Benefits of the DGESS to Employing Companies

The DGESS provides the following supports for eligible local companies to recruit and train design fresh graduates:
  • Access to an online platform with database of CVs and e-portfolios of applying graduates (Graduate Applicants) from related disciplines for companies’ easier reference;
  • A monthly subsidy of HK$6,000 (up to 12 months) sponsored by Create Hong Kong for every graduate employed under the DGESS (Graduate Employee); and
  • Series of orientation programs provided by the Organizer, including an awareness program with career talks for Graduate Applicants to enhance their understanding of the prospects in the fast growing design industry, and Master talks for Graduate Employees to update them on latest trends, working skills and knowledge about the design industry.