Tuition Fee

The tuition fees for academic year 2022-23 are as follow:
Programme Tuition Fee
Associate Degree Programmes
(4 terms in 2 years)
Associate of Arts (History) HK$30,500 per term
Associate of Arts (Philosophy)
Associate of Business Studies (Business Management)
Associate of Social Sciences (Psychology)
Higher Diploma Programmes
(4 terms in 2 years)
Higher Diploma in Japanese Language and Communications HK$30,500 per term
Higher Diploma in Sports Coaching and Leadership HK$32,000 per term


  1. The cost of living (e.g. accommodation, miscellaneous) in Hong Kong is estimated to be around HK$60,000 - $90,000 per year (for reference only).
  2. Students are required to arrange their own accommodation.
  3. Along with the tuition fee of the 1st academic term, student also needs to pay:
    ◇ HK$600 graduation deposit
    ◇HK$10,000 administration fee (including application fee and postage of student visa)
  4. All fees paid are neither refundable nor transferable regardless of whether students have attended classes.
  5. Applicants are required to pay the above fees to Lingnan Institute of Further Education (LIFE) if they are admitted.
  6. LIFE does not authorize any third parties for handling admissions application.  All fees should be settled directly to LIFE by the designated method.  LIFE ensures admission fair.