Career Guide for Non-local Students

This career guide is designed to serve as a general reference addressing the key areas that non-local students should pay attention to, prepare for and comply with when they seek job opportunities in Hong Kong. Information in this guide is drawn from various sources and relevant websites. As information may change from time to time, you are advised to refer to relevant official sources and websites regularly for updates.
Updates to Minimum Wage Ordinance, P.9:
Statutory Minimum Wage (SMW) has come into force since 1 May 2011. With effect from 1 May 2019, the SMW rate is $37.5 per hour.
Updates to Q7, P.22:
The validity of the NOL for taking up part-time on-campus employment and summer jobs will be in line with the limit of stay granted to the students concerned and will normally cover the whole academic programme. For further clarification, please contact the Immigration Department directly.
We wish you every success in job hunting, rewarding work experience and a fulfilling life in Hong Kong.

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