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In addition to the admission scholarships offered by the University and the Faculty.  Social Science broad-based admission line offers admission scholarships to admitted students. Outstanding students who have met the minimum academic requirements are eligible for the admission scholarships.

Admission Scholarships (2021 Entry):

JUPAS Admission - HKDSE

Minimum Award Criteria ^ One-off Cash Award (HKD)
Total Best 5 score of 35 $40,000
Total Best 5 score of 34 $30,000
Total Best 5 score of 33 $20,000
Total Best 5 score of 32 $15,000
Total Best 5 score of 31 $10,000
Total Best 5 score of 30 $8,000
Total Best 5 score of 29 $5,000
                Note: The conversion of levels to scores:  5**=7, 5* = 6, 5 = 5 , 4 = 4 , 3 = 3, 2 = 2 , 1 = 1 
 

Non-JUPAS (Local & Other Regions) Admission - Non-HKDSE Qualifications

Minimum Award Criteria ^ One-off Cash Award (HKD)
  • GCE AL/International AL: 3A* and 2A
  • IB Diploma: 43 points
  • SAT/ACT: Redesign SAT score of 1540 (or ACT Composite score of 34) and 
         (a) 700 points each in two SAT subjects (excluding Chinese), OR
         (b) grade 4 each in two AP subjects (excluding Chinese)
  • Indonesia SMA: average 85%
  • Cambridge Pre-U:  2(D3) & 3(M1)
  • OSSD: average 95% for the best six Grade 12 subjects
  • B.C.: average 95% for the best five Grade 12 subjects
  • ATAR: 98.0
  • GSAT: 59 out of 60 for the Best 4 subjects including English

$50,000

  • GCE AL/International AL: 3A* and 1A
  • IB Diploma: 41 points
  • SAT/ACT: Redesign SAT score of 1520 (or ACT Composite score of 33) and 
         (a) 700 points each in two SAT subjects (excluding Chinese), OR
         (b) grade 4 each in two AP subjects (excluding Chinese)
  • GSAT: 58 out of 60 for the Best 4 subjects including English

$37,500

  • GCE AL/International AL: 2A* and 1A (excluding Chinese)
  • IB Diploma: 40 points
  • SAT/ACT: Redesign SAT score of 1470 (or ACT Composite score of 32) and 
         (a) 700 points each in two SAT subjects (excluding Chinese), OR
         (b) grade 4 each in two AP subjects (excluding Chinese)
  • Indonesia SMA: average 80%
  • OSSD: average 90% for the best six Grade 12 subjects
  • B.C.: average 90% for the best five Grade 12 subjects
  • GSAT: 57 out of 60 for the Best 4 subjects including English

$25,000

  • IB Diploma: 39 points
  • SAT/ACT: Redesign SAT score of 1410 (or ACT Composite score of 31) and 
         (a) 700 points each in two SAT subjects (excluding Chinese), OR
         (b) grade 4 each in two AP subjects (excluding Chinese)
  • GSAT: 56 out of 60 for the Best 4 subjects including English 

$15,000

  • GCE AL/International AL: 1A* and 2A (excluding Chinese)
  • IB Diploma: 38 points
  • SAT/ACT: Redesign SAT score of 1350 (or ACT Composite score of 30) and 
         (a) 700 points each in two SAT subjects (excluding Chinese), OR
         (b) grade 4 each in two AP subjects (excluding Chinese)
  • GSAT: 55 out of 60 for the Best 4 subjects including English 
$10,000

^ Other comparable qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Performance in admission interview, if any, will be considered. Faculty of Social Science reserves the final decision of scholarship award.