City University of Hong Kong-HK

Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine

ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS

Local Applicants

For admission to the Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine programme, applicants must have a passion for animal health and welfare and high levels of achievement in English, Mathematics, Chemistry and Biology# in HKDSE, IB, GCE or equivalent. For 2018 entry, HKDSE Combined Science (Chemistry and Biology OR Chemistry and Physics) will be accepted as meeting the Chemistry pre-requisite. International Baccalaureate students considering applying for entry in 2019 or beyond should enroll in a Higher-Level English and in Higher-Level Chemistry at diploma level. If an applicant has not attended English Medium of Instruction school the 'Language Acquisition' subject must be an English subject. An applicant who has attended English Medium of Instruction schools must present an English subject in the 'Language Acquisition' group OR an English subject in the 'Studies in Language and Literature' group.

# Biology is a recommended subject for 2018 and 2019 entries, and a compulsory subject from 2020 onwards.

Mainland Applicants

Applications from mainland Chinese will be considered on a case-by-case basis. However, applicants will need to be able to demonstrate high levels of competence in chemistry and mathematics and a TOEFL score of 600 (paper-based test) or 100 (Internet-based test), or an IELTS overall band score of 7 and 7 in each category.

International Applicants

International applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis. However, applicants will need to be able to demonstrate high levels of competence in chemistry and mathematics and a TOEFL score of 600 (paper-based test) or 100 (Internet-based test), or an IELTS overall band score of 7 and 7 in each category.

Other Qualifications Obtained in Hong Kong

Applications from mature age persons or school students with other qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis. However, applicants will need to be able to demonstrate high levels of competence in English, chemistry and mathematics.


Personal Meeting with Admission Tutor!
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SELECTION PROCEDURE

Student selection is based on
(1) selection based on academic results
(2) selection based on interview performance



CALENDAR FOR 2018 ENTRY

28 September 2017Start of direct application
30 March 2018End of direct application

The following dates are indicative and subject to confirmation (last updated on 16 August 2017):
9 - 13 April 2018Invitation to interviews for selected applicants
23 – 27 April 2018Interviews by combined CityU and Cornell University interview panel
7 May 2018First round of conditional and unconditional offers
14 May 2018Closing date for acceptance of first-round offers
16 May 2018Second round of conditional and unconditional offers
23 May 2018Closing date for acceptance of second round offers
31 July 2018Third round of unconditional offers
7 August 2018Closing date for acceptance of third round offers (conditional and unconditional)