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Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Occupational Therapy
4 years full-time

Programme Description
Programme Leaflet:
The programme aims to provide students with foundation training in occupational therapy. Through professional administration of assessment and therapeutic occupational activities, people with psychosocial, physical or cognitive dysfunctions, developmental disabilities or post-traumatic experiences can develop, regain or maintain their life functioning and fully participate in their home and community. The objectives of the Programme are as follows:
  1. To equip students with the ability to integrate theory and practice in occupational therapy.
  2. To practise occupational therapy in different health care and educational settings.
  3. To enable students’ eligibility to apply for registration as Registered Occupational Therapists with the Occupational Therapists Board, the Supplementary Medical Professions Council of Hong Kong.
  4. To advocate health and wellness for all people in the community
  5. To enhance students’ interpersonal skills, including teamwork and communication skills.
  6. To foster students’ awareness and appreciation of cultural diversity.
  7. To develop students’ critical and creative thinking as well as analytical and problem solving skills.

Mode of Study
Medium of instruction
Total no. of credits
136 credits
JUPAS catalogue no.

HKDSE applicants should submit applications through the Joint University Programmes Admissions System (JUPAS). There are NO self-financing places for this programme.

Programme Leader
Dr. Calvin Chi Kong YIP
Doctor of Philosophy, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Master of Science in Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Registered Occupational Therapist Part I (Hong Kong Occupational Therapy Board)

Tuition Fee
Tuition Fee (HK$)
Year 1
Year 2
Year 3
Year 4
Programme Total
  • Tung Wah College will adjust the tuition fee of its programmes based on the Composite Consumer Price Index to be announced by the Government annually.
  • Tuition fees are normally charged by two instalments per annum and are payable before the commencement of each semester.  New students are required to settle the balance of the tuition fee for the first semester (i.e. after deducting deposit) upon programme registration in August.
  • Students are required to pay additional fees for all retake/additional courses which would be charged at the rate of the normal cohort and be calculated by the number of credits to be taken. Please refer the details in the College’s Fees Regulation at https://www.twc.edu.hk/en/Administration_Units/fo/our_service/student-area.
  • The tuition fee for the programme under the Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions/Sectors (SSSDP) is the net fee paid by a student after deduction of subsidy from the Government. In 2024/25 academic year, the annual subsidy under the SSSDP is $79,770 for laboratory-based undergraduate programmes. The annual subsidy amount may vary in each academic year subject to the decision by the Education Bureau. 
  • All fees paid are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • For more details about the College's tuition fee payment schedule and fees regulation, please refer to the "Tuition Fee Payment Schedule" and "Fees Regulation" at https://www.twc.edu.hk/en/Administration_Units/fo/our_service/student-area.

Students may apply for the Training Sponsorship Scheme offered by the Social Welfare Department in their final year of study.

QF Information
QF level
QR registration no.
Registration validity period 01/09/2013 to 31/08/2025

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King’s Park Campus
Ma Kam Chan Memorial Building,
31 Wylie Road, Homantin, Hong Kong
Mongkok Campus
Cheung Kung Hai Memorial Building, 90A,
and Cheung Chin Lan Hong Building, 98,
Shantung Street, Mongkok, Hong Kong
Kwai Hing Campus
16/F, Tower 2,
Kowloon Commerce Centre,
51 Kwai Cheong Road,
Kwai Chung, Hong Kong
(852) 3190 6678