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Entrance Scholarships

Entrance Scholarships

Both the University and Faculty offer entrance scholarships to outstanding freshmen in recognition of their academic result obtained before their admissions.
 

(I) SCHOLARSHIPS FOR ALL STUDENTS

(a) Faculty Entrance Scholarships

Chinese Gold & Silver Exchange Society Scholarship shall be awarded to an undergraduate admitted to the Faculty of Business and Economics on the basis of academic merit in the public examination before admissions. For details, please refer to http://www.scholarships.hku.hk/Scholarships/detail/42.
 

(II) SCHOLARSHIPS FOR LOCAL STUDENTS

(a) University Entrance Scholarships

For HKU entrance scholarships details, please refer to http://www.aal.hku.hk/admissions/international/admissions-information?page=en/fees-and-scholarship.

(b) Faculty Entrance Scholarships

JUPAS students

JUPAS students admitted to the Faculty with outstanding results in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) examination shall be awarded a one-off scholarship by the Faculty to recognise their achievements. The scholarship award may go up to HK$80,000 for one year for top achievers in the HKDSE. 

Details of the Faculty Entrance Scholarship for the 2019 intake of local students admitted through JUPAS are as follows:
 

Conditions for Award


Scholarship Amount (one-off)
for 2019 intake[3]

Total score in the best 5 HKDSE subjects
(Category A or C) in 2019[1][2]

No. of subjects with
Level 5**

Score of 35

7

HK$80,000

6

HK$60,000

5

HK$50,000

Score of 34

-

HK$30,000

Score of 33

-

HK$25,000

Score of 32

-

HK$20,000

Score of 31

-

HK$12,000

Score of 30

-

HK$8,000


[Important Notes]
[1] Calculation of the total score in the best 5 HKDSE subjects (Category A or C) in 2019 for the Faculty Entrance Scholarship is based on the following Level/Grade-to-Score conversion:

.Category A subjects: 5**=7, 5*=6, 5=5, 4=4, 3=3, 2=2, 1=1

.Category C subjects: A=7, B=5.5, C=4, D=2.5, E=1

[2] Only results obtained in the 2019 HKDSE examination will be considered for the Faculty Entrance Scholarships; combined results and alternative Chinese result will not be considered.  Extended modules 1 or 2 of Mathematics (M1/M2) can be counted as one subject.
[3] The Scholarship may be held concurrently with other scholarships awarded by the University provided that the total value of the scholarships held does not exceed the maximum amount stipulated by the Senate each year.

Remarks:
-  The awarding criteria and conditions of award are subject to annual review.
-  Eligible students will be automatically considered.  Application is not needed.


Non-JUPAS students with IB Diploma or GCEA qualification

Non-JUPAS admitted to the Faculty with outstanding results in either IB Diploma or International and/or GCE Advanced examination shall be awarded HK$3,000 scholarship for one year.

Eligible students will be automatically considered. Application is not needed.
 

(III) SCHOLARSHIP FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

(a) University Entrance Scholarship

For HKU entrance scholarship details, please refer to http://www.aal.hku.hk/admissions/international/admissions-information?page=en/fees-and-scholarship.
 

(IV) SCHOLARSHIP FOR MAINLAND STUDENTS WITH JEE (Joint Entrance Examination) RESULT

Please refer to http://www.aal.hku.hk/admissions/mainland/ for details.