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Undergraduates Studies

Bachelor of Arts and Sciences in Global Health and Development (BASc[GHD])

The number of intake for the BASc(GHD) programme is 20* in 2019/2020.

In addition to satisfying the University Entrance Requirements as listed at http://www.aal.hku.hk/admissions/local/admissions-information, candidates for admission shall satisfy all of the following requirements in HKDSE:

a.   achieve the level of performance in the four core subjects as below:

Subjects Level of Performance
English* 5
Chinese 3
Mathematics 2
Liberal Studies 2

*Candidates with Level 4 in English Language and good results in other HKDSE subjects will be exceptionally considered on a case-by-case basis

b.   attain at least Level 3 in any two electives

Preference is given to those who list the BASc(GHD) programme as a Band A choice.  Candidates may be selected for an interview to be held in June and July. 

Selection for admission is based on the candidates’ academic performance in the HKDSE and their performance at interviews.

Overseas students or local students who are applying for admission on the strength of examination results other than HKDSE should submit their applications direct to the University through the Non-JUPAS Admissions Scheme.  Please visit the webpage https://aal.hku.hk/admissions/international/admissions-information for the range and level of qualifications accepted by the University as well as the subject requirements for the BASc(GHD) programme.

Those who list the BASc(GHD) programme as their first choice will be considered.  Interviews will normally be held between December and February.

*subject to the Government's and the Legislative Council's approval