English Language Chinese Language Mathematics Liberal Studies Two Elective Subjects
4 3 3 3 3
Specific Elective Subject Required Additional Subject Required
Level 3 or above in one of the following subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Combined Science, or Integrated Science. -
Main Selection Principle Remarks
(The selection principles in general consider the Category A subjects only, M1/M2 are excluded, unless otherwise specified)
Subjects That will be Given Heavier Weightings, Ranges from 1.1 to 2
Best 6 The best 6 subjects must include a Science elective subject* plus the best five among the remaining subjects. Science* Electives excluding Integrated Science

Interview Performance Bonus for 5** / 5* Additional Electives Student Learning Profile
Consideration of Previous / Combined Sittings Penalty
Best Results in the Latest 2 Sittings of HKDSE, One of Which Should include the Year of Admission (i.e. 2019)Penalty will be imposed on subjects which were retaken
Upper Quartile Median Lower Quartile Lowest
38 37 36 36

* 'Science elective subject' refers to one of the following subjects, namely Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Combined Science and Integrated Science.

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(November 2018)