Welcome to the Qualifications Register (QR) !
QR is a centralised online database containing information on quality assured qualifications and their operators and assessment agencies for Recognition of Prior Learning. All qualifications listed on the QR are quality-assured and recognised under the Qualifications Framework. Under the Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications Ordinance, the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications is specified as the QR Authority.
We hope you will find this website and the information useful. Enjoy a pleasant navigation!
Please click the following button to search the qualifications:
1 September 2020
To enhance the transparency of learning programmes recognised under the Qualifications Framework (QF), the Education Bureau announced on 29 June 2019 the implementation of indication of QF credit for learning programmes at QF levels 5 to 7 on the Qualifications Register (QR) from 2020 onwards. For details on the implementation plan, please click here.
23 January 2020
HKCAAVQ with the support of the Qualifications Framework Secretariat held the QR Operators Briefing on 21 January 2020 to provide updates on the latest development of QF and QR, and to provide a platform for exchange and networking with the operators. The Briefing, attended by nearly 100 participants, was well received by operators.
To view the programme and presentations of the Briefing, please click the following links:
31 October 2019
Launch of QR Infographics and indication of “Quality Assurance” status of learning programmes under the self-accrediting operators on QR
The QR Infographics is launched to provide a real-time and quick overview of the nature of the current qualifications on QR in terms of their Quality Assurance (QA) Status, QF Level, Area of Study and Training, and Types of Credit Accumulation and Transfer.
For learning programmes offered by the self-accrediting operators, their QA status should be indicated as “Self” in the QR internal interface from November 2019 onwards. The information on QA status can be searched through keyword on Qualifications Search; for details of the search, please refer to the Help page section.
31 October 2019
Launch of refinement on CAT Search Result Listing and QR Record Details – CAT Arrangement, as follows:
4 July 2019
Resumption of QR Bulk Upload/Download Activities
Due to resumption of the service of the QR system subsequent to completion of maintenance, the restrictions on the bulk QR upload and download activities have been relaxed with immediate effect from 3 July 2019.