Starting from 2022, students who attain 5* and 5** in any subject of HKDSE and admitted to HKMU degree programmes through the JUPAS scheme will be awarded HK$40,000 HKDSE Star Scholarships for each subject (Note 1). The University will directly inform the qualified students of the relevant scholarship awards.
The University also presents a variety of prestigious entrance scholarships to sub-degree students, top-up degree local students, NCEE students, HKDSE students pursuing Physiotherapy Programme (Note 2), other HKDSE students and outstanding athletes. Each scholarship recipient will receive up to HK$120,000 annually, to recognize academically outstanding and/or talented new students. Renewable scholarships will be awarded to successful applicants in subsequent years of study, subject to a satisfactory performance at HKMU.
A number of University-funded, donated and government scholarships are awarded to students demonstrating academic merit or non-academic achievements. In 2020/21, a remarkable 1,250 HKMU students received scholarships totalling over HK$20 million. For more details, please click here to to view the list of awards and recipients.
Note 1: Students attaining 5* and 5** in Category A subjects sitting of HKDSE will be awarded HK$40,000 HKDSE Star Scholarship for each subject. There is no restriction placed on the total amount awarded through the HKMU Entrance Scholarship (for HKDSE Star Students).
Note 2: Full scholarships will be granted for Physiotherapy new students whose summation scores of 4 HKDSE core subjects plus 1 best elective subject are 22 or above, and the awardees concerned cannot concurrently receive other HKMU Entrance Scholarships.