The Programme is for students who:

  • have a strong interest in BOTH data science and public policy;

  • enjoy a social science perspective of inquiry;

  • seek to transform knowledge and technologies into responsible solutions;

  • aspire to make impactful changes in society after graduation;

  • strive to acquire broad and transferable knowledge and skills that enable them to take diverse career paths.


Intake quota for 2023 entry: 20*

*(indicative only and is subject to adjustment)


Admission through JUPAS (code: JS4893)

  1. Applicants are required to fulfill both the minimum University requirements and Programme requirements.

  2. Our Programme requirements are as follows:

Chinese Language3
English Language3
Liberal Studies2
2 Elective Subject OR
1 Elective subject and Mathematics Extended Part Module I or Module II

Admission through Non-JUPAS Local^ & International Students Admissions Scheme

  1. Applicants should fulfill the University General Entrance Requirements.

  2. For details, please visit the website of the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid (OAFA) at

^ Local applicants with qualifications other than HKDSE, such as recognised international qualifications or post secondary qualifications, please refer to OAFA Website for details.


Admission Scholarships

The University offers various types of scholarships and financial aid. For further information, please visit the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid - Scholarships and Financial Aid:


Programme Leaflet (for 2023 Entry) [Click here