Other international qualifications

Hong Kong

GCSE

All applicants for undergraduate courses must have at least grade C or above in English language and mathematics at GCSE level or equivalent. This is reflected in the equivalent qualifications displayed below.

However, some courses may require higher grades at GCSE level and/or additional subjects, so please check the requirements provided on individual course pages.

English (C) - Hong Kong Certificate of Education (HKCEE), English C, or Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE), English 4.

Mathematics (C) - Hong Kong Certificate of Education (HKCEE), Mathematics C, or Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE), Mathematics 3.

A-Level

Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE)

AAA - 555 including specified subjects.

AAB - 554 including specified subjects.

ABB - 544 including specified subjects.

Hong Kong A-levels (HKALE), prior to 2012

AAA - BBB including specified subjects.

AAB - BBC including B in specified subjects.

ABB - BCC including B in specified subjects.