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HKU-Cambridge Undergraduate Recruitment Scheme (Natural Sciences)

Curriculum

Selected students will study a broad range of Science courses in Year 1 and 2,
in order to best prepare themselves for their Cambridge studies.
Students taking
Master’s degree
at Cambridge
Students NOT
taking Master’s
degree at Cambridge
CREDITS
SUMMARY
AT HKU
  Common core courses + English + Chinese4242
  Disciplinary courses in the BSc Major4848
  3 Mathematics electives1818
  2 Free electives1212
  Research internships2448*
  Sub-total144168
CREDITS
TRANSFERRED
FROM
CAMBRIDGE
  2 Years of undergraduate study120120
  1 Year of taught postgraduate study24nil
  Sub-total144120
   Total288

*Instead of 48 credits of research internships, students can also opt to take 24 credits of disciplinary courses plus 24 credits of research internships.