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Flexible Arrangements for Applicants with International Qualifications affected by COVID-19 for the 2020 Intake (Updated: 22 June 2020)

We understand the concerns from applicants, parents and teachers about the impacts of the examination disruption or cancellation owing to the COVID-19 outbreak on their applications for admissions.  We would like to reassure our applicants that the University will extend flexibility in considering their applications for admission. 


The following are the special arrangements for the 2020 intake:


For GCE Advanced Level/ International Advanced Level (GCEAL/IAL) and International Baccalaureate (IB) students

Due to the cancellation of GCEAL/IAL and IB examinations, the University has decided to accept the GCEAL/IAL grades and IB Diploma scores issued by the relevant examination bodies based on adjusted assessment methods for admission.


For applicants affected by English Language examination disruptions or cancellations

For students who are proved unable to sit for English language examinations, such as TOEFL and IELTS, due to test cancellation at an official centre, the following alternative English Language tests will be considered as fulfiling the English Language requirements for admission by the University on a case-by-case basis, with relevant proof of test cancellation and the test score reports submitted by the applicants:

Please note that the IELTS Indicator cannot substitute the original IELTS test as  fulfilling English language graduation requirement.  Students who have not yet fulfilled the English language graduation requirement are required to take the original IELTS test and attain the minimum threshold scores as set by their respective programmes before they can graduate.


Flexibility in considering affected applications

We will continue to consider and evaluate the affected applicants on a case-by-case basis, taking into consideration all relevant information provided by applicants.



If you have any questions related to undergraduate admissions, you are welcome to contact us.



Extension of 2020-21 UG Application Deadline (20 July 2020)

Given the latest developments in the novel coronavirus epidemic, the University has decided to extend the application deadline for undergraduate admissions (2020-21) to 5 May 2020 (except JUPAS application).  Late applications will be accepted until 20 July 2020.


New Undergraduate Programmes from the 2019 Intake

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Global Liberal Arts

This flagship interdisciplinary programme offers depth, flexibility and a global learning experience across a diverse range of arts, business and social sciences disciplines underpinning student mobility, leadership building, critical and analytical thinking, and comparative international perspectives.


LEO Dr David P. Chan Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Data Science

This programme will introduce a balanced coverage of subjects in computer science, artificial intelligence and statistics/mathematics resting on a liberal arts foundation, and focus on applications in different fields of business, science, social sciences and arts.


Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Animation and Digital Arts (self-financed programme)

This self-financed programme offers a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to creative arts education that fosters innovative thinking and creativity. Students will learn a wide range of essential knowledge from art history, film art, design to 2D and 3D animation as well as concepts and application of virtual reality; and will receive comprehensive historical and technical training of animation and digital arts through hands-on learning and rigorous mentorship.