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Non-local Important Dates

2020
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 (tentative) First Round Programme Interview for Shortlisted Applicants^
17 December 2019 – 16 February 2020 Second Round Application
Late February - Early March 2020 Second Round Programme Interview for Shortlisted Applicants^
17 February – 15 April 2020 Third Round Application
(Late application after 15 April will not be accepted.)
Late April - May 2020 Third 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 onsite admission interviews in late June 2020.

^ 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.

Date Event
18 October 2019 Application Opens
  • Please click here for detailed admission information.
11 June 2020 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.
11 June 2020 (tentative) Closing Date for Application
24 - 29 June 2020 (tentative) Announcement of JEE results by individual province
(dates vary from one province to another)
28 June – 1 July 2020 (tentative) On-site Admission Interviews in Beijing, Guangzhou and Shanghai @
Late June - 7 July 2020 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 onsite admission interview arrangement (e.g. Date, Time and Venue) individually in late June 2020.


Non-local HKDSE applicants#

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

Date Event
18 October 2019 Application Opens
15 April 2020 Application Deadline
(Late application after 15 April 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 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 15 July 2020 may assume their applications unsuccessful. No individual notifications will be sent to unsuccessful applicants and waitlisted applicants.

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