The Hong Kong economy has been hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, with the unemployment rate of the construction industry continuously rising. The Government will provide a total of 1750 places of salary subsidy with a view to encouraging and supporting employers of private organisations to employ graduates and assistant professionals of the engineering, architectural, surveying, town planning and landscape sectors. The support measure is able to provide employment and training opportunities for graduates and assistant professionals of the relevant professional fields. It also helps retain talents and nurture successors continuously. There are two groups of subsidy under the support measure as follows: 1) Training Subsidy for Graduates (Architectural, Surveying, Town Planning and Landscape Sectors)
2) Training Subsidy for Assistant Professionals (Engineering, Architectural, Surveying, Town Planning and Landscape Sectors) Application details and form
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The Stage 1 Application is open from 19 June 2020 and close on 18 July 2020.
Regarding the graduate training scheme for engineering sector, please visit the website of the Engineering Graduate Training Scheme under the Vocational Training Council.