Non-JUPAS (Local) Admissions

Local applicants with other qualifications can apply through the non-JUPAS admission scheme. These qualifications include Associate Degree/Higher Diploma, HKALE, GCE, IB, SAT/AP and other overseas qualifications for university admission. Applications will be assessed on a case-by-case basis. Please refer to the website of Office of Admissions and Financial Aid ( for further information.

Admission with Advanced Standing

A non-JUPAS (local) or international applicant may apply for “Admission with Advanced Standing” if he/she meets relevant requirements on specific qualifications (including GCE-AL, IB, Cambridge Pre-U, HKALE, Associate Degree/Higher Diploma). For students admitted with Advanced Standing, the minimum number of units for graduation may be reduced by up to 24 (normative period of study may be shortened by up to one year). Applicants will be required to indicate in the application form whether they would like to be considered for "Admission with Advanced Standing".


Applicants should apply for admissions through the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid of the University.