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Continuous Professional Development for Professionals and Sub-degree Graduates in Mechanical Engineering – the way forward with its prospects and opportunities

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Jointly organized by AMC,

Supporting organization:  EGD

Programme Highlight 

A bachelor's degree in engineering from a HKIE accredited programme is an essential steppingstone for working towards a Chartered Engineer status. In order to facilitate continuous professional development of sub-degree graduates in engineering and mature technical professionals, PolyU SPEED offers several HKIE accredited engineering top-up degree programmes in part-time mode. BEng (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering is one of those programmes. The graduates from PolyU SPEED Mechanical Engineering programme are eligible to undergo ‘Scheme A Graduate training’ in 5 disciplines: Mechanical; Building Services; Aircraft; Gas; and Control, Automation & Instrumentation.

In this webinar, an introduction to the PolyU SPEED Mechanical Engineering top-up degree programme is given. The career paths and job prospects for Mechanical Engineering graduates are highlighted. Programme admission requirement for sub-degree graduates and mature learners are explained. The subject-based registration option to enhance knowledge in core areas of engineering is also explained. The subject-based registration option is an avenue for those who want to satisfy minimum core academic area requirements before applying for HKIE professional assessment. PolyU SPEED is committed for providing second chance for mature and middle-level engineering professionals to upgrade their careers.


Ir Dr Udaya Kahangamage, Programme Leader, PolyU SPEED Mechanical Engineering Programme; BSc, PhD, CEng, MIMechE, MHKIE

Udaya received his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Bristol, UK. He has been teaching in mechanical engineering over 20yrs in Hong Kong and overseas universities. Currently, Udaya is serving as the Programme Leader of BEng (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering programme at PolyU SPEED. He is a Chartered Engineer and a Member of IMechE and HKIE.

Dr Antony Lam, Assistant Programme Leader, PolyU SPEED Mechanical Engineering Programme; MPhil, PgDipEd, PhD

Antony received his BSc, MPhil, PgDipEd from the University of Hong Kong and his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He has acquired rich teaching experience as a teacher in a HK Secondary School, and as a lecturer in PolyU HKCC and SPEED. Currently he is the Programme Leader of Higher Diploma in Aircraft Services Engineering – HKCC and Assistant Programme Leader of BEng (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering programme at PolyU SPEED.


PowerPoint in English and presentation in English supplemented with Cantonese.

Registration &Enquiries

The webinar is free of charge with maximum of participants of 300. For information, please visit AMC website For registration, please complete the online Google Form at AMC website Successful applicants will be notified on/before 5 October 2022. For enquiries, please contact Mr. Benjamin Lam at Attendance certificate will be awarded by email after the seminar





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