Admission Criteria

JUPAS Admissions

Secondary school students taking Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary School Examination (HKDSE) should apply for admission through the Joint University Programmes Admissions System (JUPAS). The JUPAS code of the B.Eng. in Systems Engineering and Engineering Management Programme is “JS4458”.

Application Requirements (applicable to HKDSE applicants for 2022-23 onwards)

Admission is based on the Best 5 HKDSE subject results with subject weighting. For details of subject weighting, please refer to the table below.

Minimum Admission RequirementSubjectMinimum GradeSubject Weighting
Core SubjectsEnglish Language31
Chinese Language31
Mathematics (Compulsory Part)31.5
Liberal Studies20.5
Elective SubjectsPreferred subjects: Biology / Chemistry / Combined Science / Physics / Information and Communication Technology / Mathematics Extended Module 1 or 2 / BAFS / Economics)31.5
All other Elective Subjects31

In addition to the requirements above, bonus points will be awarded to the 6th and 7th subjects, if any.

Grade Point Conversion Table
HKDSE Level5**5*54321
Grade Point8.575.54321

Non-JUPAS Year-1 Admissions

The programme accepts Non-JUPAS Year 1 applicants. Please refer to the website of the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid at https://www.oafa.cuhk.edu.hk/ for the admission requirements of qualifications other than HKDSE. The Programme does not have specific Non-JUPAS programme requirements, though preference will be given to students with strong performance in preferred subjects. Due to the diversity of non-JUPAS qualifications, applications will be assessed on individual merit.