Should I apply for admissions to the School of Creative Media or Individual Degrees?
HKDSE students (F.6)
Applicants sitting for HKALE in 2013
Associate Degree or Higher Diploma Graduates
IB / GCEAL School-leaving qualification
Other Overseas High School Graduates
How can I apply for admission to SCM Degrees?
For non-JUPAS (i.e. direct) applicants, please submit applications via CityU on-line admission system (see CityU home page at http://www.admo.cityu.edu.hk/apply). CityU application period for direct applicants normally runs from November to February of the following year.
For JUPAS applicants, follow JUPAS’s application guidelines and schedules.
Where can I find more information about SCM Degrees?
Please visit SCM website at http://www.scm.cityu.edu.hk/programmes/undergraduate/
If I have questions about the 2013 admission, who should I ask?
CityU’s Admissions Office
SCM’s General Office (for SCM-specific Degrees)
Tel: (852) 3442 8049
What are the general admission requirements?
Minimum Entrance Requirements for CityU & SCM
Would CityU/SCM consider OEA & non-academic performance?
Yes, the School may refer to the following information provided by JUPAS in offering admission place, in additional to HKDSE exam scores:
Do I need to submit portfolio?
Do I need to attend an admission interview?
Yes, some HKDSE candidates will be invited for interview in July 2013.
Individual interviews will be arranged to gauge candidates’ creative potential. A short written/aptitude test before the interview may also be arranged.
Candidates who are absent from the interviews will normally NOT be considered for admissions.
What are average examination scores required for admission?
The average exam scores of the admitted applicants varies year from year, depending on the results of applicants’ public exam in the same year of admission. Strong emphasis is placed on academic performance, language proficiency and creativity of applicants.
Do I need to put SCM in Band A (JUPAS)?
To put SCM (JS1041) in Band A can show that you are very much interested in studying the programme. But SCM may select some applicants who put SCM in Band B, depending on various circumstances.
In the event that applicants have the same credentials, applications with Band A choice will usually have a higher ranking.
What is the percentage of JUPAS entrants to your undergraduate programmes, as compared with non-JUPAS entrants?
About 20% of our intake quota is for non-JUPAS applicants. The figure may vary slightly by year and by programme depending on the results of applicants’ public exam in the same year of admission. Strong emphasis has been placed on the creativity of applicants.
What are the entrance requirements for direct applicants?
Entrance Requirements for BACM/BScCM (IVE/AD applications)
Minimum Entrance Requirements for BACM/BScCM/BAS (HKALE applicants)
Minimum Entrance Requirements for BACM/BScCM/BAS/SCM (non-local qualification applicants)
Minimum Entrance Requirements for SCM (Mainland applicants)
Do I need to attend admission interview?
YES for direct applicants seeking admissions to SCM in the 2013/14 Academic Year.
Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed individually in May/June 2013 to gauge their creative potential. A short written/aptitude test may also be arranged before the interview.
If an applicant applies for more than 1 SCM programmes, normally he/she will be invited to attend one interview only, if required.
Candidates who are absent from the interview will normally NOT be considered for admissions.
For direct applicants who are studying overseas, telephone interviews may be arranged.