Programme Code: CP0275  
Business English Programmes
(March 2018 Term)
Certificate in
Business English Communication
商業英語傳意證書 (初級)
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 can help you build a good foundation for effective communication in the workplace. A particular emphasis is placed on brushing up your command of grammar in business contexts and consolidating your language skills in four areas: writing, reading, listening and speaking.
  Programme Structure
The programme consists of 4 courses. Please click the course titles below for a description of individual courses.
Course Code
Course Title
Hours Fees
EGE1601 The Grammar Digest
45 $2,890
EGE1201 Pronunciation for Beginners
30 $1,890
EBW2512 Business English Basic (Reading & Writing)
基礎商業英語 (閱讀及寫作)
30 $1,980
EBW2522 Business English Basic (Listening & Speaking)
基礎商業英語 (聽力及會話)
30 $1,980
  Minimum Entry Requirements

  1. Entry Test results* AND
  2. Completion of Form 3; OR
  3. Aged 16 or above

*This programme is suitable for you if you got:

  1. Level 1/ Grade F in HKCEE (Syllabus B); or
  2. Level 1 in HKDSE English Language

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

Application Fee: HK$ 120
Tuition Fee: HK$ 8,690
  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
Tuesdays 18:45 - 21:45 (For EGE1601)/
19:15 - 21:45
Kowloon East 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) First 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 (Introductory) is recognized under the QF
QF Level: 1   QR Registration no.: 15/003419/L1   
Registration Validity Period: 01/01/2016 to On-going