English Language Chinese Language Mathematics Liberal Studies Two Elective Subjects
4 3 2 2 3
Specific Elective Subject Required Additional Subject Required
Level 3 or above in one of the following subjects: Biology, or Combined Science with Biology component. -
Candidates must be able to communicate effectively and fluently in both Cantonese and English.
  1. Applicants are strongly advised to include their personal statement in English in the "Additional Information" of their JUPAS application.
  2. Applicants are encouraged to enter details about their other learning experiences or extra curricular activities.
  3. Supporting documents should be uploaded to the appropriate sections of OEA or SLP.
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 - -

Interview Performance Bonus for 5** / 5* Additional Electives Student Learning Profile
- -

Others: Bonus for Level 5* / 5** in HKDSE Chinese and / or English Language Subject

Consideration of Previous / Combined Sittings Penalty
Best Results in 2 or More Sittings of HKDSE-
Upper Quartile Median Lower Quartile Lowest
35 35 34 33

* '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)