FDPFS Diploma in Foundation Studies

Li Ka Shing School of Professional and Continuing Education (LiPACE) Higher Diploma / Diploma Programmes FDPFS Diploma in Foundation Studies

Mode of Study


Medium of Instruction

Lectures will be conducted in Cantonese (Except for English courses).
Teaching notes and course assessments are in English (except for Chinese course).


1 Year


[Local Students]
HK$46,690 (Paid in 2 equal installments, HK$23,345 each semester)

Continuing Education Fund

This course has been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund


[ Consent for CEF Course Participant upon Enrolment]




  • The programme aims to provide an alternative pathway to Diploma Yi Jin for students who cannot meet the entry requirement of Higher Diploma/Associate Degree programmes.
  • Students' academic horizons will be broadened through training in diverse subject areas (e.g. hospitality and tourism, creative media, science and social science)
  • Early admission will be provided to students for articulating to LiPACE Higher Diploma / Associate Degree programmes (including 7 SSSDP programmes).
  • A maximum of 4 courses can be exempted for graduates who articulate to LiPACE Higher Diploma/Associate Degree programmes, including English for Communication I, IT and Digital Literacy, and two GE courses.

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CHAN Pui Ying
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TSANG Cheuk Laam
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