Hong Kong

Entry requirements, scholarships and keeping in touch for students from Hong Kong.

Entry requirements


To apply for our bachelors courses you should have completed one of the following, 

Hong Kong Advanced Level Certificate (HKALE)
Where our A-Level requirement is:
  • A Level CCC = HKALE DDD
  • A Level BCC = HKALE CDD
  • A Level BBC = HKALE CCD
Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE)
Pass four core subjects at Level 3 or above in HKDSE with three elective subjects at:
  • Grade 333 (for A Level requirement CCC)
  • Grade 433 (for A Level requirement  BCC)
  • Grade 443 (for A Level requirement BBC)

There are individual course requirements. Contact the International Team for more information.

Our courses


You will be eligible to apply if you have gained a bachelor (Honours) degree at 2:2 or above. If you have gained a bachelors degree (ordinary) you may also be considered if you have sufficient relevant work experience within the industry. Please contact our International Team for more information.

Our courses

English language

If you are applying for a bachelor programme you will be required to have completed the HKDSE English Language at Grade 3 with Grade 3 or better in each individual component of language learning.

If you are applying for a Master’s programme you will be required to have completed a bachelor degree that has been taught and examined in English within the last two years.

Find all of our approved English tests and scores on our English Language Requirements page.

Find your local representatives

We work with a number of approved education agents across the world who can support you through the application process. Find a local office near you.

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