Programme Higher Diploma in Enrolled Nursing (General)
School/Department S.K. Yee School of Health Sciences
Programme Code HDEN
Duration and Mode of Study 2-year full-time programme
Medium of Instruction English supplemented by Chinese
Qualification Frameworks QF Level: 4
QR Registration No.: 24/000310/L4
Registration Validity Period: 09/01/2024 - 31/08/2027

Higher Diploma in Enrolled Nursing (General) is a subsidised programme under the Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions/Sectors (SSSDP). The tuition fee after deduction of $39,890 subsidy under the SSSDP in 2024/25 is $61,090 per year.

This Programme is operated by SFU in collaboration with Haven of Hope Christian Service (HOHCS) and Hong Kong Baptist Hospital (BH) which is a two-year study programme for equipping students to become Enrolled Nurses. Students will be able to benefit through teaching and clinical resources offered by both SFU, HOHCS and BH. HOHCS and BH will grant a number of living allowance and scholarship to students under specific criteria. 

Students are required to complete at least 1600 hours of clinical practicum within two years of study. Students will have the chance to conduct clinical practicum in various hospital and community settings in organisations such as the Hospital Authority, HOHCS , BH and Caritas-Hong Kong. Students will be equipped with up-to-date knowledge and skills in clinical practice and strong professional ethics related to community care, palliative care, rehabilitation and aged care. This will provide exceptional preparation for a nursing career.