College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

International / Mainland Admissions

In Hong Kong, there is a local applicant UCAS style system and a parallel system for international students. According to QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017, Linguistics is ranked 26th amongst world's top universities, which has been in the Top 50 for seven consecutive years since 2011. In the same ranking exercise, Communications and Media Studies is ranked 27th in the world, Social Policy & Administration is ranked 47th in the world, Development Studies, English Language and Literature, Modern Languages, and Politics & International Studies are ranked in the Top 100. Overall, the College is currently ranked 56th for Social Sciences (and Management) and 54th for Arts and Humanities in the QS Rankings by Broad Subject Area.

For applicants applying with international qualifications/ or post-secondary qualifications, please visit the following websites for more details:

For applicants taking 2018 National University Entrance Examination (Gao Kao), please visit the following website for more details: