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Admission Requirements
 
Local JUPAS Applicants with HKDSE Results
The University General Requirement
  1. 4C + 2X (four core subjects plus two electives), or
  2. 4C + M1/M2 + 1X (four core subjects with Mathematics Extended Module 1 or 2 plus one elective)
 
The Minimum Level Requirements:
Program English Chinese Math Liberal
Studies
Elective
1
Elective
2
Specific
Requirements
          M1/M2 can be accepted in place of an elective  
SSCI 
(JS5100)
/IRE 
(JS5101)
3 3 2 2 3 3 One of:
Biology / Chemistry / Physics /
Combined Science / Integrated Science / M1/ M2
MAEC
(JS5813)
4 3 3 2 3 3
BIBU
(JS5811)
4 3 3 2 3 3 One of:
Biology or Chemistry
JUPAS Score Calculation
 
Science Program (JS5100) and IRE Program (JS5101)
Best 5 subjects with weighting for score calculation:
Weighting English and M1/M2 x 1.5 Other cores and Category A electives x 1
Subject 1 English Language
Subject 2 Mathematics
 
Mathematics (Compulsory Module);
OR Weighted M1/M2
Subject 3 Science Elective
 
Biology / Chemistry / Physics / Combined Science / Integrated Science / Mathematics (Compulsory Module)*
OR Weighted M1 / M2
 
*If M1/M2 is counted in Subject 2, Mathematics (Compulsory Module) can be counted as Science Elective
Subject
4 & 5
Next best 2 subjects
 
Can be core, Weighted M1/M2
OR Category A subjects
 
Biotechnology and Business (JS5811)
Best 6 subjects with weighting for score calculation:
Subject Weighting
English Language x 2
Mathematics (Compulsory Module) x 2
Biology or Chemistry x 1.5
Next best 3 subjects x 1
 
Mathematics and Economics (JS5813)
Best 6 subjects with weighting which include:
Subject Weighting
English Language x 2
Mathematics (Compulsory Module) x 2
 
Best Elective:
M1/M2 OR x 2
Biology/Chemistry/Physics/Combined Science/Integrated Science x 1.5
 
Next best 3 subjects
Economics X 1.5
Any other subjects X 1

JUPAS Score Calculator: http://join.ust.hk/cal/cal.html

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Applicants with International Qualifications
Science Program, IRE Program and MAEC Program
 
Applicants must have at least one senior level subject from Biology / Chemistry / Mathematics / Physics
Biotechnology and Business
 
Applicants must have at least one senior level subject from Biology / Chemistry / Mathematics

Admission Information:
http://join.ust.hk/en/admissions/applicant/international

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Applicants taking Mainland Joint Entrance Examination (Gao Kao)
 

Admission information:
http://join.ust.hk/en/admissions/applicant/jee

 

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Applicants with Post-Secondary Qualifications
 

 

Applicants must fulfill either one of the following requirements:
  1. Completion of an associate degree in a post-secondary institution recognized by HKUST
  2. Completion of a higher diploma program in a post-secondary institution recognized by HKUST
  3. Transfer students from local or overseas degree programs: GPA B+ or GPA 80% is normally expected

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