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Non-JUPAS Local Senior Year Admissions - Frequently Asked Questions

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1. When is the application period? +
2. How do I get information on schemes / programmes and admission? +
3. Can I apply through JUPAS as well as to PolyU direct? +
4. Can I be considered as a mature applicant? +
5. Who should apply for senior year admission? +
6. What are Top-up degree programmes? +
7. Would you consider a non-final year AD/HD student with very outstanding academic results for Senior Year / Top-up Degree admission? +
8. Can a non-local applicant with AD/HD qualifications apply for Senior Year / Top-up Degree admission? +
9. Which scheme / programme considers first-choice-applicants only? +
10. Can I apply for re-admission if I have withdrawn from a programme of study at PolyU in the previous academic year? +
11. When will the offer of a scheme / programme marked with "subject to approval" be confirmed? +
12. What if the scheme / programme I have applied for is cancelled? +
13. Where can I find the scheme / programme interview information? +
Entrance Requirements
14. What are the entrance requirements? +
15. Is there any English or Chinese language requirements for Senior Year / Top-up degree admission? +
16. Will you consider my HKDSE results for Senior Year / Top-up degree admission? +
17. Where can I find the admissions score of previous years for reference? +
Fees and Financial Assistance
18. How much is the application fee? +
19. Am I eligible for the financial assistance scheme? +
20. Is the tuition fee paid refundable? +
Online Application
21. How should I submit my application? +
22. Can I submit more than one application? +
23. How can I verify my application data? +
24. How can I update my application data? +
25. How can I know my application result? +
26. What should I do to accept an offer or a conditional offer? +
27. Will I be given offers by more than one programme choices for my application? +
28. Can I decline an offer in order to be reconsidered by another programme choice? +
Documents Submission
29. Should I submit documents to academic departments direct? +
30. What should I do if I want to submit additional/supporting documents after application submission? +
31. I received a conditional offer. Do I need to submit a certified true copy of my supporting documents for meeting conditions? +
32. When should I submit the original / certified true copy of my supporting documents to PolyU? +
33. My academic documents are not in English. What should I do? +
Transfer of study / Credits
34. Will I be granted credit transfer from my previous studies? +
35. If I am studying at PolyU and wish to transfer to another scheme / programme within PolyU, should I apply via the non-JUPAS route? +
Non-Academic Achievements
36. Will my non-academic achievements be considered? +
37. Is it necessary for me to fill the non-academic achievement section of the application form? +
38. Is there any special arrangement to help sportsmen to manage their studies? +
39. What is the Outstanding Sportsmen Recommendation Scheme (OSRS)? +
Online Programme Registration
40. Do I need to come in-person for programme registration? +