Targeted Postgraduate Programmes Fellowships Scheme
The HKUST MFin Program is one of the eligible programs in the Targeted Taught Postgraduate Programmes Fellowships Scheme funded by the University Grants Committee (UGC) in the 2021/22 academic year. All local Hong Kong residents pursuing either full-time or part-time study in MFin can apply for the fellowships. Successful candidates will be awarded up to HK$120,000 of tuition wavier, i.e., they only need to pay HK$275,000 if they join the program in 2021/22 Intake.
Eligible applicants admitted to the MFin Program will be invited to apply for the Fellowships. The award of the Fellowships is by merit and competition. For more details of this Fellowships, please refer to UGC's website at here or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The MFin program has been listed as one of the reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund (CEF). MFin students who are eligible for CEF can apply for reimbursement of a maximum sum of HKD 20,000 upon successful completion of the following modules and no previous use of CEF, the application procedures will be provided to students before the term starts.
|HKUST COURSE CODE||COURSE NAME||CEF COURSE CODE|
|FINA 5210||Investment Analysis||23Z06437-7|
|FINA 5290||Derivatives Analysis||23Z06438-5|
|FINA 5300||Advanced Derivatives Analysis||23Z06439-3|
|FINA 5360||Fixed Income Analysis||23Z06440-7|
- Hong Kong Residents; and
- Have enrolled in and pre-paid the tuition fee for a reimbursable course before the course commences; and
- Are aged from 18 to 70
- The applicant must not have obtained any other publicly-funded financial assistance for the same course.
For the most updated and detailed info, please refer to the official website of Continuing Education Fund (CEF) here.
Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS)
The Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS) is offered by The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region ("Hong Kong"), which provides financial assistance in the form of loan(s) to eligible students to settle tuition fees of specific post-secondary / continuing and professional education courses studied in Hong Kong.
Students who have the right of abode in the Hong Kong or have resided or have had their homes in Hong Kong continuously for three complete years immediately prior to the commencement of the programme / course are eligible to apply for an ENLS loan to cover their tuition fees. The maximum amount of loan is the total tuition fee(s) payable in particular academic year.
Detail of the scheme can be found at http://www.wfsfaa.gov.hk/sfo/en/postsecondary/enls/overview.htm.
For further enquiry, please contact ENLS enquiry hotline at (852) 2150 6223.