Bachelor of Social Sciences (Hons) in Sociology

Minimum Entry Requirements

HKDSE applicants must have attained in one sitting:

English Language: Level 3 or above;
Chinese 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.

Hong Kong Associate Degree Holders;
GCE and GCSE (2A3O); or
Other equivalent academic qualifications (subject to assessment by the University).

Application Procedures


Master of Social Sciences (Transformation of Chinese Societies)

Admission Requirements
Applicants should have at least a second-class honours degree or an equivalent qualification from a university or comparable institution. Those with a background in social sciences and/or humanities will be given preference.

Fluency in English and Chinese, in both oral and written forms, is mandatory. For applicants from outside Hong Kong, an IELTS of 6.5 or TOEFL 600 or equivalent (CET 6:450) is required to prove proficiency in English.

Application Procedures