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City University of Hong Kong

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BSc Computing Mathematics 理學士(計算數學)

BScCM

Short Description

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The Bachelor of Science in Computing Mathematics programme was introduced in 1994. This major is unique in Hong Kong. It emphasizes the balance between theories and their applications to practical problems, with a special focus on applied mathematics linked to computational aspects.

The major aim at equipping students and producing graduates with a strong background in data analysis, mathematical modelling, scientific computing and technical computer software. Students are trained to think quantitatively and analyse problems critically. Our graduates contribute to the commercial, financial and industrial sectors in Hong Kong and throughout Greater China. The programme focuses on linking the applied areas of mathematics and computing.

BSc Computing Mathematics 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 3
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level
ANY 1 SUBJECT 3
One of the following elective subjects:
BUSINESS, ACCOUNTING AND FINANCIAL STUDIES (ACCOUNTING) 3
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY 3
BUSINESS, ACCOUNTING AND FINANCIAL STUDIES (BUSINESS MANAGEMENT) 3
CHEMISTRY 3
COMBINED SCIENCE 3
MATHEMATICS EXTENDED MODULE 1 OR 2 3
INTEGRATED SCIENCE 3
DESIGN AND APPLIED TECHNOLOGY 3
PHYSICS 3
BIOLOGY 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, they 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

Department of Mathematics

Email: mabscm@cityu.edu.hk

Tel: 3442-8643

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
2021 128 191 296 310 259 1184
2020 214 224 291 360 248 1337
2019 182 274 339 424 327 1546
2018 214 316 434 490 379 1833
2017 249 329 495 540 411 2024
2016 473 494 599 704 535 2805
2015 282 417 668 842 670 2879

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 17 2 3 0 0 22
2020 33 2 0 0 0 35
2019 26 4 3 2 0 35
2018 25 6 2 1 1 35
2017 26 7 0 0 1 34
2016 38 4 2 0 0 44
2015 22 8 0 0 0 30
Footnote(s)
(1) 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.

(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.