In Hong Kong, there is a local applicant UCAS style system and a parallel system for international students. According to the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2016, many of the subject areas in the 7 departments of CLASS are rated highly. For examples, Linguistics is ranked 29th, Communications and Media Studies is ranked 31st, English Language & Literature, Politics & International Studies, and Social Policy & Administration stand at the level of 51-100 in the world.
For applicants applying with international qualifications/ or post-secondary qualifications, please visit the following websites for more details:
Global Services Office: http://www.cityu.edu.hk/international/;
Admissions Office: http://www.admo.cityu.edu.hk/international/.
For applicants taking 2016 National University Entrance Examination (Gao Kao), please visit the following website for more details:
Global Services Office: http://www.cityu.edu.hk/mainland/