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HKU-Cambridge Undergraduate Recruitment Scheme (Natural Sciences)

Introduction

HKU-Cambridge Undergraduate Recruitment Scheme (Natural Sciences)
Cambridge-track for Selected YSS Participants in Natural Sciences Disciplines
that allows talented students to gain up to 4 degrees in 4-5 years at HKU and Cambridge


Longing to study at one of these leading universities in the world?

HKU-Cambridge Undergraduate Recruitment Scheme (Natural Sciences)

 

  • Introducing the “2+2+1” Cambridge-track for talented YSS participants in natural sciences disciplines of the 6901 BSc Programme
  • Selected students can gain up to 4 degrees upon successful completion of 4-5 years of studies at both HKU and Cambridge
     

 

Professor David Cardwell, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Strategy and Planning of the University of Cambridge, introducing the Cambridge-track for Selected YSS Participants

 

Selected students can follow either of the paths below:
 

 2 years at HKU+2+1 years at Cambridge=   BSc(HKU)
+ BA(Cantab)
+ MSci(Cantab)
+ MA(Cantab)#
  or   
 2 year at HKU+2 years at Cambridge=   BSc(HKU)*
+ BA(Cantab)
+ MA(Cantab)#

 

# The MA is conferred by right on holders of the BA degree at Cambridge, upon application after certain years’ seniority as members of Cambridge.

* Students who do not opt for a Master's degree at Cambridge should take additional courses at HKU to make up the balance of the credits required for the HKU degree (288 credits). 

 

Cambridge ranks high across the globe:

#2 (THE World University Rankings, 2019)

#3 (THE World Reputational Rankings, 2019)

#6 (QS, 2019)

#3 (ARWU, 2018)

Science in Cambridge is also pioneering in the world:

#2 (Life Sciences, THE, 2019)

#5 (Physical Sciences, THE, 2019)

#3 (Life Sciences and Medicine, QS, 2019)

#4 (Natural Sciences, QS, 2019)

#3 (Chemistry, QS, 2019)

#4 (Physics and Astronomy, QS, 2019)


#4
(Earth and Marine Sciences, QS, 2019)

 

 

 


 

HKU-Cambridge Undergraduate Recruitment Scheme (Natural Sciences) Leaflet

HKU-Cambridge Undergraduate Recruitment Scheme (Natural Sciences)

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