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Immigration Arrangements for Non-local Graduates (IANG)

The Hong Kong SAR Government implemented an immigration policy in 2009 for non-local graduates, the purpose of which was to encourage non-local graduates to stay and work in Hong Kong.

The IANG advantages:

  • Under the IANG, non-local students who satisfy all graduation requirements may apply to stay and work in Hong Kong right after graduation
  • A stay of up to 12 months in Hong Kong without other conditions of stay (i.e. with or without a job offer upon application)
  • Extension of stay may be considered along with flexibility on employment
  • A simplified and streamlined application procedure

For further information, please refer to Hong Kong Immigration Department: