2015 Application for Admission
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The Chinese University of Hong Kong

JUPAS Catalogue No. JS4824
Programme Website http://www.econ.cuhk.edu.hk/dept/index.php
Programme Full Title Economics
經濟學
Remark For the structure of the 4-year undergraduate curriculum, please click here.
Programme Code 4824
Funding Category UGC-funded
Programme Short Name ECONOMICS
Short Description The Department of Economics emphasises a balanced development of theoretical, applied, and analytical skills.  Each student may choose to specialise in one, or at most two, concentration areas, including Advanced Economics, Financial Economics, Business Economics, and Chinese Economy.  These concentration areas allow the students to acquire in-depth professional knowledge to prepare them adequately for diverse careers.  James Mirrlees and Robert Mundell, 1996 and 1999 Nobel Laureate in Economic Sciences respectively, are both Distinguished Professor-at-Large of the University, making us the only department in Hong Kong that has two Nobel Laureates.  The Department has been ranked number one in Hong Kong and in East Asia.  We welcome arts, commerce and science students.
Study Level Bachelor's Degree
Duration of Study 4 years
General Entrance Requirements Click Here
Programme Entrance Requirements
Core SubjectsMinimum Level
CHINESE LANGUAGE3
ENGLISH LANGUAGE3
LIBERAL STUDIES2
MATHEMATICS COMPULSORY PART3
Elective Subject(s)Minimum Level
ANY 2 SUBJECTS NOTES3
NOTES:
(1) The two subjects may include:
  (i) 2 New Senior Secondary elective subjects; or
  (ii) 1 New Senior Secondary elective subject and Mathematics (Extended Part) Module I or Module II.
   
(2)  Mathematics and Economics are preferred.
First Year Intake(1) 72
Interview Requirement(2) Yes (on a selective basis)
Admissions Scores http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/adm/admission-scores
Contacts
Department of Economics
Email:ecoadm@cuhk.edu.hk
Tel:39434368
Application Statistics
(after Modification of Programme Choices)
YearBand ABand BBand CBand DBand ETotal
2012741501901138513164844
20135043945899169633366
201453345373510219963738
Offer Statistics
(as at the Announcement of the Main Round Offer Results)
YearBand ABand BBand CBand DBand ETotal
2012611---62
201361----61
201456----56
(1) These are indicative admission quotas, which are subject to adjustment. 
(2) For latest information on interviews for 2015 entry, please visit
http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/adm