Cross-Institutional Course Enrolment Scheme

Information for HKBU mathematics students taking CityU MA Courses

List of CityU Mathematics Courses to be Offered to HKBU Mathematics Students

Semester A, 2021/22

Course Code Course Title Credit Units Quota for Visiting Students
Applied Statistics
Applied Differential Geometry

Semester B, 2021/22

Course Code Course Title Credit Units Quota for Visiting Students
Complex Analysis
Introduction to Stochastic Processes

Class schedule

Application Procedures and Details

  1. HKBU Mathematics Students are required to fill in an application form and submit it, together with a photocopy of your academic transcript(s) for previous academic qualification obtained, to the Department of Mathematics, HKBU for endorsement. Applications without HKBU's endorsement would not be processed. Acceptance of the student is at the discretion of CityU, taking into account its quota availability and other relevant factors.
  2. Students can only take courses that are available on the above list.
  3. Students who wish to drop/withdraw from the course should submit their request with justifications in writing to the Department of Mathematics, HKBU by the deadline. It will forward the request to CityU for processing.
  4. Application fee and tuition fee have been waived as agreed by both CityU and HKBU.

Course Registration

  1. HKBU Mathematics Students will be officially registered as Visiting Students (VSTB) at CityU for the course and are required to participate fully in the course, which includes completion of coursework and an examination, if applicable. Students should observe the rules and regulations prescribed by CityU during course registration.
  2. Grade will be given to students at the end of a course, and result will be sent to HKBU by CityU. To comply with the requirement of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance, the consent of HKBU Mathematics students for the release of the results to HKBU, will be sought during the course application stage.

Academic Calendar and Examination at CityU

  1. There are normally 13 teaching weeks in a semester. The teaching weeks and examination periods of academic year 2021/22 are as follows:

    Teaching Period
    Examination Period
    Semester A
    30 August – 27 November 2021
    6 – 18 December 2021
    Semester B
    10 January – 23 April 2022
    3 – 17 May 2022

    Academic Calendar

  2. Students will be informed of the examination timetable and related details normally one month before the start of examination period by email.
  3. Study under this Scheme will not lead to a degree or other awards from CityU. Upon completion of study, an academic report will be sent to the students via their home institution. Students may also apply for a transcript according to CityU's procedures.


Department of Mathematics, CityU

Room Y6524, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
City University of Hong Kong
83 Tat Chee Avenue
Kowloon Tong
Hong Kong
Tel: +852 3442-8643
Fax: +852 3442-0250

Department of Mathematics, HKBU

Room FSC1219, Level 12
Fong Shu Chuen Building
Ho Sin Hang Campus
Hong Kong Baptist University
Kowloon Tong
Hong Kong
Tel: +852 3411-2346
Fax: +852 3411-5811

Last update: 23 July 2021