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JUPAS Admission

Through the Joint University Programmes Admissions System (JUPAS), Lingnan University admits local students to full-time government-funded undergraduate programmes based on their current and/or past Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) examination results.  Non-local applicants# should apply directly to the University.

For more information on the JUPAS scheme and the application procedures, please refer to the JUPAS website.




An applicant who applies for admission through JUPAS is NOT allowed to submit a separate application to the University directly in the same academic year.


According to the Regulations Governing Undergraduate Studies, a student of the University whose studies had been discontinued on academic grounds in a particular academic year is not allowed to be re-admitted to any undergraduate programme in the following academic year.


Non-local students are holders of:

a)  Student visa / Entry permit

b)  Visa / Entry permit under the Immigration Arrangements for Non-local Graduates (IANG)

c)  Dependant visa / Entry permit who were 18 years old or above when they were issued with such visa / entry permit by the Director of Immigration of the HKSAR (This definition has been reviewed and redefined by the Education Bureau (EDB) in November 2018.