There are many ways you can experience higher education. We currently recruit students with international qualifications from all parts of the world.

The Hong Kong Shue Yan University (HKSYU) accepts application from students with overseas academic qualifications. Please note the following admission details:


Local or non-local applicants with overseas academic qualfications e.g. Australia, USA, UK, Canada, New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia, Taiwan or Macau can apply for our undergraduate programmes (first year or second year entry).

Applicants with overseas qualifications should be able to demonstrate his/her English and Chinese proficiency, by presenting documentary evidence which may include TOFEL / IELTS (for English) and/or DSE / GCE / IB (for Chinese) results. Applicants without the University's recognized language qualification are required to sit for the English / Chinese written exam accordingly.


**Special Arrangement for 2021/22 Admissions: In case of official cancellation of the TOFEL/IELTS tests, HKSYU accepts comparable Duolingo English Test (DET) scores and home testing for meeting English requirement. The minimum DET score requirement is 105.

Applicants can apply via the online application portal. Please contact our Admissions Office for enquiries. For application, please click here.

Applicants who submit their application in person should present the following supporting documents to the Admissions Office:
1. A completed application form with a photo securely attached; and
2. HKID card (both original and copy); and
3. A non-refundable application fee of HK$200 in cash; and
4. Submission of proof of academic qualification e.g. School academic results and certificates, professional and/ or public examination results, recommendation letter (wherever applicable)

Full-time local undergraduate students under the age of 30 are eligible to apply for Financial Assistance Scheme for Post-secondary Students (FASP), a scheme offered by the government to provide means-tested financial assistance which can include grants (tuition fee and learning expenses) and/or low-interest loans to help meet living expenses. Students can apply for FASP after registration.

iFREE Entrance Scholarship for the Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in Digital Marketing programme

Starting from the academic year 2019/20, iFREE GROUP (HK) LTD will make available an annual entrance scholarship of HK$1,000,000 for new students admitted to Year 1 of the Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in Digital Marketing (BBA-DM) programme. Each year, a maximum of 50 scholarships of HKD20,000 each will be made available.
For more details, please click here.

Longbow Charity Foundation Entrance Scholarship for Commerce majors

Funded by the Longbow Charity Foundation Limited, HKSYU will be offering an entrance scholarship for new local students admitted to Year 1 of selected Bachelor’s programmes in the Faculty of Commerce. Each recipient will be awarded HK$10,000. This scholarship aims at encouraging local students who have an enthusiastic interest in the world of commerce to become substantial contributors and future leaders.
For more details, please click here.

The Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Commerce and Faculty of Social Sciences offer a variety of specialized academic courses. select your favoured programme and understand more, please click here.
Dates Closing Date / Event
Jan to Jul 2021 Applicants can apply via the online application portal
1 Jul 2021 Deadline for Non-Local Students Online Application
16 Jul 2021 All applications of Non-Local students will not be accepted
21 Jul 2021 Commencement of In-Person First Round Application (Applicable to all applicants)
24 Jul 2021 Deadline of In-Person First Round Application (Applicable to all applicants)
26 Jul 2021 Commencement of In-Person Second Round Application (Applicable to all applicants, admission quotas are limited in this round)
Dates and the information specified in this page may be subject to change without notice.