Cross-Institutional Course Enrolment Scheme

Information for CityU BSCM students taking courses offered by HKBU

Application Procedures and Details

  1. CityU BSCM students are required to fill in an application form and submit it together with your Online Grade Display to the Department of Mathematics, CityU. MA will seek approval from the CM Major Leader, and forward the endorsed applications to the Department of Mathematics, HKBU. Students will be informed of the application result by the offering university via MA CityU. Acceptance of the student is at the discretion of HKBU, taking into account its quota availability and other relevant factors.
  2. Students can only take courses that are available on the list of HKBU Mathematics Courses to be offered to CityU MA students.
  3. Students admitted to a course will be officially registered as visiting students at HKBU and are required to participate fully in the course, which includes completion of coursework and examinations, if applicable.
  4. All the credits gained can be counted as fulfilling the Major Elective requirements for the BSCM programme subject to approval of credit transfer for the courses taken is being granted.
  5. Students who wish to drop/withdraw from the course should submit their request with justifications in writing to the CM Major Leader before the deadline. MA will forward the request to HKBU for processing.
  6. Application fee and tuition fee have been waived as agreed by both CityU and HKBU.

Course Registration, Examination and Grade Results

  1. Students will be informed of course registration and examination details by HKBU.
  2. Grade will be given to students at the end of a course, and result will be sent to CityU by HKBU. To comply with the requirement of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance, the consent of MA students for the release of the results to MA, CityU will be sought during the course application stage.

Academic Calendar and Examination at HKBU

The teaching weeks and examination periods of academic year 2017/2018 are as follows:

    Semester
    Teaching Period
    Examination Period
    First
    4 September - 4 December 2017
    8- 21 December 2017
    Second
    15 January - 28 April 2018
    4- 16 May 2018

Academic Calendar 2017/2018

Credit Transfer

Students are required to fill in an for credit transfer and submit it to the Department of Mathematics, CityU within 3 working days upon receiving the transcript of the relevant HKBU course(s). Applications for credit transfer will be considered on condition that the students have attained at least grade C or above in the selected HKBU course(s).

Enquiries

Department of Mathematics, HKBU

Room FSC1219, Level 12
Fong Shu Chuen Building
Ho Sin Hang Campus
Hong Kong Baptist University
Kowloon Tong
Hong Kong
Tel: +852 3411-2347
Fax: +852 3411-5811
Email: mathdept@hkbu.edu.hk

Department of Mathematics, CityU

Room Y6524, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
City University of Hong Kong
83 Tat Chee Avenue
Kowloon Tong
Hong Kong
Tel: +852 3442-8643
Fax: +852 3442-0250
Email: mabscm@cityu.edu.hk

Last update: 21 July 2017