JUPAS Admissions (2021 Entry)

Secondary school students taking Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary School Examination (HKDSE) should apply for admission through the Joint University Programmes Admissions System (JUPAS).To offer flexibility for students, the Faculty broad-based admission and programme-based admission would run in parallel.

Broad-based admission (JS4401)

Programme-based admission

Computer Engineering   
Computer Science   
Information Engineering    
Mathematics and Information Engineering   
Mechanical and Automation Engineering   
Systems Engineering and Engineering Management   

Artificial Intelligence: Systems and Technologies (JS4468)
Biomedical Engineering (JS4460)
Electronic Engineering  (JS4434)
Energy and Environmental Engineering (JS4462)
Financial Technology  (JS4428)


Application Requirements for JS4401 (applicable to HKDSE applicants for 2021-22 onwards)

Admission is based on the Best 5 HKDSE subject results with subject weighting. For details of subject weighting, please refer to the table below.
Minimum Admission RequirementSubjectMinimum GradeSubject Weighting
Core SubjectsEnglish Language31
Chinese Language31
Liberal Studies20.5
Two Elective Subjects

Any one science subject from the following: Biology / Chemistry / Combined Science / Physics / Mathematics Extended Module 1 or 2

31.5 (1.75 for M1/M2, if applicable)

Preferred subjects: Biology / Chemistry / Combined Science / Physics / Information and Communication Technology / Design and Applied Technology / Mathematics Extended Module 1 or 2

Any other subjects

Preferred subjects: 1.5 (1.75 for M1/M2, if applicable)

Any other subjects: 1

In addition to the requirements above, bonus points will be awarded to the 6th and 7th subjects, if any.

2020 Admission Grades of HKDSE Examination (for reference)

SubjectsCHINENGLLBSTMATHSCI Elective Elective 2 (applicable to M1/M2)
Lower Quartile444454

Calculation of Admission Scores

Grade Point Conversion Table
HKDSE Level5**5*54321
Grade Point8.575.54321

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