Chinese Medicine

JS4542 中醫學

25

Projected Enrolment

This is indicative admission quota which is subject to adjustment.

6

Duration of Study

The normative study period is 6 years.

Table of Content

Information you can find on this page:

1

Programme Highlights

2

2020 Requirements

3

Score Calculation

4

2019 Admission Grades

Programme Highlights

What our students say...

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Pre-clinical Study and Clinical Practice

This six-year programme comprises pre-clinical study (4.5 years) and clinical practice (1.5 years). Students complete subject-based courses during the pre-clinical study period, then spend the last one and a half years of study on bedside training. Students will spend time at Chinese medicine hospitals practicing in various specialty wards. 

OUR DESIGN

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Well-developed Network

The School of Chinese Medicine has established a collaboration network with local, Mainland China and overseas partners which benefit students in many aspects. Supported by the Faculty of Medicine, students will experience quality and inspiring education through meeting with professionals from different academic sectors. The School also works closely with Chinese Medicine clinics and teaching hospitals in Hong Kong and on the mainland of China to provide clinical and employment opportunities for students.

OUR DESIGN

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Professional Recognition

Graduates are qualified to take the Chinese Medicine Practitioners Licensing Examination conducted by the Hong Kong Chinese Medicine Council and become registered Chinese Medicine Practitioners if they pass the examination.

OUR DESIGN

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What are you going to learn in Chinese Medicine at CUHK?

Watch the following videos to find out:
中醫學學士學位課程探索2020

  For more information of the Chinese Medicine programme, please visit the following...

Programme  |  Website  |  Facebook  |  YouTube
 
Faculty of Medicine  |  Website |  Video  |  Facebook  |  Instagram  |  YouTube  |  Twitter

Programme-specific Requirements (2020 Entry)

JUPAS applicants must fulfil the following minimum requirements to be considered by the programme concerned

SubjectLevel
English3
Chinese3
Mathematics2
Liberal Studies2
Elective 13
Elective 2 or M1/M23

Note 1: Other Language subjects (Grade E or above) will be considered as an unspecified elective subject in fulfilling the minimum eligibility for application of 4 core and 2 elective subjects.

Note 2: The programme does not accept application for waiver of Chinese Language requirement.

Note 3: Preferred subjects for one of the two electives:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Combined Science
  • Integrated Science
  • Physics

Interview Arrangement

Before
release of
HKDSE results:

Yes - on a selective basis
(23 June)

After
release of
HKDSE results:

Yes - on a selective basis
(Early August)

For Admission Score Calculation

Score Conversion


Level 5** = 8.5
Level 5* = 7
Level 5 = 5.5

Level 4 = 4
Level 3 = 3
Level 2 = 2
Level 1 = 1

HKDSE Subject Weighting


No specific subject weighting

Weighting for all HKDSE subjects = 1

Selection Principle


4C+2X

The programme calculates admission scores based on the total score of 4 core subjects and 2 best electives (or 1 best elective subject and M1/M2).

Bonus points will be awarded to the 7th subject.

More than 1 HKDSE Sitting


No penalty will be imposed

Note 1: Please note that admission to the University is on a competitive basis. Apart from public examination results, applicants' other learning experiences, prior education, and interview performance (if any) will also be considered.

Note 2: For score conversion of Category C: Other Language subjects, Grade A = 5 / Grade B = 4 / Grade C = 3 / Grade D = 2 / Grade E = 1

Note 3: The programme accepts specific Applied Learning (ApL) course(s) with "Attained with Distinction I/II" as an extra elective subject for awarding bonus points. Please refer to http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/adm/jupas/ApL2020.pdf for details.

Note 4For 2020 entry, the best result in the same subject taken by a candidate in his/her three most recent attempts of the HKDSE examination will be used for calculation of the admission score.

Admission Grades (2019 Entry)

Programme Selection Principle in 2019 entry: 4C+2X

Target Percentile
CHIENGMATHLSM1/M2Best Elective2nd Best Elective3rd Best ElectiveTotal Reference Score
UQ5*35445**5**532
M455*4 5*5*531
LQ5355**455 30

Note 1: The Total Reference Score is the total score of the applicant calculated based on the programme selection principle (where level 5** = 7 / level 5* = 6 / level 5 = 5 / level 4 = 4 /  level 3 = 3 / level 2 = 2 / level 1 = 1 for Category A subjects. For Category C: Other Language subjects, Grade A = 5 / Grade B = 4 / Grade C = 3 / Grade D = 2 / Grade E = 1).

Note 2: In the admission process, some programmes may have additional requirements (such as specifying subject requirements, assigning heavier weighting to specific subjects, etc.) which are NOT reflected in the Total Reference Score above.

Note 3: Please note that as admission is NOT based on public examination results alone, and the overall scores of students admitted to each programme vary from year to year, the information provided is for reference only, and should not be used to predict the chance of admission to any programme in subsequent years.

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Office of Admissions and Financial Aid

1202, Yasumoto International Academic Park, CUHK

Contact Us

Email: jupasadm@cuhk.edu.hk
Phone: 39438947 or 39438951
Fax: 26035184