Asked by : Hon YEUNG Yiu-chung
Replied by : SEM
Recently, several University Grants Committee-funded universities have successively launched various early admission schemes for Secondary Six ("S6") students who have obtained outstanding results in the Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination for first degree course studies in the coming academic year. In this regard, will the Government inform this Council whether it knows:
Admission schemes for outstanding secondary six students of
UGC-funded institutions in 2002/03 academic year
|Target number of students||Number of applicants||Number of students accepting admission offers|
|City University of Hong Kong||46||
City University of Hong Kong has not launched any schemes for admitting secondary six students into its undergraduate programmes in 2002/03 academic year
|Hong Kong Baptist University||26||24||Action in progress|
|The Chinese University of Hong Kong||57||442||109|
|The Hong Kong Institute of Education||10||
The scheme was announced in mid-June, with the deadline for application in late June.
|The Hong Kong Polytechnic University||47||55||Action in progress|
|The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology||36||206||56|
|The University of Hong Kong||54||232||55|
Note (1) : Since each outstanding secondary six student may apply for admission to more than one institutions at the same time, the total number of applicants is the total number of applications received.