
     CICE PNS (for DJY graduates of Caritas Institute of Community Education)

CIHE/CBCC's "Principal's Nomination Scholarship Scheme" aims to support DSE graduates who have outstanding performance on academic or non-academic areas (e.g. good character, social services, art, sports) and CICE DYJ graduate so that they could study for designated Bachelor's Degree, Associate Degree or Higher Diploma programmes offered by CIHE and CBCC in affordable tuition fee. 

We are now accepting PNS application from invited schools/applicants. Please contact Public Affairs Office at pao@cihe.edu.hk for details.

3. Caritas Staff Development Scholarship Scheme (for Caritas - HK staff)

To support lifelong learning, CIHE has launched "Caritas Staff Development Scholarship Scheme" to encourage Caritas staff to study for the Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) (part-time) programme. We are now accepting  nominations. Please fill in this form for enquiries.

4. Caritas Asia Family Scheme

     
      Please fill in this form for enquiries.

Financial Assistance/ Bursaries

Thanks for the generous donation from Chow Tai Fook Charity Foundation, the "Chow Tai Fook Charity Foundation Interest Free Loan Scheme" of the CIHE and CBCC  has been established to provide financial assistance in the form of "Interest Free Loan" to students in need. Apart from Bachelor's Degree students, the scheme offers loan to Higher Diploma and Diploma students who do not benefit from the Non-means-tested Subsidy Scheme for Self-financing Undergraduate Studies in Hong Kong (NMTSS) offered by the Hong Kong Government.

Please call 3653 6691 or email mleung@cihe.edu.hk for enquiries.

2. Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions/Sectors (SSSDP)

CIHE two new Degree programmes, Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Artificial Intelligence (BSAI) (JUPAS code: JSSA04) and Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Physiotherapy (BSPT) (JUPAS code: JSSA03) are now under the support of Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions/Sectors (SSSDP) in 2021/22 academic year.  Together with Bachelor of Nursing (Honours) and Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Digital Entertainment Technology,  the other two SSSDP programmes, a total of four CIHE Degree programmes is now supported by the scheme.   

The subsidy amounts and tuition fee (before and after netting off the subsidy amounts) are as follows:

Bachelor's Degree programmes

2021/22 
Annual subsidy amounts

2021/22
Tuition fee (Year 1)

2021/22 
Tuition fee after deduction of subsidy

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Artificial Intelligence

$44,100

$80,400

$36,300

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Physiotherapy

$76,800 

$154,350

$77,550

Bachelor of Nursing (Honours)

$76,800 

$114,690

$37,890

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Digital Entertainment Technology

$44,100 

$80,400

$36,300

Four Higher Diploma programmes offered by CBCC are now under the support of Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions/Sectors (SSSDP). Eligible students of Higher Diploma in Design (HDD), Higher Diploma in Health Care (HDHC) , Higher Diploma in Pharmaceutical Dispensing (HDPD), Higher Diploma in Enrolled Nursing (General) (HDEN) and Higher Diploma in Hospitality Management (HDHM) programmes can receive the annual subsidy amount of $38,400 or $22,050 in the 2021/22 academic year. For subsidy amounts and tuition fee (before and after netting off the subsidy amounts) of respective programmes, please refer to the following table:

Sub-degree programmes

2021/22
Annual subsidy amounts

2021/22
Tuition fee (Year 1)

2021/22
Tuition fee after deduction of subsidy

Higher Diploma in Design

$38,400

$70,520

$32,120

Higher Diploma in Health Care

$38,400

$65,340

$26,940

Higher Diploma in Pharmaceutical Dispensing

$38,400

$66,910

$28,510

Higher Diploma in Enrolled Nursing (General)

$38,400

$97,250

$58,850

Higher Diploma in Hospitality Management

$22,050

$63,300

$41,250

3. Non-means-tested Subsidy Scheme (NMTSS)

In 2021/22 academic year, the Government provides a non-means-tested annual subsidy of HK$33,100 for eligible new and continuing students pursuing full-time locally-accredited local and non-local self-financing undergraduate (including top-up degree) programmes in Hong Kong (except for those enrolled in places already support under the Student Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions/Sectors (SSSDP)) offered by eligible institutions participating in the scheme.

4. Financial Assistance Scheme for Post-secondary Students (FASP)

This scheme is administrated by the Student Finance Office of Student Financial Assistance Agency (SFAA – SFO) to provide means-tested financial assistance to needy full-time students pursuing locally-accredited, self-financing pose-secondary education programmes at the level of sub-degree or bachelor’s degree.

5. Non-means-tested Loan Scheme for Post-secondary Students (NLSPS)

This scheme is administrated by the Student Finance Office of Student Financial Assistance Agency (SFAA – SFO) to complement the Financial Assistance Scheme for Post-secondary Students (FASP) to provide loan(s) to eligible students to settle tuition fees of locally-accredited, self-financing, full-time post-secondary education programmes at the level of sub-degree or bachelor’s degree.

6. Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS)

Financial Assistance Agency (SFAA – SFO) to provide financial assistance in the form of loan(s) to BTEC HND, Diploma, Professional Diploma, and part-time sub-degree or bachelor’s degree students to settle tuition fees of self-financing programmes.

7. Caritas Student Financial Assistance Scheme (Lenten Campaign)

According with the spirit of Catholic ethos, we need to show our care and concern for the disadvantaged groups and the needy people. For students of CIHE and CBCC who cannot supported by the assistance of FASP and NLSPS, Caritas Student Financial Assistance Scheme (Lenten Fund) aims at reducing their financial burden for their study.

8. S. K. Yee Medical Foundation Bursaries

This bursary is donated by the S. K. Yee Medical Foundation. It aims to award 5 bursaries of HK$10,000 to provide assistance to full-time CIHE/CBCC students pursuing Bachelor of Nursing (Honours) or Higher Diploma in Pharmaceutical Dispensing with financial difficulties.

       Please call 3702 4386 (Student Affairs Office) for enquiries on schemes 3 - 8.