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New UCAS Tariff (2017) for HKDSE and Other International Qualifications

posted 29 Sep 2016, 21:28 by Jackie Yun Kiu Wong
he Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority (HKEAA) has made an announcement on 15 June 2016 about a new UCAS Tariff points for HKDSE qualifications. Under the new system, tariff points awarded to level 3 to level 5** of the HKDSE remains comparable to grades E to A* in the GCE A level examination, see table below.   

The new UCAS Tariff points apply to students who are planning to start university in the UK in September 2017.   Tariff points awarded to HKDSE and major qualifications offered by different countries are shown in the table below:

Full document can be accessed on HKEAA website here.