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City University of Hong Kong

JS1203

Department of Biomedical Sciences (options: BSc Biological Sciences, BSc Biomedical Sciences) 生物醫學系 [選項: 理學士(生物科學)、理學士(生物醫學)]

BMS

Short Description

The Department of Biomedical Sciences was established in January 2014 to develop strategic growth areas in the life sciences. It aims to become a leading centre for biomedical education and cutting-edge research on cancer, neuroscience and regenerative medicine. Besides carrying out internationally competitive research in the biomedical sciences, promoting interdisciplinary and multi-disciplinary collaboration and conducting translational research from bench to bedside, the Department provides programmes that best equip graduates for future careers in healthcare, pharmaceutical, biotech and related industries. It offers programmes in a stimulating teaching, learning and research environment.

The Department currently offers the following two majors:

  • BSc Biological Sciences
  • BSc Biomedical Sciences

Admission Arrangements in 2018 

JUPAS applicants will be considered for admission to first-year studies at the Department of Biomedical Sciences. Students will enter a major (current major options: Biological Sciences; Biomedical Sciences) after one year of study. The top 40% of students# will have a free choice of majors offered by the Department. The other 60% of students will be allocated a major within the Department, subject to the availability of places and the selection criteria set by individual majors.

# based on CGPA with no failed grades and completion of at least 30 credit units including College/Department required courses

Remarks:

Programme Offering Department: Department of Biomedical Sciences

Assessment of Applications

Interview Arrangements

Requirements

  • Programme Entrance Requirements
  • General Entrance Requirements
Core Subjects Minimum Level
CHINESE LANGUAGE 3
ENGLISH LANGUAGE 3
LIBERAL STUDIES 2
MATHEMATICS COMPULSORY PART 2
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level
One of the following elective subjects:
BIOLOGY 3
CHEMISTRY 3
COMBINED SCIENCE 3
One of the following elective subjects:
BIOLOGY 3
BUSINESS, ACCOUNTING AND FINANCIAL STUDIES (ACCOUNTING) 3
BUSINESS, ACCOUNTING AND FINANCIAL STUDIES (BUSINESS MANAGEMENT) 3
CHEMISTRY 3
COMBINED SCIENCE 3
DESIGN AND APPLIED TECHNOLOGY 3
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY 3
INTEGRATED SCIENCE 3
PHYSICS 3

Notes for Elective Subject(s):

"Attained with Distinction II" in the following Applied Learning subject may be accepted as one elective subject for JS1203:

  • Medical Laboratory Science
Core Subjects Minimum Level
CHINESE LANGUAGE 3
ENGLISH LANGUAGE 3
LIBERAL STUDIES 2
MATHEMATICS COMPULSORY PART 2
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level
ANY 2 SUBJECTSNotes 3

Notes:

  • Mathematics extended modules (M1/M2) and "other languages" (at grade E or above) can be used to meet the elective requirement. If students take both M1 and M2, they are counted as one subject only.
  • Applied Learning subjects are not counted as elective subjects, except for JS1041, JS1042, JS1043, JS1044 and JS1203.
  • Please refer to the programme pages for details.

Remarks:

Calculation of scores for applicants with more than 1 sitting in HKDSE Examination

CityU accepts repeat results and will count the best results in assessing whether applicants meet the entrance requirements and to calculate admission scores.

First Year Tuition Fee

Contacts

Department of Biomedical Sciences

Email: bms.ug@cityu.edu.hk

Tel: 3442-5657

Admissions Office
Online enquiry form: http://www.admo.cityu.edu.hk/enquiry

Tel: 3442-9094

Statistics

Application Statistics (after Modification of Programme Choices)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2017 498 676 925 1133 800 4032
2016 332 522 878 1056 780 3568

Offer Statistics (as at the Announcement of the Main Round Offer Results)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2017 74 5 2 2 1 84
2016 27 7 1 3 1 39
Footnote(s)
The University reserves the right to make changes to the above information from time to time.