Direct Entry Year 2 in academic year 2017-18

The University accepts applications from graduates of locally accredited Associate Degree or Higher Diploma programmes in relevant disciplines from institutions in Hong Kong for direct entry to Year 2 of selected Bachelor’s programmes. For details, please refer to “Programmes offered“.

Students who are admitted directly to Year 2 and have achieved a total GPA of 2.5 or above (out of a 4-point system) in their AD/HD studies will be awarded an entrance scholarship. An entrance scholarship of up to full fee remission for the first year of study at the University will be awarded to successful applicants on the basis of the total GPA score attained in the AD/HD programme. In academic year 2017/18, HKSYU is committed to awarding a total of HKD20 million. For details, please refer to “Entrance Scholarship“.

As at March 2017, the University has signed articulation agreements with the Hong Kong Community College (HKCC) of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, the Community College at Lingnan University and Lingnan Institute of Further Education (CCLU & LIFE) to facilitate credit transfer arrangements and consider the graduates of selected Associate Degree/Higher Diploma programmes for direct entry into Year 2 of related HKSYU Bachelor’s programmes. For details, please refer to “Articulation Arrangements with Partner Institutions“.

Priority application for applicants from selected AD/HD programmes in Partner Institutions will be available from 27 March 2017. For applicants from other locally accredited AD/HD programmes, early-bird application for admission of Direct Entry into Year 2 in academic year 2017-18 will be available from 3 April 2017. Please refer to “Application Procedures” and “Important Dates” for more information.

An information seminar will be held on 8 April 2017 at 11:00am in Room 303, Lower Block, Research Complex. The seminar will be conducted in Cantonese. Priority will be given to students/graduates from Partner Institutions.  For interested parties, please reserve your seat here.