First-Year Entry (Year One)

HKSYU welcomes applications for undergraduate admissions first-year entry from eligible students. Students with the following qualifications can apply:

Types of Applicants Minimum Entry Requirements
HKDSE Applicants

Applicants taken Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination should have attained the following results

  • - Chinese language: Level 3 or above;
  • - English language: Level 3 or above;
  • - Mathematics: Level 2 or above;
  • - Liberal studies: Level 2 or above; and
  • - One elective subject: Level 2 or above.
Merits in Applied Learning subjects may be used for additional consideration.
Sub-degree Applicants

Applicants who are taking / have taken any locally acrredited Associate Degree / Higher Diploma should have completed the first year’s study with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 (out of a 4.0 scale) or above

GCE Applicants Applicants taken the General Certificate of Education A-Level/ AS-Level should have attained three passes in GCE A-level subjects. Two AS subjects are considered to be equivalent to one A-level subject. The same subject will not be counted at both the A-level and AS-level
IB Applicants Applicants taken the International Baccalaureate Examination should have attained an overall score of at least 24 points
JEE (GaoKao) Applicants Applicants taken the Mainland Joint Entrance Examination Examination (JEE/ GaoKao), please refer to the “Mainland Applicants” section
Mature Students Mature applicants must be over the age of 25 by 1st September of the year of admission and be able to demonstrate sufficient motivation, knowledge and potential to indicate a high probability of being able to complete the programme successfully. Prospective mature applicants are invited to discuss their application with the Head of Department concerned in advance of the application period. Successful mature candidates will be admitted on an individual and exceptional basis.
Other Qualifications Other equivalent academic qualifications e.g. overseas academic qualifications, please submit application to the Admissions Office for individual assessment.

Remarks
a) Mature students and applicants with the above non-local qualifications may be required to sit for the Chinese written examination and/or English written examination offered by the University.
b) Applicants who intend to apply for the admission for the split-degree programme, please refer to here for more details about the minimum entry requirements.

Please click HERE for viewing the undergraduate programmes available for students of first year entry.