Application for Registration / Restoration

Eligibility

  • Persons who were trained in Hong Kong must hold a master degree or above in
    audiology from a recognised tertiary institution, with elements consistent with the Body of Knowledge as stated, which –

    • includes at least 300 supervised clinical hours of audiology practice, or
    • includes an examination on clinical competence of audiology practice;

 

  • Persons who were trained in other countries must hold a master degree or above in audiology from a recognised tertiary institution, or a postgraduate diploma in audiology issued on or before 1 July 1997, with elements consistent with the Body of Knowledge as stated, which –
    • includes at least 300 supervised clinical hours of audiology practice, or
    • includes an examination on clinical competence of audiology practice, or
    • allows the persons to have the right of audiology practice in that jurisdiction by
      an audiology governing body;

 

  • Persons who are practicing audiology in Hong Kong on date on which the register for
    the audiologist profession is established (i.e. 30 November 2018), who have fulfilled
    the above criteria, but failed to satisfy completely the requirement regarding the
    supervised clinical hours of audiology practice, an examination on clinical competence of audiology practice, or the right of audiology practice in the particular jurisdiction, may apply for registration as grandfathers by 30 June 2019. The Professional Council and the Registration Committee will consider each application based on the applicant’s education, training, professional experience and skill. Each application will be considered on its own merits.

Please refer to the application procedures here.