Bachelor of Laws (LLB) - HKDSE Selection Criteria

JS1061 School of Law

Assessment of Applications (HKDSE)

For applicants who have fulfilled the minimum entrance requirements, admission scores will be calculated for the selection of applicants. Presented below are the subjects and weightings to be used for the calculation of an admission score, with weighting applied, for main consideration.

JUPAS Code College / School Weighted Admission Score for Main Consideration
No. of subjects Subject Weighting
Chi Eng Maths Liberal Studies 1st Elective 2nd Elective
(including M1/M2)
JS1061
School of Law (SLW)
4 core + 2 electives 1 1 1 1 1 1

Notes:
1. Unspecified elective subjects may include "other languages" at grade E or above.
2. If students take both M1 and M2, they will be counted as one subject only.
3. Applied Learning subjects are not counted as elective subjects.

 

Scoring Scale
Core and 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

 

Example

Subjects HKDSE Results
(Level)
School of Law
Weighted Admission Score
(score x weighting)
Chinese Language 4 4 x 1
English Language 5* 6 x 1
Mathematics (Compulsory part) 3 3 x 1
Liberal Studies 3 3 x 1
Physics 5 5 x 1
Chinese History 5 5 x 1
Information and Communication Technology 5 5 x 1
Total weighted score 26
Notes:
1. Unspecified elective subjects may include "other languages" at grade E or above.
2. If students take both M1 and M2, they will be counted as one subject only.
3. Applied Learning subjects are not counted as elective subjects.
4. When there are more than two elective subjects, the two elective subjects with the highest weighted scores are counted.

 

Other Considerations

HKDSE students should achieve Level 5 or above in English Language and satisfy the University general entrance requirements. Other information such as a student’s band choice and interview performance will be taken into consideration for admission.