Other Assistance Provided by External Organisations

Student Affairs Office Financial Assistance Other Assistance Provided by External Organisations

The MTR Corporation Limited offers MTR concessionary fares to full time day course students. Full-time students who are aged 25 or below are eligible to apply.

How to Apply

  1. Submit ONLINE application via MTR website or MTR Mobile App.
  2. Applicants are strongly encouraged to read the lazy pack with a tutorial video (please click here) before completing the online application.
  3. Applicants are required to upload a valid HKMU Student Identity Card. For New Applications, students who do not have student identity card yet at the time of application, the enrollment certificate of Academic Year 2023/2024 issued by the university will also be accepted as a special arrangement.
  4. The purchase of temporary Octopus will not be provided before the application approved. As such, students in need are advised to submit applications as soon as the online application platform is opened to enjoy the concessionary fares.
  5. Various online payment methods for the application fee, including Octopus, Alipay HK, WeChat Pay and Credit Card, are introduced for New Applications.
  6. To better protect the environment together, you are encouraged to submit the online application.  Hardcopy application (which school endorsement on the hardcopy form is required) would only be accepted if reasonable justification is provided.  If hardcopy application is deemed necessary, please contact the Student Affairs Office.

Website: http://www.mtr.com.hk/en/customer/tickets/student_travel_scheme.html
Tel: 2881-8888

The Kowloon Motor Bus Company (1933) Limited set up "KMB Fare Saver" in HKMU. Holders of Adult Octopus card and Personalised Octopus card with Student Status are entitled to enjoy the fare concession.


Location of Fare Saver

Siu Tsang Fung Kwan Square (near Bank of China), Main Campus


Fare Discount

Enjoy fare discount if you take KMB trip(s) using the same Octopus Cards on the same Business Day*.

  • $4 Discount: Ride → Tap → Ride
  • $2 Discount: Tap → Ride

* The definition of Business Day is the period starting at 4:45:00 am on any date and ending at 4:44:59am on the subsequent date.


Website: http://www.kmb.hk/en/
Tel: 2745-4466

Full-time local students leading to their first degrees are eligible to apply.

How to Apply

  • Applicants should submit the completed paper application form [FEP (2023/24) Form-e] and supporting documents to SAO in person.
  • Please read the “Guidance Notes” [FEP (2023/24) Guide-e] before completing the application form.
  • Application Deadline: 04 October 2023 (Wednesday).
  • Eligible applicants are not guaranteed to be offered grants.  The University will submit a recommendation list to the Providence Foundation for final approval.


Student Affairs Office, HKMU
2768-6636 (Tel), 2712-2301 (Fax), sao_sfs@hkmu.edu.hk (E-mail Address)

Full-time students with financial needs may consider applying the scheme. Please refer to the following Facebook Page for details. Applications should be submitted to angel.care.student.assistance@gmail.com.



Facebook Page: http://www.facebook.com/Angel.Care.Student.Assistance.Projects
6102-8108 (Tel), angel.care.student.assistance@gmail.com (E-mail Address)

Students who are principal cardholders of the BOC HKMU Dual Currency Platinum Card can apply for the Interest-free Tuition Fee Installment Plan to pay their tuition fees. For details, please refer to the University website.


Registry, HKMU
2768-6704 (Tel)