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City University of Hong Kong

JS1208

BSc Physics 理學士(物理學)

BScPHY

Short Description

<<Programme Video>>

The BSc Physics* program covers fundamental topics of physics, and some specialized topics such as financial engineering, biophysics, medical physics, quantum physics, computational physics, and optics, leading to a diversified career paths in medical and health care, engineering, education, commercial and industrial sectors or postgraduate studies. Students may take part in the research attachment scheme, which provides them with early exposure to discovery and innovation. Students who meet certain requirements can apply for admission to the Joint Bachelor’s Degree Program between City University of Hong Kong and Columbia University in the USA. To learn more about the Joint Bachelor’s Degree Program, please visit https://cityu-hk.gs.columbia.edu/.

The Department of Physics Undergraduate Entrance Scholarships

Undergraduate students who are admitted to the Bachelor of Science in Physics* program through the JUPAS route with outstanding academic performance will be automatically considered for the scholarships. Each scholarship awardee will receive up to $40,000. For details, please refer to http://www.cityu.edu.hk/sds/web/studentlife_scholarships_esf.shtml.

* programme title subject to approval

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
ANY 1 SUBJECT 3
One of the following elective subjects:
CHEMISTRY 3
COMBINED SCIENCE WITH BIOLOGY and PHYSICS COMPONENTS 3
COMBINED SCIENCE WITH CHEMISTRY and PHYSICS COMPONENTS 3
DESIGN AND APPLIED TECHNOLOGY 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

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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

Professor CHAN Kwok-sum
Programme/Major Leader
Department of Physics

Email: apkschan@cityu.edu.hk

Tel: 3442-7814

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 121 225 273 374 311 1304
2019 137 232 314 433 345 1461
2018 156 300 405 539 408 1808
2017 245 362 504 664 509 2284
2016 425 428 593 825 637 2908
2015 279 368 642 919 780 2988

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 8 3 1 0 1 13
2019 23 4 5 1 2 35
2018 23 8 2 0 0 33
2017 44 15 5 1 0 65
2016 52 11 1 4 0 68
2015 46 14 7 1 0 68
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.