Timeline on Transition of HKIQEP Qualification Process

Time Frame Professional Assessment (Part I) Scope Minimum Work Experience Requirement for Professional Membership Application
From Accredited Programmes Others From Accredited Programmes Others
Current All sections must be completed 5 years environmental work experience for applicants with Environmental Related Degree; 10 years for other degrees
2023 All sections must be completed 5 years environmental work experience# 10 years environmental work experience
2024 Exemption in the accredited areas of their degree programmes * All sections must be completed 5 years environmental work experience 10 years environmental work experience

# For graduates admitted before the eligible academic years as listed in http://hkiqep.org/accredited-programmes.

* For graduates admitted during the eligible academic years as listed in http://hkiqep.org/accredited-programmes.