Presentation on theme: "JUPAS PROGRAMME CHOICES"— Presentation transcript:
1 JUPAS PROGRAMME CHOICES F.6 PARENTS’ NIGHT2013 OCT 11
2 JUPAS APPLICATION Band A x 3 Band B x 3 Band C x 4 Band D x 5 Band E x 5
3 HKU香港大學 CityU香港城市大學 CU香港中文大學 PolyU香港理工大學 UST香港科技大學 LingU嶺南大學 WHAT ARE MY CHOICES?HKU香港大學 CityU香港城市大學CU香港中文大學 PolyU香港理工大學UST香港科技大學 LingU嶺南大學BU香港浸會大學 HKIEd香港教育學院OU香港公開大學非政府資助?政府資助?學士學位? 副學位?
4 WHAT TO CONSIDER? Ability –Grade Prediction Interest Helpful Reference Program 1st year intakeEntrance Requirement-Subjects/GradesPast entrance scoresAdmission Score Calculation FormulaInformation Day
5 GRADE PREDICTION Subjects Most likely grades Best possible grades Worst possible gradesEnglishChineseMaths.M1 / M2L.S.X1X2X3
6 PROGRAM FIRST YEAR INTAKE Compare JUPAS and Non-JUPAS IntakeE.g. JS 5003 HKUST Business and Management Announced Quota 685YearBand ABand BBand CBand DBand ETotal2013606-11% Non JUPAS
7 E.g. JS 2410 HKBU Chinese Medicine and Biomedical Science Announced Quota 30YearBand ABand BBand CBand DBand ETotal2013201-2130% Non JUPAS
8 E.g. JS4501 CUHK Medicine Announced Quota 210 44.8 % Non JUPAS Year YearBand ABand BBand CBand DBand ETotal2013116-44.8 % Non JUPAS
9 PROGRAM ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS General Requirements /3 (or ) “Minimum Charge” MAKE SURE YOU MEET ALL THE PROGRAMME REQUIREMENTS
10 e.g. JS4401 CUHK Engineering ABOVE MINIMUM CHARGE CHINESE LANGUAGE 3 ENGLISH LANGUAGELIBERAL STUDIES2MATHEMATICS COMPULSORY PART
11 e.g. JS2420 HKBU Chinese Medicine REQUIRED SUBJECTSYour application will not be considered if you do not take the required subjects.e.g. JS2420 HKBU Chinese MedicineElective Subject(s)Minimum LevelOne of the following elective subjects:BIOLOGY2OrCHEMISTRYCOMBINED SCIENCE Note1
12 MORE EXAMPLES - REQUIRED SUBJECTS City – JS1051 (Energy & Environment)Phy / Chem / Bio / C.S.CU – JS4276 (Quantitative Finance & Risk Management)M1/M2 (level 3)CU – JS4501 (Medicine)Chem / Bio (prefer both)
13 e.g. JS4513 CUHK Nursing PREFERRED SUBJECT Elective Subject(s) Minimum LevelANY 2 SUBJECTS (1)3Remarks: (1) Biology / Chemistry / Physics / Combined Science / Integrated Science is PREFERRED as one of the required elective subjects.
14 e.g. JS4401 CUHK Engineering A COMBINATION OF BOTH Elective Subject(s)Minimum LevelTwo of the following elective subjects:BIOLOGY or CHEMISTRY or PHYSICS or COMBINED SCIENCE or INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (2)2CUHK general requirement:
15 (1) Mathematics (Module 1 or 2) is PREFERRED. (2) The programme accepts either one of the following for fulfillment of the programme requirements:4 Core + 2 Elective subjects (Biology or Chemistry or Physics or Combined Science or Information and Communication Technology)OR4 Core + 1 Elective subjects (Biology or Chemistry or Physics or Combined Science or Information and Communication Technology) + Mathematics (Module 1 or 2)
16 OTHER ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS e.g. JS4212 CUHK Global BusinessLevel 4 or above in Chinese and English ANDLevel 3 or above in Math, LS and 1 Elective ANDOne of the following:A minimum TOEFL score of 600 (paper) / 250 (computer) / 100 (internet) ORa minimum IELTS score of 7.0 is requiredRequired also for JS4288 (International Business and Chinese Enterprise)
17 MEETING REQUIREMENTSMake sure you read all entrance requirements. FOR ALL TWENTY CHOICES you make! Otherwise, you would have wasted an option.
