ApL – Chinese will be accepted in the coming JUPAS application
JUPAS updates by representatives of JUPAS participating schools
Rumors say putting CityU in Band B = no chance to get in, is that TRUE?
CityU:2016 entrance >90% Band A, ~6% Band B
Its just that when students who put CityU as Band A tends to have better grades.
Will participating institutes know about the EXACT position of programme choice?
Some institutes claimed that they know because they checked students’ login time.
JUPAS: NO, its not true.
Will HKU, EduHK, HKBU & LingU consider M1&M2 as separate elective?
HKU: No, as HKEAA still not sees M1 & M2 as FULL elective.
LingU: No, same as HKU.
EduHK: In 2017 admission, M1 & M2 will not classified as a separate elective in meeting the 4+1 elective minimum entrance requirement, BUT will be included in the BEST 5 scores calculation.
HKBU: same as EdUHK. Moreover, in 2017 admission, BBA will be split into 8 separate programmes instead of 1 single broad discipline BBA. And in 2018 admission, Faculty of Art, Communication will raise its minimum entrance requirement from 4+1 to 4+2, with the 2 elective at minimum Level 3.
Any changes in admission score calculation for 2017?
CityU: remains 4+2 as general entrance requirement, M1 & M2 as elective, 26/28 programme use 4+2 as calculation, 2/28 use BEST 5 as calculation.
HKBU: Weightings will be disclosed, e.g. English, *also accept TOFEL & IELTS 6.5 (in replacing HKDSE Lv. 3).
PolyU: All programmes 4+2 as general entrance requirement, M1 & M2 as elective, score calculations: if 5 subjects as requirement: best 5 / chin+Eng+best 3 with weighting. If 6 subjects as requirement: best 6/ chin+Eng+best 4 with weightings.
CUHK: some programmes will use BEST 5 as calculation, details will be announced via webpage.
QFin related (3 programmes), delete M1/M2 as specific requirements, but will still count as elective.
The four stations include ethic and moral issues (道德倫理); social issues(社會議題); communication skill (溝通技巧) and critical thinking (批判思考)
4C + 2X
No Science related subjects needed
For details, visit http://www.hku.hk/dse
HKUST Information Session for Careers teachers 4 Nov 2016
HKUST JUPAS Intake: BEST 5 unweighted
If students are interested in the programme, they may choose the specific programme and the school-based admission as well. The school-based admission is usually less competitive than the specific programme.
HKUST JUPAS Intake: Other useful statistics
Students with admission scholarships
Students with extra electives bonus
Students with interview bonus
Students with bonus awarded from OEA/SLP assessment
Students who had participated in any HKUST’s engagement programs
Insurance, Financial and Actuarial Analysis/Quantitative Finance
Journalism and Communication
For details: refer to http://www.oafa.cuhk.edu.hk/adm/jupas/hkdse/admission-requirements/important-information-for-applicants/admission-scores
JS4801 Social Science
Board-based admission are suitable for those who are not too clear about the specific interest in the programmes offered by the faculty. Besides, board-based admission programme may be less competitive as well.
New programmes in 2017