Abbreviation to be used in the application form Code Number of first-year places
BBA(IS) 6793 20
Programme Aims and Features

The BBA(IS)/BEng(CompSc) programme is designed to give students a unique edge in the IT world by providing training in the fields of both business administration and information technology. It is jointly offered by the School of Business and the Department of Computer Science, and combines courses in business and computer science.


This double-degree programme blends two strategic disciplines into a single programme for the ambitious and highly motivated. Students enrolled in the BBA(IS) programme can pursue a BEng(CompSc) degree in their fifth year. The programme is suitable for students seeking a broad education that provides flexibility in their choice of career.

Professional Recognition

The BBA(IS)/BEng(CS) programme is accredited by the Hong Kong Institute of Engineers (HKIE). Graduates of the programme meet the academic requirements for Member of the HKIE in the Information Discipline.   The programme is also in alignment with the ISACA Model Curriculum for IS Audit and Control.  Graduates of the programme qualify for one year work experience toward the Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) designation.

Career Prospects

The BBA(IS)/BEng(CompSc) double-degree programme is designed for students who are interested in becoming IT entrepreneurs, information systems/technology specialists and business consultants.

Organisations that have offered full-time positions to our graduates include:
Accenture
Barclays Capital
Credit Suisse
DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu
Deutsche Bank AG
Goldman Sachs
Google
HKSAR Government
HSBC
IBM
JPMorgan Chase & Co
McKinsey & Co
Microsoft
PricewaterhouseCoopers Limited
Procter & Gamble Hong Kong Ltd
UBS AG

Contacts for Further Information
Faculty of Business and Economics
Tel 3917 5300
Email fbe.ugenquiry@hku.hk
Website http://www.fbe.hku.hk

 

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