College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

Admission Scholarships for CLASS Students

City University of Hong Kong (CityU) and the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (CLASS) at CityU award admission scholarships to new undergraduate entrants on the merit of their academic performance. The University and the College will identify qualified students to be offered with scholarships and notify the scholarships recipients by email. No application for admission scholarships is required.

CityU Scholarships for Hong Kong Talents

Eligible for JUPAS / non-JUPAS entrants with excellent HKDSE or GCE "A" level / IB results applying to government-funded bachelor's degree programmes at CityU. For details, please visit http://www.cityu.edu.hk/scholarship.

College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences Elite Student Scholarships

Eligible for first-year entrants of government-funded bachelor's degree programmes admitted to CLASS as Band A JUPAS applicants with excellent HKDSE results. Awardees are allowed to hold CityU Scholarships for Hong Kong Talents concurrently.

Award Requirements Scholarship Amount
Gold Award
  • Non-weighted admission score of 4 core subjects and 2 electives with best results >= 30; and
  • Level 4 or above in either Chinese Language or English Language
HK$40,000
Silver Award
  • Non-weighted admission score of 4 core subjects and 2 electives with best results = 27 / 28 / 29; and
  • Level 4 or above in either Chinese Language or English Language
HK$20,000
Notes:
  1. Non-weighted admission score is calculated by adding the scores of the 4 core subjects and the 2 electives with the best results without weighting (Scoring scale is given in the tables below). Multiple attempts in Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) are accepted.

    Scoring Scale

    Category A: Core and Elective Subjects (including M1/M2)
    Level 5** 5* 5 4 3 2 1
    Score 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
    Category C: Other Language Subjects
    Grade A B C D E
    Score 5 4 3 2 1
  2. HKDSE Category A Core and Elective subjects; Mathematics Extended Modules (M1/M2) and Other Languages subjects (at grade E or above) are counted. If students take both M1 and M2, they are counted as one subject only. Applied Learning subjects are not counted.