SWHT and the Hong Kong Polytechnic University jointly established the Sunwah Pearl Linux Training and Development Centre (SWP) in 2000. The Centre began with the development of open source system, now has developed into an internationally accredited education centre which provides professional higher education programs.
In cooperation with the University of Glamorgan of the UK in 2005, SWP offers master degree program in Computer Forensics and Security, the first of its kind in Hong Kong. In 2011, the cooperation extends to offer master degree program in Forensics Audit and Accounting. These programs aim to train computer forensics specialists for the banking, finance and government sectors and are well recognized by the industries.
In 2012, the Guidance Software Inc. of the US has authorized SWP as a training base of their flagship product EnCase Forensics software in Hong Kong and Macau. EnCase is a must software for world computer forensics investigators.
In 2007, SWP collaborated with the University of Sunderland of the UK to offer bachelor degree program in Graphic Design, and Master of Arts degree in Graphic Communications for practicing designers. These programs are graded “excellent” by the British National Quality Assurance, and it maintains an average of 15% graduates obtaining first-class honours every year.