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Chinese University of Hong Kong 2020 Scholarship

Closing Date: 

November, 2019

Field of Study: 

Bursary Details: 

Before you fill in and submit us the application, please read this page and visit the website(s) of the respective programme(s) to which you wish to apply for admission for updates on the programme requirements.

Advance Offer

To facilitate outstanding candidates in making informed decisions among all early offers they receive from various universities, candidates who apply to CUHK on or before 18 November 2019 will be considered for an advance offer. In this round, successful applicants may be given a firm or conditional offer depending on individual merits, and those selected for advance offers will be notified by mid-January 2020.

Applicants who are not selected for an advance offer will automatically compete on equal footing with all other applicants in the Regular round, the application deadline of which is 6 January 2020.

Application Deadline

  • Advance Offer Deadline: 18 November 2019
  • Regular Round Deadline: 6 January 2020

Candidate Requirements: 

Supporting Documents

To facilitate the processing of your application, please make sure that you have fully completed and uploaded the following supporting documents (if available):

(i) A photocopy each of your Hong Kong Identity Card, Dependant Visa, Passport and Entry Permit, if applicable
   (For verification purpose only. It will be deleted from the applicant’s file after the said purpose has been served.)

(ii) Copies of your academic transcripts and public examination results and other credentials (if applicable):

  • high school reports / transcripts and graduation certificate / diploma
  • diploma / sub-degree transcripts and graduation certificate
  • university transcripts / degree certificate
  • result slip(s) of public examination(s) (e.g. HKCEE / HKALE / IB / SAT / AP / ACT / GCE / GCSE / IGCSE / Gaokao / others). The University Code for College Board (for submission of SAT / AP results) is 5690, and for ACT it is 7050.
  • English / Chinese language test results (e.g. TOEFL / IELTS / others). The University Code for submission of TOEFL results is 0812.
  • certificates in support of professional / academic achievements

(iii) Personal Statement (Resume / Curriculum Vitae (optional))

(iv) Recommendation of an academic referee (online or by hardcopy)

Via online system: You can submit up to 3 referee's information and check the referee submission status in the section "Online Recommendation Form" after submitting the online application and settling the application fee. Your referee will then receive an invitation email to login the "Online Confidential Recommendation System" to complete the Confidential Recommendation / Referee Report. A referee can use the same account and password to complete the recommendations for different applicants who have invited him / her as their referee. The referee will not receive a second password from us.

By hardcopy: You can print Confidential Recommendation Form in the section "Paper Recommendation Form". The completed form should be sent in a sealed envelope by post by either you or your referee directly to our office.

Conditions of Bursary: 

Application Fee

You will need to pay a Non-refundable application fee of HK$450 for 2020 entry via ONLINE payment by either VISA or MASTERCARD through our Online Application System at the time of submission.

Failure to pay the application fee will result in delay in processing of the application.

Application Form: 

How to Apply: 

Please read the application guide before completing the online application as the guide contains important information and guidelines that will assist you in completing and submitting your application.