WMG School for Professional Development at VTC in HONG KONG

Introduction

Sharing the same vision of providing quality education and striving for excellence, WMG at the University of Warwick and the Vocational Training Council (VTC) have aligned themselves to provide a valued choice to those who wish to acquire values, knowledge, and skills for enhancing their employability.

With the establishment of the WMG School for Professional Development in the VTC, students can receive high-quality education in Hong Kong from a world-class university.

About the University of Warwick

Established in 1965, the University of Warwick is one of the leading higher education institutions in the UK. It is a uniquely successful institution, with an acknowledged reputation for excellence in both research and teaching, for innovation and for links with business and industry. (The University of Warwick).

University of Warwick, UK, ranked top 10 in the UK University national league tables and 57th in the world.

Ranked No. 57 - QS World University Rankings, 2018

Ranked No. 8 - The Complete University Guide 2018

Ranked No. 7 - The Times and the Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017

Ranked No. 8 - The Guardian University Guide 2018

Benefits of Studying at WMG

  • Study in an international cosmopolitan city in Asia at more affordable costs
  • Programme includes an Industrial Project in Hong Kong / Mainland China
  • Have the flexibility to take at most two modules at the WMG’s other overseas centres in Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore or UK.

About Vocational Training Council

Established in 1982, the Vocational Training Council (VTC) is the largest vocational education, training and professional development group in Hong Kong. VTC provides valuable credentials for some 250,000 students each year through a full range of pre-employment and in-service programmes with internationally recognised qualifications.

VTC entered into collaboration with the University of Warwick, UK to launch the first Master's programme in Hong Kong in 2009 with a view to grooming more high standard professionals for Hong Kong to drive the growth of industries. (VTC).

About WMG

It is a multi-disciplinary academic department at the University of Warwick, established by Professor Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya in 1980. It offers unrivaled postgraduate education to over 1,500 students around the world each year.

  • Research and development work is undertaken in collaboration with industry in the UK and overseas and is dedicated to finding solutions to real-world problems.
  • Tutors are highly qualified with significant experience in business or industry.
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

MSc

MSc in International Technology Management (ITM)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 3  September 2019 Hong Kong

Are you aiming to take a leading role in managing innovation and technological change in an international environment? INT provides an interdisciplinary perspective on the key issues facing global organizations. [+]

Registration Number (Non-local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance: 252137)

Are you aiming to take a leading role in managing innovation and technological change in an international environment? ITM provides an interdisciplinary perspective on the key issues facing global organizations and is suitable for those from a wide range of educational backgrounds and work experience.

What will the course provide?

The course provides the knowledge to manage the development, acquisition, and operation of technology in a globally competitive environment. You will develop the skills to generate solutions through product and process development and learn about e-business technologies and the strategic aspects of design management. This course is designed to produce well-trained analytical thinkers who are equipped to tackle the intellectual and practical challenges of managing innovation and technological change to enhance competitiveness.... [-]


MSc in Programme and Project Management (PPM)

Campus Full time September 2019 Hong Kong

Do you want to move into project management, either in your current technical and business field or into a new field of expertise? Participants on this course can have a very wide range of academic and professional backgrounds. It is suitable for those with work experience as well as those with little or no background in business. [+]

Registration Number (Non-local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance: 251907)

Do you want to move into project management, either in your current technical and business field or into a new field of expertise? Participants on this course can have a very wide range of academic and professional backgrounds. It is suitable for those with work experience as well as those with little or no background in business.

What will the course provide?

The course provides the methodologies, tools, principles, and philosophies which effectively contribute to the development and management of both small and large-scale projects and programmes. You will learn about human resource management in projects and programmes, as well as risk management and change management. You will also develop a methodical approach to the management of the financial aspects of projects and programmes.... [-]


MSc in Service Management and Design (SMD)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 3  September 2019 Hong Kong

In today’s complex business environment, where so much of global GDP is now service-related, service science is both an exciting and crucial area in which business must increase their expertise to stay ahead. This programme considers the complexity of services which bring together a mesh of organizations, people, technologies, and information to deliver value to the customer. [+]

Registration Number (Non-local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance: 252569)

In today’s complex business environment, where so much of global GDP is now service-related, service science is both an exciting and crucial area in which business must increase their expertise to stay ahead. This programme considers the complexity of services which bring together a mesh of organizations, people, technologies, and information to deliver value to the customer.

What will the course provide?

You will learn to structure a service organization and look at excellence in service from a variety of international sector perspectives. By fully understanding the needs of both customers and stakeholders, you will be able to inform service design to optimal effect using the most appropriate tools and techniques. You will be taught to a take a ‘systems’ view of services; considering the design, development, delivery, maintenance and eventual replacement, to ensure the best outcomes are achieved.... [-]


Contact

Address 30 Shing Tai Road Chai Wan
Hong Kong, Hong Kong