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Entry Scholarships

AP Entry Scholarships

For Local HKDSE admittees

In addition to the University Academic Scholarships for the outstanding HKDSE students (please refer to Study@PolyU for eligibility), Entry Scholarships from the Department will also be granted if the admittee fulfills any of the criteria below: 




Scholarship Amount


Attain an aggregate DSE score of 26 or above for the Best 5 subjects (1)


Level 5** in 1 subject (2, 3)

One-off scholarship of HK$92,100


Attain an aggregate DSE score of 24 or above for the Best 5 subjects (1)


Level 5* in Physics

One-off scholarship of HK$42,100

3 Attain an aggregate DSE score of 25 for the Best 5 subjects (1) One-off scholarship of HK$15,000


Attain an aggregate DSE score of 24 for the Best 5 subjects (1)

One-off scholarship of HK$10,000

Note: Each eligible student will be awarded only one of the academic scholarships mentioned above. They will receive the scholarship with the most favourable terms4.


1 For the purpose of calculating the admission scores, HKDSE level attainments will be converted to level points where Level 5**=8.5, 5*=7, 5=5.5, 4=4, 3=3, 2=2, 1=1 and Unclassified=0.

The Extended Mathematics modules will also be taken into account for scholarship consideration. 

3 The University will continue to offer entry scholarships at university level for JUPAS students who attain at least Level 5** in any two subjects or above. For details, please visit the website of Academic Registry.

4 According to the University’s policy, a student can concurrently hold more than one scholarship administered by the University in an academic year if the total value of scholarships received by him/her does not exceed his/her annual tuition fee payable plus an allowance of HK$50,000 unless otherwise stipulated.


Disclaimer: AP reserves the right to change the terms or withdraw the above scholarship. In case of any dispute/disagreement, AP’s decision is final.


Post Entry Scholarships 

Post-entry Scholarships, Scholarships for Overseas Exchange/Internship and Service-Learning Scholarships are available at PolyU.

You could access to Student Affair Office for further details.


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