Management Consulting
Admission Requirements

Who to Attend

  • Professional and independent management consultants for the consulting industry looking to strengthening their foundation in this profession.
  • Professionals in the technical field (e.g. engineers, system analysts, scientists, accountants and doctors) who would benefit from an introduction to management consulting principles and their applications, and integrate consulting and advisory principles into their fields.
  • Senior executives who have to serve as change agents for their organizations (internal consultants), e.g. human resources managers, business managers, risk consultants, business development and IT managers.
  • Executives in various disciplines who wish to develop themselves to be a trouble shooter and acquire a well proven set of tools and approaches to resolve business problems.
  • Practising innovators.


Entry Requirement

  • A first degree holder in any discipline or equivalent.
  • Preferably, at least three years of post-graduate working experience. 
  • Fresh graduates or non-degree holders who demonstrate passion to develop themselves as management consultants will be considered on individual merit. 
  • Individual application will be assessed by Program Director to ensure entry requirements are met, interview may be arranged for applicants with special circumstances.


Application Procedures

  1. Completed an online application form and send your copies of certificates and transcripts to within 3 days after online application for admission assessment.
  2. A crossed cheque with application fee (if applicable) payable to "The Hong Kong Polytechnic University" and write your full name and the registered programme name at the back of the cheque. Please email the scanned copy of the crossed cheque to for processing.
  3. IAEE’s Postal Address:
    Institute of Advanced Executive Education
    Room QR702, 7/F, Core R, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon
    Ref: Executive Diploma in Management Consulting - Application Payment

Spaces are limited, registration will be accepted on first-come-first-served basis.