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The Hong Kong Polytechnic University


BSc (Hons) Scheme in Building and Real Estate (Building Engineering and Management / Property Management / Surveying) 建築及房地產(榮譽)理學士組合課程 (建築工程及管理學 / 物業管理學 / 地產及建設測量學)


Short Description

The BRE Scheme aims to provide a vigorous platform to develop students' knowledge, skills and abilities in the fields of building and real estate through real-world practices and advanced technologies. Apart from possessing intellectual, and vocational skills in building and real estate, graduates also demonstrate confidence in their professional fields and competence on independent thinking and communication.


The Scheme comprises three programmes / awards with 98 overall admission quota. Tentative quota distribution to respective programme / award are as below:

Programme / Award in BRE Scheme


BSc (Hons) in Building Engineering and Management


BSc (Hons) in Property Management


BSc (Hons) in Surveying


For JUPAS applicants, approximately 40% of the total admission quota are allocated with unconditional offer for choice to preferred programme / major within the Scheme after year one of study to JUPAS admittees with better aggregated DSE admission scores (weighted) and interview scores. Receivers of unconditional offer for choice to preferred programme / major will be informed in the Notice of Offer at JUPAS Main Round offer result announcement.

The remaining approximately 60% of admittees will indicate their priorities on preferred programmes / majors within the Scheme in their year 1 study. These students shall be ranked by their academic performance in terms of overall GPA scores achieved after one year of study to determine the allocation of programme / major to join in the second year of study.

The option of Secondary Major in "Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics" (AIDA) is available to the students of BSc (Hons) Building Engineering and Management, and the option of Secondary Major in "Innovation and Entrepreneurship" (IE) is available to the students of BSc (Hons) in Property Management. Admission to Secondary Majors are on competitive basis and subject to a different credit requirement for graduation.


  • Programme Entrance Requirements
  • General Entrance Requirements
Same as General Entrance Requirements
There is no compulsory subject requirement. Preferred subject with the highest weighting for admission score calculation includes:
  • English Language
Core Subjects Minimum Level
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level

Flexibilities on admission selection are available as follows:

  1. Individual schemes / programmes will accept one relevant Applied Learning (ApL) subject for meeting the entrance requirements. An attainment at Attained with Distinction (I) level or above / Attained with Distinction (obtained in 2017 or before) is required.
  2. Other Language subjects (i.e. Category C) offered in the HKDSE Examination will be accepted as elective subjects. Grade E or above is required.
  3. If students have taken both M1 and M2, they will only be considered as one subject and the best grade will be taken into consideration during admission selection.
  4. Students endorsed by schools for meeting EDB’s specified circumstances and having achieved the required grade in Chinese in one of the following examinations will be regarded as obtaining a Level 3 in HKDSE Chinese for meeting our entrance requirements:
    Exam                      Level                      Min. Grade            
    GCE O-Level C
    GCSE N/A C / 4
    IGCSE N/A C / 4
    HKDSE ApL(C) N/A Attained
    GCE A-Level E
    GCE AS-Level E
  5. No penalty is applied to applicants with multiple attempts in HKDSE Examination. Similar subjects are considered once and the best grade will be taken into consideration during admission selection.
  6. There is no compulsory subject requirement for our schemes / programmes. Preferred subjects, if applicable, are listed in the 'Entrance Requirements & Subject Weightings' section of individual scheme / programme entries. Satisfactory performance in preferred subjects will have a positive influence on admission selection. However, applicants who have not taken the preferred subjects will still be considered for admission but they may need to take relevant underpinning subjects after admission to PolyU.
  7. For admission to Scheme in Nursing, the BSc (Hons) in Nursing and BSc (Hons) in Mental Health Nursing, students must have Level 3 or above in at least two HKDSE elective subjects from Category A. Please click here for details of the HKDSE subject categories.
  8. The study places offered by PolyU through JUPAS are intended primarily for admission of local school leavers. Applicants who are studying a scheme / programme or have attained qualifications at the same or above level as the schemes / programmes for which they are applying will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
  9. Please note that local and non-local applicants are considered under different admission routes with different intake quotas. Non-local applicants seeking admission on the basis of HKDSE results should submit their applications directly to PolyU. Please click here for details on the admission requirements for non-local applicants.
  10. Applicants who fall short slightly on the general entrance requirements of our schemes / programmes but meet the following conditions will be specially considered for admission:
    a) with one HKDSE subject result falling one level below the required level but with an admission score at least one point higher than the scheme-based average score for the best 5 HKDSE subjects of the last admissions exercise; and
    b) have selected PolyU’s schemes / programmes as their Band A choices i.e. first 3 priorities, in JUPAS.
  11. The flexibility for special consideration for admission is extended to sports talents under the Outstanding Sportsmen Recommendation Schemes (OSRS), applicants being nominated under Multi-faceted Excellence Scholarship (MES) / School Principal’s Nominations (SPN), as well as applicants with outstanding achievements in Other Experiences and Achievements in Competitions / Activities (OEA). Conditional offers with more favorable conditions will be issued to the applicants concerned.

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

No penalty is applied to applicants with multiple attempts in HKDSE Examination. Similar subjects are considered once and the best grade will be taken into consideration during admission selection.

First Year Tuition Fee

HK$ 42,100


General Office of the Department of Building and Real Estate


Tel: 3400 8121 / 3400 8120 / 3400 3819


Application Statistics (after Modification of Programme Choices)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2022 307 275 400 517 432 1931

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

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2022 93 5 3 4 0 105