18 PAST ENTRANCE RECORD DO NOT rely on it completely Fluctuates every yearEntrance Requirements might have changed(including required subjects/ score calculation mechanism)Affected by number of applicantsTake Median as a safer referenceAs the 4C+1X score is climbing in the first few years of HKDSE
19 SCORE CALCULATION GENERAL: BEST 5 OR 4C+1X STUDENT AAny Best 5= =244X+1SubjectsABEnglish55*Chinese4Maths.M1 / M2L.S.ChemPhy2Econ5**STUDENT BAny Best 5= =264X+1= =25
20 SCORE CALCULATION FORMULA Limitation:No information about the past admission score. (except CityU)Many institutions did not disclose the subject weighting.
21 IMPORTANT Message:WEIGHTING of certain preferred subjects may give you advantages!
22 SCORE CALCULATION HKUST ENGINEERING (ENG) SubjectsABENG AENG BEnglish (2)55*1012Chinese4Maths. (2)8M1 / M2 (1.5)7.5L.S.Chem9Phy2Econ5**7TOTAL44.542.5STUDENT AAny Best 5=244X+1=24STUDENT BAny Best 5=254X+1=26
23 SCORE CALCULATION HKUST BUS. & MGMT. SubjectsABSBM ASBM BEnglish (2)55*1012Chinese4Maths.(2)8M1 / M2L.S.Chem6Phy2Econ5**7TOTAL3940STUDENT AAny Best 5=244X+1=24STUDENT BAny Best 5=254X+1=26
24 SCORE CALCULATION ENGINEERING HKUSTSchool of Engineering(JUPAS Code:JS5002)Score Calculation – No. of Subjects: 5English Languagex 2Mathematics (compulsory module)(i) Best of Biology/ Chemistry/ Physics / Combined Science; OR (i) x 2, OR(ii) Information and Communication Technology(ii) x 1Best 2 other subjects:M1/M2 x 1.5any other subjectsx 1
26 e.g. JS4401 CUHK Engineering A COMBINATION OF BOTH Elective Subject(s)Minimum LevelTwo of the following elective subjects:BIOLOGY or CHEMISTRY or PHYSICS or COMBINED SCIENCE or INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (2)2CUHK general requirement:
27 (1) Mathematics (Module 1 or 2) is PREFERRED. JS4401 CUHK Engineering(1) Mathematics (Module 1 or 2) is PREFERRED.(2) The programme accepts either one of the following for fulfillment of the programme requirements:4 Core + 2 Elective subjects (Biology or Chemistry or Physics or Combined Science or Information and Communication Technology)OR4 Core + 1 Elective subjects (Biology or Chemistry or Physics or Combined Science or Information and Communication Technology) + Mathematics (Module 1 or 2)
28 SCORE CALCULATION BBA JS5003, JS5013 HKUSTSchool of Business and Management (JUPAS Code:JS5003,JS5013)Score Calculation – No. of Subjects: 6English Languagex 2Mathematics (compulsory module)4 Best other subjectsx 1HKUST: M1/M2 is treated as ELECTIVE
30 Heavier weight given to Chinese, English, Maths, and Electives HKU BBA JS67812013 Data:4C+2XHeavier weight given to Chinese, English, Maths, and ElectivesHeavier weight range: 1.05 to 2
31 SCORE CALCULATION BBA JS2120 BUALL subjects has uniform weightingMight benefit those without high grades in English and Math but doing well in other 2 core and the elective.
32 SCORE CALCULATION POLY U THREE different score calculatingMechanisms4 Core+1 Best ElectiveAny Best 5 SubjectsChinese+English+Any Best 3*Further information will be announced in Feb 2014
33 SCORE CALCULATION POLY U SUBJECT WEIGHTING Core: x7 Core with higher weight: x10 Irrelevant Electives: x5 Elective with higher weighting: x7 or x10HIGHEST WEIGHTING
34 Uncertain. Varies between colleges/departments. M1/M2CHECK IT YOURSELF!Considered as an elective for ALL programsConsidered as an elective or requirement for SOME programsConsidered as preferredSubject for SOME programsCarries CertainWeightfor other programsNot ConsideredHKUCUUSTPolyCityUncertain. Varies between colleges/departments.BULingUOUIEd
35 STRATEGIESChoose a variety of programmes (institutions) that covers your possible gradesInclude programmes with various sizes of intakesInclude programmes which gives heavier subject weighting in your strengthsPut programmes that have interviews in Band A / BInclude programmes with different past admission score.Include only choices you will accept
36 KEEP YOURSELF UPDATEDAll the information presented above might change over the course of the application process.Universities or specific programs might fine tune their admission requirements anytime.Further information might be announced to the public later. (even after JUPAS deadline)WE DO NOT HAVE COMPLETE INFORMATION OR INSIDERS INFO.
37 Not necessarily related!! Programme StudiedNot necessarily related!!Career in the corresponding field