Programme Aims & Learning Outcomes

This programme aims to produce well-trained and competent professionals for chemical analysis as well as accreditation officers, which are currently in strong demand in the local testing and certification industry including commercial and Government laboratories, plus the quality assurance / control units of any manufacturing organizations and professional assessor for accreditation and certification bodies. Through studying this articulation programme, the graduates (applicants are holders of Associate Degree / Higher Diploma in science disciplines) will acquire the knowledge and techniques of up-to-date chemical sciences and allied disciplines plus the essential management skills pertaining to testing and certification industry in order to be professional executives.


Programme Characteristics

This programme integrates analytical sciences and accreditation for testing and certification industry. It offers a broad-based and balanced training in these two areas with emphasis on the compliance to the international standards for all major testing categories including commodities, toys and cosmetics, environmental, pharmaceutical, food, TCM products and materials.

Upon successful completion of the programme, students should be readily equipped with critical thinking, strong analytical minds and problem solving ability to take up careers in testing industry as well as in commercial sectors like inspection, auditing and certification bodies.

Entrance Requirement

An Associate Degree or a Higher Diploma in a relevant discipline (e.g. Chemistry, Chemical Technology), or the equivalent. More at study@PolyU
Definitive Programme Documents


Subject Description Forms

For further programme information, please contact:
Carol Tsang