Common First Year
All students will be admitted on a Faculty basis and exposed to a list of "Common First Year"
courses so that you can explore your interests before declaring Major Programme.
"Common First Year" Courses to be studied by all students admitted into Faculty of Science
For students who have attained a 5* in relevant science subjects, they will be guaranteed for admission to the relevant major programme in Year 2. For example, if he/she has attained a 5* in HKDSE Chemistry, he/she will be guaranteed for admission to Chemistry as his/her major programme.
The criteria for major programme assignment for other students will include the performance in relevant Common First Year course, the cGPA attained by the end of Year 1 and interview performance, if applicable.