Admissions

Non-local Important Dates

2020
Online
Application Online Application

Before proceeding to submit your application, you are strongly advised to review the following information:

  1. Definition of Non-local Students (NLS)
  2. Entrance Requirements
  3. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Non-local applicants with different qualifications will be considered under different admission schedules.

  1. Non-JEE Applicants
  2. JEE Applicants
  3. HKDSE Applicants


Potential applicants are advised to note that the dates listed below are provisional and subject to changes. Applications will be considered on a rolling-basis. Applicants are therefore advised to apply as soon as possible.


Non-local non-JEE applicants*

Please submit application via the English platform at www.eduhk.hk/acadprog/online.

Date Event
18 October – 16 December 2019 First Round Application
January 2020 First Round Programme Interview for Shortlisted Applicants^
17 December 2019 – 19 February 2020 (updated) Second Round Application
  • Due to the suspension of the Online Application System (from 17:00 HK Time on 14 Feb 2020 to 23:59 HK Time on 18 Feb 2020) for system upgrading, the second round application deadline is extended to 19 Feb 2020.
Late February - Early March 2020 Second Round Programme Interview for Shortlisted Applicants^
17 February – 15 April 2020 Third Round Application
Late April - May 2020 Third Round Programme Interview for Shortlisted Applicants^

16 April - 31 May 2020 (updated)

Last Round Application
  • Owing to the outbreak of the coronavirus, the application deadline has been extended to 31 May 2020 (instead of 15 April 2020). Late application after 31 May 2020 will not be accepted.
Mid-June 2020 (updated) Last Round Programme Interview for Shortlisted Applicants^
February – June 2020 Announcement of Admission Offers
  • Successful non-local applicants will be notified the interview results via email after each round interview.
Late July 2020 (tentative) Application for on-campus accommodation
Mid-August 2020 Programme Registration
1 September 2020 (tentative) Programme Commencement

* Shortlisted mainland non-JEE applicants will be invited to join the admission interviews by email nearer the time.

^ Only applicants who have submitted all relevant qualifications with supporting materials (e.g. academic transcripts, public examination results, etc) being uploaded (electronic or scanned copy) onto the system will be considered for interviews. Shortlisted non-local applicants will be informed the interview arrangements via email.



Mainland JEE applicants

Please submit application via the Chinese platform at www.eduhk.hk/acadprog/online.

As announced by the Ministry of Education of the PRC on 31 March 2020, The two-day “gaokao” (JEE) annual test will be postponed for one month to July 7 and 8. In this regard, our admission schedule will be adjusted correspondingly. Details will be available later.

Date Event
18 October 2019 Application Opens
  • Please click here for detailed admission information.
13 July 2020 (updated) Deadline for providing the JEE candidate numbers (高考考生號 / 准考證號) in the Online Application System.
  • Please click here for the format.
13 July 2020 (updated) Closing Date for Application
To be confirmed Announcement of JEE results by individual province
(dates vary from one province to another)
To be confirmed Admission Interviews@
  • Owing to the outbreak of the coronavirus, no onsite admission interview in Beijing, Guangzhou and Shanghai will be arranged. Online interview will be adopted to select quality applicants to our full-time bachelor’s degree programmes.
To be confirmed Announcement of Admission Offer
Late July 2020 (tentative) Application for on-campus accommodation
Mid-August 2020 Programme Registration
1 September 2020 Programme Commencement

@ Shortlisted mainland applicants will be informed the detailed admission interview arrangement individually by email nearer the time.


Non-local HKDSE applicants#

Please submit application via the English platform at www.eduhk.hk/acadprog/online.

Date Event
18 October 2019 Application Opens
31 May 2020 (updated) Application Deadline
  • Owing to the outbreak of the coronavirus, the application deadline has been extended to 31 May 2020 (instead of 15 April 2020). Late application after 31 May 2020 will not be accepted.
Late June - July 2020 Programme Interview for Shortlisted Applicants#
July 2020 Announcement of Admission Offers
Late July 2020 (tentative) Application for on-campus accommodation
Mid-August 2020 Programme Registration
1 September 2020 (tentative) Programme Commencement

# Shortlisted non-local HKDSE applicants will be invited to attend the admission interviews by email in late June / mid-July 2020 as decided by the University.


Important Notes:

  1. If you have pending academic grades at the time of your application, you can still submit application via our Online Application System. Anytime you have updated information on your examinations, you can log in to your application account and update the relevant parts accordingly by uploading your updated results.
  2. Your application will remain incomplete until we receive all the necessary supporting materials.
  3. Applicants who are not offered admission by mid-August 2020 may assume their applications unsuccessful. No individual notifications will be sent to unsuccessful applicants and waitlisted applicants.

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