Key Milestones of Our College

Towards Saint Francis University

2015

Bachelor of Nursing (Honours) programme was accredited by the HKCAAVQ and The Nursing Council of Hong Kong. In August 2015, CIHE launched new Bachelor’s programmes namely, Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Digital Entertainment

2013

Launched Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Language and Liberal Studies, and Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours)

2012

Granted a 7,500 m2 site in Tseung Kwan O next to Caritas Bianchi College of Careers to build campus

2011

Offered Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours), and renamed Caritas Institute of Higher Education

2010

Underwent the Institutional Review for registration as a recognized degree-conferring institution

2008

All Higher Diploma programmes and Associate Degree programmes were revalidated by the HKCAAVQ

2002

All Higher Diploma programmes and Associate Degree programmes were validated by the HKCAAVQ

2001

Registered as an Approved Post Secondary College in 2001 under the CAP.320

2000

Accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications (HKCAAVQ)

1990

Approved by the Hong Kong Government to offer post-secondary education programmes

1985

Caritas Francis Hsu College was established in 1985 to offer advanced level courses and two-year diploma programmes