NEW Bachelor of Engineering in Biomedical Engineering (JS6925)
Updates on Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences (JS6963)

Introduction of New Programme (JS6925)

The new programme - Bachelor of Engineering in Biomedical Engineering programme [BENG(BME)] (JS6925) will be offeredby the Faculty of Engineering from academic year 2018-19.  

The BME programme is retitled from the Bachelor of Engineering in Medical Engineering programme
under the common code BENG programmes (JS6963), and is jointly offered by the Faculty of Engineering
and Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine. The intake quota for JS6925 is 25 with admissions requirements follow
that of JS6963, in which candidates must acquire level 3 in Physics or Combined Science with Physics
component
in the HKDSE examination.

For more information about the programme, plese refer to the programme website (https://engg.hku.hk/bme) and Letter from Faculty of Engineering.

2. Updates on Programme (JS6963)

Along with the sperate programme establishment, BENG in Biomedical Engineering is no longer on the list under Bachelor of Engineering [BENG] (JS6963). Please refer to the updated programme information below:

Programme Programme Updates
Bachelor of Engineering [BENG] (JS6963) BENG in Biomedical Engineering is no longer on the list under BENG (JS6963)

The admission quota for the following 7 BENG programmes is 418:

Civil Engineering

Computer Engineering

Computer Science

Electrical Engineering

Electronic Engineering

Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Mechanical Engineering

3. Special Arrangements for Free-of-charge Programme Changes (11-17 May)

special arrangements have been made to allow JUPAS applicants to update their programme choices free-of-charge (for one submission only) via their JUPAS accounts.  Such free-of-charge change can applies to the followings:

Programme Changes Allowed
Bachelor of Engineering in Biomedical Engineering programme [BENG(BME)] (JS6925)
  1. ADD JS6925 to the original programme choice lists (as long as the total number of programme choices does not exceed 20)
  2. REPLACE existing programme with JS6925
Bachelor of Engineering [BENG] (JS6963)
  1. REPLACE JS6963 with JS6925 or another programme
  2. ADD JS6963 to the original programme choice lists (as long as the total number of programme choices does not exceed 20)
  3. RE-ORDER JS6963
  4. DELETE JS6963 from the programme choice lists

Revision of programme choices in the above manner can be made online free of charge (but only once) via the JUPAS website (http://www.jupas.edu.hk) during the period May 11, 2018 (9:00 am) to May 17, 2018 (11:59 pm).  (Any change request submitted outside the specified period will be charged by the JUPAS Office a normal amendment fee of HK$80 per request until the deadline for programme change of May 23, 2018 (11:59 pm).)