The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Registration and Examinations Section
Exemption by Attainment for Students Admitted with Advanced Standing in 2021-22
Students admitted with Advanced Standing*, apart from being granted exemption from ELTU1001, CHLT1100 and 1200, 6 or 9 units of UGE courses, 1 unit of IT requirement and 1 unit of PE (see table attached), are eligible for further exemption from the 3-unit Discipline/faculty-specific English language course, the non-credit bearing Chinese course (CHLT1105) and specific courses based on specific qualifications and requirements obtained prior to student registration.
Students admitted with Advanced Standing and are exempted by Senate from the Chinese language requirements for admission do NOT need to apply for exemption from CHLT1105. They will be pre-assigned the course “Self-Learning Elementary Chinese” (CHLT1104) in their first year of attendance.
Upon successful application, students will be granted both course and units exemption OR course exemption if the students concerned have already been granted a cumulative units of 24 units under the University Core Requirements and the specific courses.
*MBChB students admitted with Faculty Advanced Standing have different exemption arrangements. These students should refer to information given by the Faculty and Planning Office, Faculty of Medicine for course registration and exemption matters.
2 August 2021