Continuing Education Fund (CEF) - Application and Reimbursement

(1) CEF Application (For Non-UGC funded students only)

  • Please read carefully the guidelines and regulations under the CEF website www.wfsfaa.gov.hk/cef/ or call the 24-hour hotline 3142-2277 for more information.

  • With effect from 1 April 2019, applicants who apply for CEF for the first time are only required to complete the Application Form [SFO 313 (2020)], which is a combined application form for both account opening and fee reimbursement. The completed application form with certification by institution / course provider together with copies of supporting documents should be submitted to OCEF. The reimbursement procedures are available at the CEF website www.wfsfaa.gov.hk/cef/en/application/procedures.htm.

  • Course commencement date for 2021/2022:
    Semester A: 30 August, 2021
    Semester B: 10 January, 2022
    Summer Semester: 6 June, 2022


    BME Office Address

    Room Y6700, 6/F, Yellow Zone, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building,
    City University of Hong Kong,
    83 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR

    Phone: +852 3442-8420
    BME Office Hours

    Mon-Fri 8:45am to 5:30pm
    Lunch Break 12:30pm to 1:45pm
    Sat, Sun & Public Holidays Closed

  • Please note the references to be quoted on your documents on CEF forms:
    Name of Institution/Course Provider: City University of Hong Kong
    CEF Institution Code: 005
  • The completed and certified application form and other required documents of CEF should be returned to the CEF Office before the commencement of the course(s). LATE APPLICATION WILL NOT BE ENTERTAINED.


(2) CEF Reimbursement (For Non-UGC funded students only)

  • Please read carefully the reimbursement procedures under the CEF website www.wfsfaa.gov.hk/cef/ or call the 24-hour hotline 3142-2277 for more information.

  • If you have successfully completed the CEF reimbursable course(s) and plan to claim your reimbursement from CEF, you need a certification letter of "Proof of Completion of Course" from BME.

    COMPLETION CRITERIA:
    • A minimum attendance rate of 70% (Students should sign on the attendance record for every lesson attended); and

    • A Grade C+ or above of the reimbursable course(s).

To obtain certification, please bring your completed Reimbursement Claim Form (SFO 313 (2020)) and the receipt of tuition fee payment in person to the BME General Office during office hours. LATE APPLICATION WILL NOT BE ENTERTAINED.

Date of submission for courses taken in Semester A, 2021/22: 24 January 2022 – 28 February 2022

Date of submission for courses taken in Semester B, 2021/22: 6 June 2022 – 31 July 2022

CEF Approved Courses

Continuing Education Fund (CEF) Approved Course List (2021/22)

CEF Code Course Code Course Title Programme Title Course Offered in 2021/22
36Z134197 BME6005 Micro Systems Technology (Module from Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering) MSc Biomedical Engineering (MSBME) Semester B
36Z134200 BME6101 Manufacturing of Biomedical Devices (Module from Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering) MSc Biomedical Engineering (MSBME) Semester A
36Z134219 BME6111 Biomedical Instrumentation (Module from Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering) MSc Biomedical Engineering (MSBME) Semester A
36Z134227 BME6121 Biomechanics (Module from Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering) MSc Biomedical Engineering (MSBME) Semester B

Last modified on 25 August, 2021