Cross-Institutional Course Enrolment Scheme

To enhance the opportunities for postgraduate students to access to courses and expertise at local universities in Hong Kong, the eight UGC-funded universities (CityU, CUHK, EdUHK, HKBU, HKU, HKUST, LU and PolyU) have entered into a collaboration scheme allowing their research students to enrol in courses offered by participating institutions. Interested students please read the relevant information and submit application for course enrolment according to the procedures and deadline specified by the respective participating universities.

Guidelines Governing the Cross-Institutional Course Enrolment Scheme

Application Deadlines (for Semester A, 2021 - 2022)

Institutions Application Deadline Semester Starts on Information Available From
City University of Hong Kong 20 August 2021* 30 August 2021 2 August 2021 
The Chinese University of Hong Kong 16 August 2021 6 September 2021 23 July 2021
The Education University of Hong Kong 20 August 2021 6 September 2021 30 July 2021 
Hong Kong Baptist University 20 August 2021 1 September 2021 30 July 2021 
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 20 August 2021 30 August 2021 23 July 2021 
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology^ 25 August 2021 1 September 2021 3 August 2021
Lingnan University 25 August 2021@ 1 September 2021  30 July 2021
The University of Hong Kong 20 August 2021 1 September 2021  30 July 2021
* Late application should be submitted with the written approvals (email approvals are also accepted) from the course examiner and the Head of the course offering department, otherwise, the application will NOT be processed.
^HKUST has announced its latest COVID-19 Vaccination / Regular Testing Requirements on entering its campus (here). Interested students please take note of the requirements before applying.
@ The application deadline is applicable to most courses and varies for some courses.

Application Form

CityU students, who wish to apply for course enrolment in the participating institutions under this Scheme, should download an application form here and an approval form here, complete and then submit them together to the Chow Yei Ching School of Graduate Studies for processing.