Work-Integrated Education (WIE) is work-based learning experience gained in an organizational context relevant to a student’s future profession, or the development of generic skills that will be valuable in that profession.
WIE is a mandatory component of the Faculty’s BBA curriculum. Students are required to complete 100 hours of WIE to be eligible for graduation (300 hours for students admitted before 2017/18).
Internships by sector
This internship gave me a general picture of how a large transportation company operates and chances of communicating with various parties like the government, district council members, citizens as well as business partners.
NG Chung Yin
BBA (Hons) Accountancy
NWS Transport Services Limited
I worked with Lazada Group, a leading online shopping company in South East Asia. I handled ad-hoc projects and coordinated with my counterparts across ASEAN countries during which I developed practical and transferable skills in communication.
ONG Yi Wen
BBA (Hons) Financial Services
Regional Project Management Office (PMO) Intern
The most unforgettable experience was making an apology and re-delivering a document to a client. I believe every mistake helps me understand more about myself and makes me better.
CHOO Jia Ling, Aveline
BBA (Hons) Accounting and Finance
Audit and Assurance Intern
Ernst & Young (Malaysia)
I worked with three professional and energetic teams and gained valuable experience during this internship.
HO Soi Ian
BBA (Hons) Marketing
Intern (Marketing & Corporate Communications Section)
Employees Retraining Board
I joined the Global Business Process Department in the summer during which I enhanced my communication skills and learned about online interactive user guides.
FOK Chi Yin
BBA (Hons) International Shipping and Transport Logistics / Minor in Accountancy
Accounting and Procurement Intern
MOL Liner Ltd
This internship encouraged creativity in addition to enabling me to learn new technical skills. I became more self-motivated, attentive to details, as well as socially and technically competent.
MAK Kwok Sing
BBA (Hons) International Shipping and Transport Logistics
Wah Kwong Maritime Agency Company Limited
I worked with another university student to help a social enterprise with brand building and promotional strategies. Our effort earned us a Grand Award for Excellence in Citi-HKCSS Community Intern Program 2016 co-hosted by Citi and The Hong Kong Council of Social Service (HKCSS).
MAK Ka Yee
BBA (Hons) Marketing
HKCSS-HSBC Social Enterprise Business Centre
Project Concern Hong Kong offers medical and health service to low income people. This internship was a chance for me to share and promote social responsibility. I also deepened my understanding of the operation of a non-profit organization in Hong Kong.
SO Pui Ka
BBA (Hons) Management
Project Concern Hong Kong