Programme Code: 173-19430
Application Deadline: 18 August 2017
Commencement Date: Sept 2017
Programme fee:  HK$101,340
Enquiry: 3442 5801 / 3442 7423

* All applications will be processed on a rolling and competitive basis. Application process will be closed before the deadline once all available places are filled and therefore early applications from interested parties are highly encouraged.



BSc (Hons) Business Information Technology
Suitable for Sub-degree Holders

Qualifications Framework This programme is recognized under the Qualifications Framework.

QF Level: 5
QR Registration Number: 10/000641/5
Validity Period : 1 September 2010 to 31 August 2018
Locally Accredited<br/>Recognized under Hong Kong<br/>Qualifications Framework Level 5, same<br/>level as local bachelor's degrees


Coventry University in the United Kingdom, through the School of Continuing and Professional Education (SCOPE) at the City University of Hong Kong (CityU) offers a one-year, full-time programme leading to the BSc (Hons) Business Information Technology.

Coventry University

The history of Coventry University can be traced back over 170 years. The academic structure of the University comprises four faculties: Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Computing; Faculty of Business and Law; Faculty of Health and Life Sciences; and Faculty of Arts and Humanities. Presently around 24,000 students are studying at University.

There are about 200 academic staff and 150 support staff currently in The Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Computing.  The Faculty offers a broad range of programmes within the field of Engineering and Computing, including Foundation, BSc, BEng, MSc and MBA, as well as a range of research programmes. The programmes are highly regarded by many companies for their practicality and are based on a sound theoretical foundation to help students achieve their maximum potential.


  • Ranked 15th in UK Universities and 1st in modern university in UK (The Guardian University Guide 2017)
  • Ranked 1st in Modern University of the Year for the past three consecutive years (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2014, 2015, 2016) 

A Record of Excellence

QAA audit team believes that Coventry has in place processes and procedures which enable it to manage its portfolio of collaborative provision effectively and assure the quality of the delivery of its collaborative programmes. The close links established between staff and students serve to develop and foster an enhanced intercultural understanding, engendering confidence in the quality of the provision in the process. The findings of the audit supports a conclusion of confidence in Coventry’s stewardship of academic standards and in its oversight of the quality of the students’ experience on its overseas collaborative provision.

Coventry University has been crowned the ‘Entrepreneurial University of the Year’ at the 2011 Times Higher Education Awards, and has also won the ‘Outstanding Support for Students’ award for a joint submission with Loughborough University in recognition of the institutions’ collaborative maths support centres.

Recentry, Coventry University has been rated the "Modern University of the Year" by The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016.

This is an exempted programme under the Non-local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance (ref. number: 451831). It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualification to which this programme may lead.