Academic Programmer

Joint Bachelor's Degree Programme with The University of Edinburgh

About the Programme

The Joint Bachelor's Degree Programme collaborates with the School of Mathematics at the University of Edinburgh (UoE) to offer students an international undergraduate experience. UoE is one of the world’s top universities with consistently high rankings. Its entrepreneurial and cross-disciplinary culture attracts the highest quality students from across the globe, creating a unique and global study environment. 

Selected students will study at CityU for the first two years, and then complete a further two years of study at UoE. On successful completion of the 4th year at UoE, students will be awarded two separate bachelor's degrees: one conferred by CityU and one by UoE upon fulfilling the degree requirements stipulated by the respective universities.

You can read the programme guide here

Majors available at the University of Edinburgh

The programme allows you to enter into the 3rd year of the following majors:

  • Full-time normative four-year programme students majoring in Computing Mathematics

  • Completed at least 66 credit units by the end of second year at CityU. Completed credits must include courses specified by the College of Science and Department of Mathematics

  • A minimum CGPA of 3.30 or above

English Language Qualification

Applicants from City University of Hong Kong are exempted from this requirement. 

Suggested Study Plan

View the suggested study plan here

Tuition Fee

Students pay tuition to the University in which they are enrolled. For information on UoE's tuition fees, please visit

For 2022 entry, the annual tuition fee is £20,950.

Successfully enrolled students are eligible for a £3,000 scholarship per year from the School of Mathematics at the University of Edinburgh. 


The application for 2022 entry will open in January 2022. 

Shortlisted students will be invited for the selection interviews.

European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Privacy Notice

The European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Privacy Notice of the University has been available. Please note that the Privacy Notice supplements the Personal Information Collection Statements for Programme Applicants and Students, and it may apply to students who are of regular, visiting, exchange or joint degree programs of CityU, coming from or going to study in European Countries.


For enquiries, please contact Ms Janice Lam of the College of Science at 3442 6175 or

More Information

The University of Edinburgh

School of Mathematics, The University of Edinburgh