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08 Jun 2020

City University of Hong Kong

City University of Hong Kong

New Degree Award System for Students Admitted to CityU in 2020

A new degree award system will be introduced for students admitted to City University of Hong Kong (CityU) in the 2020 – 2021 academic year.  Under the new system, the top 15% of departmental / school graduates (based on CGPA ranking) will be recognised under three award categories: summa cum laude (Highest Distinction), magna cum laude (High Distinction) and cum laude (Distinction).  Changes have also been made to the minimum graduation CGPA and termination rules.  For details, please click here