Hong Kong Baptist University
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
Other name: Hong Kong Baptist College
First degree/qualification: 3 year bachelor's degree since 1986.
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: Upper ranges of class II lower.
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 3 year honours bachelor's degree since 1986; before 1986 4-5 year diploma after senior middle school; 3 year honours diploma after advanced levels.
Documents required: Official transcript; official certification of degree, degree classification and date awarded.
Description: Instituted in 1956. A private postsecondary institution. Until 1986 offered diploma programs. Since then converted to 3 year degree programs. Usual admission requirements are the Hong Kong Certificate of Education and the Hong Kong Advanced Level Examinations (13 years of education).
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On semester system. Letter grades reported in units: A, B, C, D, E (conditional grade), F (failure). Degree class dependent on final examinations. If performance not sufficient for honours, degrees awarded as pass.
Languages of instruction: English and Chinese.
Master's: 2 years after appropriate (minimum of class II) bachelor's; by thesis and examination.
Last updated: May 09, 2005