Important Dates and Deadline

Admissions Process Date
Main Round Application Opens September 15, 2017
Information Day for 2018 Undergraduate Admissions November 4, 2017
Main Round Application Closes* 12:00 noon, November 16, 2017 (Hong Kong Time)
Programme Interview for Shortlisted Candidates**

December 2017 - January 2018

Results Announcement^ From December 2017/January 2018 onwards
Application for Student Visa / Accommodation March - August 2018
Registration / Course Selection of 2018 First Semester Mid-August, 2018 onwards
Residential Hall Check-in August 21, 2018 onwards (Tentative)
Orientation for International Students Late August 2018 onwards
Commencement of Study of 2018-19 September 3, 2018
Course Add-Drop Period First 2 weeks of semester
Payment of Tuition Fee (1st installment)  Late September 2018

*Late applications will be accepted after the Main Round application deadline and before 12:00 noon, July 15, 2018 (Hong Kong Time)
**Only students who have submitted an application by the Main Round application deadline will be considered for interviews between December 2017 to January 2018. Interviews for late applicants will be considered on a case by case basis. Separate email invitation to interview will be sent to shortlisted students.
^Students who receive an offer of admission are normally required to accept the offer within two to three weeks.

Note: Non-local students requiring a student visa/entry permit to study in Hong Kong should allow sufficient time for assessment and visa application when submitting a late application (at least 4-6 weeks for assessment, and up to 8-10 weeks for visa application upon receipt of an admission offer).

Programme Interview Schedule 

Faculties may invite candidates to attend interviews/entrance tests on a selective basis, meaning that not all candidates need to attend these assessments; and being invited to an interview/test is not an indicator of the chance of admission.

Please click on the Faculty below to check out the respective programmes' interview schedule. The schedule is for reference only and is subject to change. For students studying overseas and cannot attend a face-to-face interview in Hong Kong, phone or Skype interview may be arranged on a case-by-case basis. Faculty/Programme office will confirm the interview date and time and other arrangements with shortlisted students in the interview invitation.

Programme Code and Title Interview Schedule
6004 Bachelor of Arts in Architectural Studies December 12-15, 2017 (Aptitude Exercise); January 20, 2018 (Interview)
6016 Bachelor of Science in Surveying December 18-22, 2017
6028 Bachelor of Arts in Landscape Studies Early December 2017
6030 Bachelor of Arts in Conservation November 20, 2017 - July 31, 2018
6042 Bachelor of Arts in Urban Studies Late December 2017 - January 2018

Programme Code and Title Interview Schedule
6054 Bachelor of Arts

For candidates under the Music Specialist Scheme only:

Mid-May to early June 2018 (Music Aptitude Test, Interview and Audition)

Programme Code and Title Interview Schedule
6767 Bachelor of Economics / Bachelor of Economics and Finance December 2017 onwards
6781 Bachelor of Business Administration / Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance December 2017 onwards
6793 Bachelor of Business Administration (Information Systems) December 2017 onwards
6808 Bachelor of Business Administration (Law) and Bachelor of Laws December 2017 onwards
6884 Bachelor of Science in Quantitative Finance December 2017 onwards
6860 Bachelor of Finance in Asset Management and Private Banking December 2017 onwards
6896 Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business and Global Management December 2017 onwards

Programme Code and Title Interview Schedule
6107 Bachelor of Dental Surgery

Early January 2018 for the Main Round application

Late March/early April 2018 for late application

Programme Code and Title Interview Schedule
6066 Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Education in Language Education (English) December 2017
6080 Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Education in Language Education (Chinese) December 2017
6119 Bachelor of Education and Bachelor of Science December 2017
6157 Bachelor of Science in Speech and Hearing Sciences December 2017
6195 Bachelor of Education and Bachelor of Social Sciences December 2017

Programme Code and Title Interview Schedule
6951 Bachelor of Engineering in Engineering Science

Candidates with international qualifications: Mid-December 2017 to February 2018

Candidates with local qualifications*: January to March 2018

*excluding JUPAS candidates
6963 Bachelor of Engineering

Candidates with international qualifications: Mid-December 2017 to February 2018

Candidates with local qualifications*: January to March 2018

*excluding JUPAS candidates

Programme Code and Title Interview Schedule
6078 Bachelor of Arts in Literary Studies and Bachelor of Laws Late December 2017 to early January 2018; late March to early April 2018
6406 Bachelor of Laws Late December 2017 to early January 2018; late March to early April 2018

Programme Code and Title Interview Schedule
6456 Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery December 19-20, 2017; April 10, June 19, July 6-9 and August 23, 2018
6468 Bachelor of Nursing To be announced
6482 Bachelor of Chinese Medicine To be announced
6494 Bachelor of Pharmacy December 29, 2017; March 27, 2018
6949 Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences December 11, 2017; April 17, 2018

(Last updated: November 2017)

Programme Code and Title Interview Schedule
6729 Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science Late December 2017 to February 2018
6901 Bachelor of Science

For candidates with sub-degree qualifications only:

March 2018

(Note: Interview for the Young Scientist Scheme (YSS) will be extended by invitation from late December to February for candidates with other qualifications)

Programme Code and Title Interview Schedule
6717 Bachelor of Social Sciences Not applicable
6731 Bachelor of Social Work December 11, 2017; February 12 and April 9, 2018
6810 Bachelor of Social Sciences (Government and Laws) and Bachelor of Laws December 2017 to late March 2018
6822 Bachelor of Journalism December 11-22, 2017

Admissions Interviews will also be held this year in the following countries to allow our professors and admission tutors to learn more about your interests, strengths and abilities.  These are valuable factors for our evaluation of your application.  Invitations to attend the interviews will be made on a selective basis to shortlisted candidates.

Country Tentative Schedule
India December 2017
Indonesia January 2018
Malaysia January 2018