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City University of Hong Kong

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BSc Chemistry 理學士(化學)

BScCHEM

Short Description

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The Department of Chemistry (CHEM) fosters an interdisciplinary approach in teaching and research. The Department is committed to training science graduates to meet the demand for technical, educational and industrial professionals in Hong Kong. The study programmes offered by the Department are designed to develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes that students need to achieve fulfilling personal development and a successful career.

CHEM currently offers BSc in Chemistry.

This major integrates theory and practice. By focusing on the application of knowledge, it helps students to understand important scientific issues, current technologies and future challenges in light of local, regional and global needs. Most of the courses have a lab component that complements the lectures and tutorials and enables students to acquire hands-on experience in preparation for their future employment or further study.

BSc Chemistry students are eligible to apply for the following joint degree programme:

Remarks:

Assessment of Applications
JUPAS Admissions Score Reference

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:
CHEMISTRY 3
COMBINED SCIENCE WITH BIOLOGY and CHEMISTRY COMPONENTS 3
COMBINED SCIENCE WITH CHEMISTRY and PHYSICS COMPONENTS 3
One of the following elective subjects:
ANY 1 SUBJECT for students who have attained Level 3 or above in MATHEMATICS COMPULSORY PART 3
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):

  • Besides Category A elective subjects, Mathematics extended modules (M1/M2) and Category C other language subject (at grade E or above) can also be used to meet the elective requirement. If students take both M1 and M2, the two modules are counted as one subject only.
  • Applied Learning (ApL) subjects are not counted as elective subjects.
Core Subjects Minimum Level
CHINESE LANGUAGE 3
ENGLISH LANGUAGE 3
LIBERAL STUDIES 2
MATHEMATICS COMPULSORY PART 2
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level
ANY 2 SUBJECTS 3

Notes:


Remarks:

  • For details of the alternative Chinese Language qualifications acceptable by the University for Non-Chinese Speaking (NCS) students, please click here.

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

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

First Year Tuition Fee

Contacts

Department of Chemistry

Email: chem.enquiry@cityu.edu.hk

Tel: 3442-7404

Admissions Office
Online enquiry form: https://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
2020 224 346 448 497 332 1847
2019 217 390 527 561 425 2120
2018 293 492 651 665 469 2570
2017 384 523 642 786 534 2869
2016 698 832 1003 1135 833 4501
2015 915 1054 1411 1581 1112 6073

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

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2020 40 4 3 0 0 47
2019 29 11 6 0 0 46
2018 36 6 2 0 0 44
2017 38 4 4 0 0 46
2016 86 16 4 0 0 106
2015 75 7 1 0 0 83
Footnote(s)

(1) Indicative intake quotas, subject to change

(2) Please refer to the interview arrangements for JUPAS HKDSE applicants webpage for details.



The information provided is subject to ongoing review. The University reserves the right to amend the information from time to time.