First year Economics undergraduate students admitted via JUPAS and Non-JUPAS are eligible to apply for the admission scholarship offered by CUHK Economics.


Awards of HKD $5,000-10,000


JUPAS: Those who put CUHK Economics (JS4824) in Band A will be automatically considered.

Non-JUPAS: Those who choose Economics as their first choice in the CUHK Undergraduate Admissions Intranet will be automatically considered.

Selection Criteria

  • Admission Interview

  • Academic Merits

  • Excellent performance in extra-curricular activities related to economics or mathematics in high school, here are some examples:

    S.T. Yau High School Science Award in Subject Category Economic and Financial Modeling
    “Play” It Forward HK@APEC Game Design Competition
    Mathematical Olympiad
    Other awards/activities in economics or mathematics

    Besides admission scholarship from our department, the other units of the University (e.g., the colleges, Office of Academic Links and Office of Admissions and Financial Aid, etc.) offer various kinds of scholarships and awards to outstanding students.

    Scholarships/ Awards Our Students Received in 2020/21

    Click here to view the list of scholarships/awards.