Faculty of Engineering Admission Scholarships for New Students (for 2019 entry)

The Faculty offers 'Faculty of Engineering Admission Scholarships' to newly admitted students covering JUPAS, Non-JUPAS (Local), International and Mainland students with excellent entrance grades in public examinations.

For JUPAS Students

Dean’s Award (Remarks)

Scholarships by the Faculty
Dean's Award

Scholarships by the University (Information of 2018 entry is listed for reference. Scholarship information of 2019 entry will be announced through the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid. Website: admission.cuhk.edu.hk)

Achievements (Marks in any best 5 subjects)Scholarships by the FacultyAchievements Scholarships by the University

35 marks

(i) Cash award of $56,000 (renewable); AND
(ii) Faculty Exchange Scholarship: ($50,000)

Level 5** in 6 or more subjects

(i) Full Tuition (renewable); AND
(ii) Renewable annual allowance of $20,000
(iii) One-off amount of $30,000 for outgoing exchange or overseas learning activity

33-34 marks

(i) Half Tuition (renewable); AND
(ii) Cash award of $30,000 (renewable); AND
(iii) Faculty Exchange Scholarship: ($50,000)

Level 5** in 5 subjects

(i) Half Tuition (renewable)
(ii) One-off amount of $10,000 for outgoing exchange or overseas learning activity

Level 5** in 4 subjects(i) Half Tuition (one-off)
(ii) One-off amount of $10,000 for outgoing exchange or overseas learning activity

30-32 marks

(i) Half Tuition (one-off); AND
(ii) Cash award of $30,000 (one-off); AND
(iii) Faculty Exchange Scholarship: ($30,000)

Level 5** in 3 subjects

(i) Scholarship: $10,000 (one-off)
(ii) One-off amount of $10,000 for outgoing exchange or overseas learning activity

Level 5** in 2 subjects

Scholarship: $5,000 (one-off)

Students eligible for scholarships have the opportunity to be awarded for both scholarships by the University and the Faculty. The exact amount is subject to the University regulations.

 

Encouragement Award (Remarks)

- Applicable to students who attained 25 marks or above in any best 5 subjects AND a minimum of Lv. 4 in all subjects attempted.

Level 5      $1,000 for each subject

Level 5*    $5,000 for each subject

Level 5**   $10,000 for each subject

 

STEM Scholarship (Remarks)

- Applicable to students who attained 25 marks or above in any best 5 subjects AND a minimum of Lv. 5 in at least 3 STEM electives.

Level 5      $1,000 for each subject

Level 5*    $5,000 for each subject

Level 5**   $10,000 for each subject

 

Calculation of Marks

Conversion Table
HKDSE Level5**5*54321
Mark7654321

Remarks

1. For STEM Scholarship, STEM electives refer to Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Combined Science, Information and Communication Technology, Design and Applied Technology, Mathematics Extended Module 1 or 2 and Integrated Science.

2. Dean’s Award, Encouragement Award and STEM Scholarship are exclusive. Students who fulfill the award criteria of more than one scholarship scheme will be awarded to whichever with the highest scholarship amount. Scholarships will be awarded to students who attained the required results in a single sitting of the admitted year.

3. Mathematics Extended Module 1 or 2 is counted as one subject under the Admission Scholarships schemes.

For Non-JUPAS (Local) and International Students

- Admission Scholarships will be provided to non-JUPAS (local) and non-local applicants admitted with outstanding entrance grades in public examinations such as GCE-AL, International-AL, IB diploma, etc.

For Sub-degree holders

- $10,000 scholarship for students admitted to the Faculty with the qualification of “Distinction” from each institution.

 

College Admission Scholarships

- Francis Wong Hok Bun Memorial Scholarship for Distinguished Engineering Freshman affiliated to Wu Yee Sun College (up to $HK50,000 each)