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Selection Criteria for Programme Assignment Exercise 2023/24

ProgrammeSelection Formula
CHI100% cGPA of Year 1

CPW

100% cGPA of Year 1

ENG

100% cGPA of Year 1

HUM

100% cGPA of Year 1

TRAN

100% cGPA of Year 1

Other factors

  1. Your results in University Chinese and/or University English I and II    
  2. Your best result in a three-unit General Education course
  3. Your best result in a three-unit non-GE course taken in Year 1 (excluding University Chinese and University English I and II)
  4. Your programme preference
  5. Your overall study load in Year 1

Special considerations by programmes:

 Sum of scores of

CHI

University Chinese + University English I and II

CPW

University Chinese + University English I and II

ENG

University English I and II

HUM

University Chinese + University English I and II

TRAN

University Chinese + University English I and II

Intake of programmes (2023 cohort)

 Intake

CHI

36

CPW

20

ENG

19

HUM

20

TRAN

21

Major Assignment Procedures

Year 1 broad-based BA students should apply for Major programmes via the BUniPort in March 2024, please follow the steps below:

  1. Login to BUniPort
  2. Click "My e-Application" > "Online e-Application" > "Registration & Study Progression" > "Application / Declaration of Major"
  3. You will be required to prioritize the Major programmes from 1 to 5, where 1 indicates your most-preferred programme while 5 indicates the least-preferred programme.
  4. You may refer to the following message for more details.

You are allowed to change your Major programme preferences after the release of academic results of Semester 2, 2023/24.  If there is no change, your major programme priority indicated in March will be used to assign major programmes and no action is required from you in June.  You will be notified by email again in early to mid-June.

Please note that there is no guarantee that you will get admitted to your most-preferred programme.  The final result of your assigned Major programme will be released via BUniPort in early-to-mid July 2024.

Important Dates for Major Assignment

Mar 1 - 15

Declaration of Major Programme preferences via BUniPort

May 29 

Release of academic results of semester 2

Jun 3 - 5

Change of Major Programme preferences via BUniPort

Late Jun - Early Jul

Release of results of Major Programme Assignment

Mid Jul

Pre-registration of Year 2 courses for the assigned Major Programme