Programme Code: CP0277  
Business English Programmes
( March 2018 Term)
Certificate in
Business English Communication (Upper Intermediate)
商業英語傳意證書 (中高級)
CEF course code

Senior Academic Advisor : Ms. Grace Woo
Enquiries : 3411-1911
Application Deadline :   31 January 2018 (March 2018 Intake)
Commencement :   March 2018 (March 2018 Intake)


  Programme Aims  
This programme is designed for business personnel to enhance their written and oral communication skills in English. You will have plenty of speaking and writing practice set for authentic office situations. A particular emphasis is placed on promoting interactive experience sharing in case studies, group discussions and simulated language tasks.
  Programme Structure  
This programme consists of 4 courses. Please click the course titles below for a description of individual courses.
Course Code
Course Title
Hours Fees
EGE1604 Grammar Brush-up
30 $2,100
EBW4469 Business English for Presentation and Meeting
30 $2,250
EBW4211 Advanced Writing Skills for the Workplace
45 $3,380
EGE1246 The English Chat Room
30 $2,100
  Minimum Entry Requirements

  1. Entry Test results*; AND
  2. Completion of Secondary 6/Form 6 or equivalent including HKALE Use of English which should preferably be at Grade E or equivalent; OR
  3. Level 3 in HKDSE English Language or equivalent; OR
  4. Successful completion of Project Yi Jin; OR
  5. Holder of a relevant School of Continuing Education (SCE) Certificate in Business English (Intermediate) or equivalent; OR
  6. Aged 18 or above with work experience

*This programme is suitable for you if you got:

  1. Level 3/ Grade D in HKCEE (Syllabus B) English Language; or
  2. Grade E in HKALE Use of English; or
  3. Level 3 in HKDSE English Language; or have successfully completed
  4. Certificate in Business English Communication/General English

If you wish to apply for an exemption from the Entry Test, please click HERE for details.

Application Fee: HK$ 120
Tuition Fee: HK$ 9,830
  Duration and Mode of Study
It takes 4 terms to complete the programme on a part-time basis. Students are required to study according to the schedule set by the School.
  Course Schedule
The course schedule for the March 2018 Intake is summarized below:

Day Time Venue
Fridays 18:45 - 21:45 (For EBW4211)/
19:15 - 21:45
Town Centre AND Tsimshatsui Centre
  Continuing Education Fund
Students enrolled in and paid the tuition fee for this programme may apply for reimbursement before the programme commences. Eligible applicants will be reimbursed 80% of their fees, subject to a maximum sum of HK$10,000, on successful completion of the reimbursable programme.

Note that the tuition fee of any courses granted approval for credit transfer and courses taken prior to entry into the programme is not reimbursable.

For Continuing Education Fund reimbursement, upon successful completion of the programme, students need to pass the following benchmark tests:
  • LCCI English for Business Examination (EFB) Third Level
Please call 24-hour manned enquiry number at 3142-2277 or visit Continuing Education Fund website at for information on eligibility of applicants, application / reimbursemet procedures and benchmark test.
Certificate in Business English Communication(Upper Intermediate) is recognized under the QF
QF Level: 3   QR Registration no.: 15/003421/L3  
Registration Validity Period: 01/01/2016 to On-going