Advanced Standing Based on HKMU (Formerly OUHK) Awards

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Advanced Standing Based on HKMU (Formerly OUHK) Awards

Our graduates may use a completed HKMU (formerly OUHK) award for advanced standing applications towards a second programme at the University.

The maximum entitlement of claimants may be considered case by case.

Credit Transfer Types and Award Criteria

The three types of credit transfer, namely, General Credit Transfer (GCT), Specific Credit Transfer (SCT) and Block Credit Transfer (BCT) are available. General Credit Transfer is only available for programmes with free-choice requirements. 

For BCT and GCT applications, the normal award criteria shall apply.

For SCT applications, SCT shall be awarded towards a course for counting into the second programme based on the same course having been completed and counted into the first award.

Application Fees

Current application fees are as follows:


HK$1,095 per application


HK$1,095 per course, up to a maximum fee of HK$4,380 per application


HK$4,380 per application

You are advised to read the Guide to Application for Advanced Standing Using HKMU (Formerly OUHK) Awards before submitting an application using Form A-SP.