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Lingnan University invites applications for Direct (Non-JUPAS) Admission to undergraduate programmes 2017-18

01 Dec 2016

Lingnan University now invites applications for Direct (Non-JUPAS) Admission to its undergraduate programmes for the 2017-18 academic year.

With the vision to excel as a leading Asian liberal arts university with international recognition, distinguished by outstanding teaching, learning, scholarship and community engagement, Lingnan University is committed to providing quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions, and encourages its faculty and students to contribute to society through original research and knowledge transfer. The University was named by Forbes as one of the “Top 10 Liberal Arts Colleges in Asia” in 2015.


The University adopts both broad-based and programme-based admissions to study programmes in Arts and Business Faculties. The Faculty of Social Sciences will continue to adopt broad-based admission. For details on our programme offerings, please visit


Applicants who seek admission on the basis of qualifications other than Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) examination results or Joint Entrance Examination for Universities in PRC (Gao Kao) examination results of the current year should apply directly to the University. Details are as follows:


  • Apply to the University directly from today to 30 March 2017 through our Online Application System. Applicants can apply for a maximum of three choices of study programmes in ONE application account.  
  • Sub-degree graduates/final year students (with programme duration of at least two years) are considered to be eligible for admission to senior year places (i.e. Year 3 of the 4-year curriculum). Applicants holding other academic qualifications are considered to be eligible for admission to Year 1 of the 4-year curriculum. Please refer to for details. 
  • Non-local applicants (other than Hong Kong and the Chinese Mainland citizens) are eligible to apply for the Non-local Student Scholarships. Full Scholarship (covering tuition, hostel and partial academic and living expenses), Tuition Scholarship or Half-tuition Scholarship per academic year will be awarded to successful candidates. Please visit for details.


For details of application procedures, please visit the University website at Enquiries should be directed to the Registry (Undergraduate Admissions Office) of the University (Tel: (852) 2616 8750; Fax: (852) 2572 5178; Email: