Hong Kong

Admission Requirements for Fall 2019

check square 11 English Language requirement

All applicants must meet the university's English Language Requirement. See details }

check square 11  Quantitative and Analytical Skills requirements

All applicants must meet the university's Quantitative and Analytical Skills requirements. See details.

  • You need a minimum of level 2 on Mathematics.

check square 11 General admission requirements

  • Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) with a minimum overall grade of approximately 4. We calculate your admission GPA on 4 Core Subjects (Chinese Language, English Language, Mathematics and Liberal Studies) and 2 elective subjects: must be academic—Category B Applied Learning Subjects are not accepted.
  • For students studying A-Levels: see British-patterned education.

check square 11  Faculty/Program-specific requirements

View the faculty you are interested in to see the faculty- or program-specific requirements.

Faculty of Applied Sciences

Computing Science (including the Zhejiang Dual Degree Program*), Geographic Information Science, Software Systems

  • Senior level Math
  • One of Senior level Biology/Chemistry/Physics

*NOTE: Dual Degree Program applicants: The SFU-Zhejiang University Computing Science Dual Degree Program is open to domestic and international students. Prospective students from China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan, who do not hold Canadian citizenship, need to gain admission via Zhejiang University.

Engineering Science, Mechatronic Systems Engineering, Sustainable Energy Engineering*

  • Senior level Math
  • Senior level Chemistry
  • Senior level Physics

*Applicants to the Sustainable Energy Engineering program are required to complete a Supplemental Application.

Beedie School of Business

Accounting, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Finance, Human Resource Management, International Business, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Operations Management

  • Senior level Math

For secondary school applicants, admission to SFU Business Administration programs will be based on a combination of a student’s academic performance and an assessment of their broad based supplemental application. For details, please see the Beedie School of Business website.

Faculty of Education

Bachelor of General Studies

  • Must meet general requirements - no additional faculty/program course prerequisites

Faculty of Health Sciences

Bachelor of Arts

  • Must meet general requirements - no additional faculty/program course prerequisites

Bachelor of Science

  • Senior level Math

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Anthropology; Archaeology; Asia-Canada; Cognitive Science; Criminology; Economics; English; Explorations; First Nations; French; French Cohort; Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies; Gerontology; Hellenic Studies; History; Humanities; International Studies; Labour Studies; Languages; Latin American Studies; Linguistics; Philosophy; Political Science; Psychology; Sociology; World Literature

  • Must meet general requirements - no additional faculty/program course prerequisites

Faculty of Communication, Art and Technology

Communication

  • Must meet general requirements - no additional faculty/program course prerequisites

Contemporary Arts

Interactive Arts and Technology

  • Senior level Math

Faculty of Environment

Archaeology, Geography, Geography – Environmental Specialty

  • Must meet general requirements - no additional faculty/program course prerequisites

Environmental Science, Geographic Information Science, Physical Geography

  • Senior level Math
  • Two of senior level Biology/Chemistry/Physics

Bachelor of Environment - Resource and Environmental Management, Global Environmental Systems

  • Must meet general requirements - no additional faculty/program course prerequisites

Faculty of Science

Behavioral Neuroscience, Biological Sciences, Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology, Chemistry, Data Science, Earth Sciences, General Science, Mathematics, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Physics, Statistics and Actuarial Science

  • Senior level Math
  • Two of senior level Biology/Chemistry/Physics