Qualification Recognition and Credit Transfer

A. Credit Transfer


Guidelines and Application Procedure

Programme and Department Requirement

Precedent cases

Application form


B. CLE Course Exemption

NO Credit Transfer application is required for any students who have been granted the course exemption on any Language Enhancement Course by CLE.  For details, please click here.


C. Block Credit Transfer for PGDE and Master Programmes


Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Primary) & (Secondary) ProgrammesNote

Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Primary) & (Secondary) Programmes under City University Collaboration SchemeNote

Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Professional & Vocational Education) Programme

Executive Master of Arts in International Educational Leadership and Change (IELC)​

Master of Arts in Leading Innovative Learning Organizations

Master of Education

Note: PGDE(P)/(S) students who have previously completed the designated courses in the designated programme at the tertiary institution may claim block credit transfer in the programme if they so wish. Qualified PGDE(P)/(S) students who wish to claim Block Credit Transfer (BCT) are required to complete the form 'Application for Credit Transfer' clearly and submit it with the payment slip to the Registry within the first two weeks of the first semester of Year 1. The form can be downloaded here. Late application will be considered on the condition that there is enough time to complete the application process (normally 4 weeks) before the end of the course concerned and such application will be possibly considered as applying for the course-based credit transfer*. For enquiries, please contact the Information Centre at 2948 6177.
* The application result for the course-based credit transfer will be subject to the approval of the course offering department(s).


D. Block Credit Transfer for Student Exchange Programme (Outbound)


Last update: September 2021