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Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Creative Arts and Culture and Bachelor of Education (Honours) (Visual Arts) Co-terminal Double Degree Programme 創意藝術與文化榮譽文學士及視覺藝術教育榮譽學士 (同期結業雙學位課程)


Short Description

The 5-year Full-time Co-terminal Double Degree Programme aims to prepare professional Visual Arts teachers and community-based artists who possess subject knowledge and demonstrate competency in both education and various forms of creative arts. Upon completion of the programme, students will be awarded two degrees, namely a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Creative Arts and Culture [BA(CAC)] degree and a Bachelor of Education (Honours) (Visual Arts) [BEd(VA)] degree. Graduates will become competent art teachers in Hong Kong and possess the ability to work in a broad range of positions such as curators for art museums and galleries; administrators of arts-and-cultural related organisations; researchers in cultural studies; professional artists and designers; and arts educators.

EdUHK Self-Nomination Admissions Scheme

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  • Programme Entrance Requirements
  • General Entrance Requirements
Same as General Entrance Requirements

Note: Satisfactory performance in a practical test* and a portfolio interview is also required.

*Applicants who obtain Level 4 or above in HKDSE Visual Arts will be exempted from the practical test.

Subject weightings may be adopted in the admission score calculation for particular programmes. Please click here for more information. 

Core Subjects Minimum Level
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level

Note: Not more than one Applied Learning subjects, excluding Applied Learning Chinese


(1) Applied Learning (ApL) subject (Category B) graded “Attained with Distinction / Attained with Distinction (I)/(II)” is accepted as one of the elective subjects, excluding Applied Learning Chinese. For Bachelor’s degree, not more than one ApL subject will be counted as having met the requirement of an elective subject.

(2) The Mathematics Extended Part (M1/M2) is counted as an elective subject for the purpose of meeting the University’s GERs, but cannot be used as a substitute for the Mathematics Compulsory Part. If applicants have taken both M1 and M2, only the module with the best result will be taken into consideration.

(3) Other Language subjects (Category C) will be accepted as unspecified elective subjects. The minimum requirement is Grade E.

(4) For non-Chinese speaking (NCS) applicants who have met the specified circumstances as announced by the Education Bureau (EDB), the University accepts the Alternative Chinese Language (ACL) qualifications, such as GCE (A-level / AS-level) (Grade E), GCE (O-Level) (Grade C), GCSE (Grade C / Grade 4), IGCSE (Grade C / Grade 4) and HKDSE ApL(C) (Attained), as equivalent to Level 3 in DSE Chinese Language for meeting the minimum Chinese Language requirements and for calculation of the related admission scores, except for programmes which require students to have possessed a good command of Chinese.

(5) The admission scores will be the sum total of the level/grade values of the best five HKDSE subjects, regardless of whether they are core or elective subjects and excluding the Citizenship and Social Development subject.

(6) For Bachelor's degree programmes, the past result(s) of HKDSE Liberal Studies (Level 2 or above) attained in 2023 or before will be recognised for meeting the Citizenship and Social Development subject requirement in the GERs and will be included in the admission score calculation as long as the result is among the best five HKDSE subjects.

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

"Combined sittings" is accepted for meeting the GERs and for the calculation of admissions scores. If an applicant has taken the HKDSE examination in a subject more than once, the best result for that subject will be counted. There is no score deduction for repeated subjects.

First Year Tuition Fee

HK$ 42,100


Admission Enquiries


Tel: (852) 2948 6886

Programme Enquiries
Dr Zoran Poposki


Tel: (852) 2948 7593


Application Statistics (after Modification of Programme Choices)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2023 329 312 333 364 252 1590
2022 341 297 336 336 277 1587
2021 292 238 314 300 233 1377
2020 298 264 326 274 223 1385
2019 286 289 329 371 249 1524
2018 247 283 381 406 293 1610
2017 237 282 396 419 300 1634
2016 222 284 366 419 333 1624

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

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2023 20 0 0 0 0 20
2022 26 0 0 0 0 26
2021 30 0 0 0 0 30
2020 27 0 0 0 0 27
2019 32 0 0 0 0 32
2018 16 1 0 0 0 17
2017 17 0 0 0 0 17
2016 14 0 0 0 0 14