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, chemistry and mathematics (in Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education, International Baccalaureate, General Certificate of Education, or equivalent). Study of biology would be an advantage. 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.

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!
Click HERE or email svmbvm@um.cityu.edu.hk to make an appointment



SELECTION PROCEDURE

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



CALENDAR FOR 2017 ENTRY

3 October 2016Start of direct application
2 February 2017End of direct application

The following dates are indicative and subject to confirmation (last updated on 19 December 2016):
8 - 15 February 2017Invitation to interviews for selected applicants
20 – 24 February 2017Interviews by combined CityU and Cornell University interview panel
27 February 2017First round of conditional offers
7 March 2017Closing date for acceptance of first-round conditional offers
10 March 2017Second round of conditional offers
20 March 2017Closing date for acceptance of second round conditional offers
21 July 2017Third round of offers (conditional and unconditional)
28 July 2017Closing date for acceptance of third round offers (conditional and unconditional)