Undergraduate Admission

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Undergraduate Admission

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HONG KONG

General Requirements

  • The Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) with at least 2 academic elective subjects from Categories A and or C
  • Grades required for admission will vary by program but based on the HKDSE grading scale, the minimum average needed to fall within the competitive range is 4.

Current S6 grades will be used when making admission decisions. Predicted final grades are not used.

All documentation must be official. Photocopies are not acceptable. Certified copies are acceptable if certified by the school principal, headmaster or counsellor and received in a sealed school envelope. Notarized copies are not acceptable.

Program-Specific Requirement



Program [Application Code] Prerequisite Courses Required

Arts [QA]

First-Year Studies in England [QIA]

Concurrent Education/Arts [QB]

Concurrent Education/Arts (at the BISC) [QIB]

QBridge Arts [QXA]

No prerequisites

Science [QS]

Concurrent Education/Science [QF]

First-Year Studies in England [QIS]

QBridge Science [QXS]

S6 Mathematics with Mathematics Module 1 (Calculus and Statistics) or Module 2 (Algebra and Calculus) and two of Biology, Chemistry or Physics
Computing [QD] S6 Mathematics with Mathematics Module 1 (Calculus and Statistics) or Module 2 (Algebra and Calculus)

Fine Art [QT]

Concurrent Education/Fine Art [QTT]

No prerequisites. Portfolio examination.

Music [QM]

Concurrent Education/Music [QMM]

No prerequisites. Personal audition, interview and aural discrimination test

Music Theatre [QMT] No prerequisites. Personal audition, interview and aural discrimination test
Physical and Health Education [QPH]

More information about Physical and Health Education is available here: http://www.queensu.ca/artsci/node/622

Kinesiology [QK] S6 Mathematics with Mathematics Module 1 (Calculus and Statistics) or Module 2, S6 Biology, and one of Chemistry or Physics
Commerce [QC]

S6 Mathematics with Mathematics Module 1 (Calculus and Statistics) or Module 2 (Algebra and Calculus). Minimum Mathematics grades of 4/5.

Engineering [QE]

Electrical and Computer Engineering Stream [QEC]

QBridge Engineering [QXE]

S6 Chemistry, Mathematics with Mathematics Module 1 (Calculus and Statistics) or Module 2 (Algebra and Calculus) and Physics

Nursing Science [QN]

S6 Biology, Chemistry, English Language, and Math. Minimum English grade of 4.

Category B subjects are not acceptable. The documents required for admission purposes are:

  • An official academic transcript up to S6 issued and received from from the high school.
  • Applicants may be considered for a conditional offer of admission in the year in which they are writing their HKDSE exams. Current S6 grades will be used when making admission decisions. Predicted final grades are not used.
  • Unconditional offers may be made based on timing of final grades.
  • An English facility test that meets our minimum requirements.

No transfer credit will be awarded.