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HKBU Change in Entrance Requirements for UGC-funded Undergraduate Programmes

posted 16 Oct 2016, 21:28 by Jackie Yun Kiu Wong   [ updated 16 Oct 2016, 21:38 ]
From 2017 entry onwards, Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Visual Arts (JS2810) programme will recognize Extended Part of Mathematics (M1 or M2) as unspecified elective subejct.

From 2018 entry onwards, basic entrance requirement of the following programmes will be changed as highlighted in RED:
(1) Bachelor of Arts (Honours) (JS2020)
English Language Level 3
Chinese Language Level 3
Mathematics (Core) Level 2
Liberal Studies Level 2
No. of Electives(s) Required 1 (Level 3)
Specific Subject Requirement This programme will consider the following as unspecified elective subject:
  • Extended Part of Mathematics (M1 or M2); 
  • Other Language subjects at Grade E or above.

(2) Eight programmes offered by the School of Business (JS2110 - JS2180)
English Language Level 3
Chinese Language Level 3
Mathematics (Core) Level 2
Liberal Studies Level 2
No. of Electives(s) Required 2 (Level 3)
Specific Subject Requirement This programme will consider the following as unspecified elective subject: 
  • Extended Part of Mathematics (M1 or M2); 
  • Other Language subjects at Grade E or above.

(3) Two programmes offered by the School of Communication (JS2310 & JS2320)
English Language Level 3
Chinese Language Level 3
Mathematics (Core) Level 2
Liberal Studies Level 2
No. of Electives(s) Required 2 (Level 3)
Specific Subject Requirement Good results in Chinese Language and English Language are preferred.

High choice banding in JUPAS application is preferred.

This programme will consider the following as unspecified elective subject: 

  • Extended Part of Mathematics (M1 or M2); 
  • “Attained with Distinction (I/II)” in Applied Learning subjects specified by the programmes; 
  • Other Language subjects at Grade E or above.

Details of the revised entrance requirements have been posted under "What's New and Important Dates" in HKBU's website at http://ar.hkbu.edu.hk/admissions/jupas