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The University of Hong Kong

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Bachelor of Business Administration (Business Analytics) 工商管理學學士(商業分析)

BBA(BA)

Short Description

The BBA(BA) programme is crafted to meet the growing industry demand for talents in the business analytics field. Its curriculum offers students a comprehensive coverage of both technical and managerial skill sets. Students will learn a wide spectrum of knowledge from the disciplines of information technology, data science, business statistics and management. Core courses include programming language, database management, introduction to business analytics, management information systems, decision and risk analysis, etc. They help students build the foundations for advanced topics in senior years. Students also have the option to choose from analytics technique courses and business application courses. The aim is to provide students with state-of-the-art experiences in artificial intelligence, big data, social media, and other latest development. Such design helps train well-rounded students who will be more adaptable in their career development.

Graduates of the BBA(BA) programme are expected to land on data and analytics related jobs in a wide variety of sectors such as IT, finance, supply chain, marketing, consulting, manufacturing, and so forth. They will also be competitive in pursuing post-graduate degrees in fields such as data science, information management, decision science, big data, etc.

Students from all backgrounds who have a passion for problem-solving through analytics, and who aim to develop their career path in analytics are welcome to apply for the BBA(BA) programme.

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Requirements

  • Programme Entrance Requirements
  • General Entrance Requirements
Core Subjects Minimum Level
CHINESE LANGUAGE 3
ENGLISH LANGUAGE 4
LIBERAL STUDIES 2
MATHEMATICS COMPULSORY PART 3
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level
One of the following elective subjects:
ANY 1 SUBJECT (EXCLUDING APPLIED LEARNING)1 3
MATHEMATICS EXTENDED MODULE 1 OR 2 3
One of the following elective subjects:
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY 3
PHYSICS 3
INTEGRATED SCIENCE 3
BIOLOGY 3
COMBINED SCIENCE 3
CHEMISTRY 3

Remark:

  1. Other Language subjects will be used as unspecified elective subjects. The minimum requirement is Grade E.

Candidates with level 3 or above in Extended Module 1 or 2 of Mathematics will be considered with preference, but is not required.

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 (EXCLUDING APPLIED LEARNING, OTHER LANGUAGE) 3
ANY 1 SUBJECT (EXCLUDING APPLIED LEARNING)3 3
Or
ANY 1 SUBJECT (EXCLUDING APPLIED LEARNING, OTHER LANGUAGE) 3
MATHEMATICS EXTENDED MODULE 1 OR 2 3

Remark:

  1. "Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education” is referred to as “HKDSE”.
  2. "Attained with Distinction" obtained prior to 2018, or "Attained with Distinction (I)" or "Attained with Distinction (II)" obtained in or after 2018, in Applied Learning subjects (other than Applied Learning Chinese) will be used as additional supporting information. In the meantime, student learning experiences in Applied Learning subjects may be considered within the context of other learning experiences in their application.
  3. Other Language subjects will be used as unspecified elective subjects. The minimum requirement is Grade E.

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

In general, most of the programmes offered by HKU consider the best results achieved by candidates in different combination of sittings, except for a few programmes which only consider the latest results.  Few programmes may also impose a penalty on HKDSE repeaters.  The policy on the calculation of scores in combined sittings of HKDSE for the 2022-23 exercise will be finalized at a later stage, which will be posted on our website https://www.hku.hk/dse.

First Year Tuition Fee

HK$ 42,100

Contacts

Faculty of Business and Economics (HKU Business School)

Email: fbe.ugenquiry@hku.hk

Tel: 3917-5343

Statistics

Application Statistics (after Modification of Programme Choices)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2021 101 105 129 214 213 762
2020 64 67 128 215 201 675
2019 91 72 141 201 218 723
2018 105 71 171 246 283 876
2017 107 81 175 247 274 884
2016 92 73 165 288 266 884
2015 182 134 222 367 441 1346
2014 124 127 242 344 426 1263
2013 135 136 228 413 501 1413
2012 66 82 142 265 317 872

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

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2021 22 0 0 0 0 22
2020 22 0 0 0 0 22
2019 15 0 0 0 0 15
2018 20 0 0 0 0 20
2017 25 0 0 0 0 25
2016 24 0 0 0 0 24
2015 28 0 0 0 0 28
2014 28 0 0 0 0 28
2013 23 0 0 0 0 23
2012 22 1 0 0 0 23
Footnote(s)
# As the 2022/23 academic year is the beginning of the 2022/23 - 2024/25 triennium for which the allocation of UGC-funded places are still subject to the Government's approval, the number of intake places shown above is indicative only and subject to changes or confirmation.