Benefits to Graduates from Accredited Programmes
- Shorter path to Professional Membership – Graduates from accredited programmes require at least 5 years of experience in environmental work to apply for HKIQEP professional membership, whereas other applicants will require at least 10 years.
- Partial exemption in Professional Assessment (Part I) – Graduates from accredited programmes will be granted exemption in Professional Assessment (Part I) on the accredited areas of their degree programmes starting 2024.*
Refer to the transition timeline at http://hkiqep.org/timeline-on-transition-of-hkiqep-qualification-process.
* Conditions will apply depending on each accredited programme and the courses taken.