Elite Athletes Study Programme

Elite Athletes Study Programme


The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong (HSUHK) has signed Memorandum of Understanding with Hong Kong Sports Institute (HKSI) for collaboration of admitting full-time athletes from HKSI to the full-time undergraduate studies at HSUHK. HSUHK will make flexible study arrangements for admitted athletes, such as extending the maximum period of study, waiving the attendance requirement, etc. Academic Advisors will also offer academic advice on admitted athletes’ study plan with a view to accommodating admitted athletes’ training and competition schedule.


  1. Nominated via Head Coach. HKSI will provide the list of nominees to HSUHK.
  2. Submit application before the application deadline:

Self-financing Undergraduate ProgrammesSSSDP Programmes
Minimum Entrance RequirementsHKDSE Examination / International QualificationsHKDSE Examination
Application MethodHSUHK Undergraduate Application System (UAS) /
Application Deadline31 August 20228 December 2021

  1. Athletes are required to pass in assessment, if any, for admission consideration.
  2. Announcement of main round offers:
    – Self-financing undergraduate programmes : Starting from 20 July 2022
    – SSSDP programmes: Starting from 10 August 2022
  1. Athletes should complete all steps to accept the admission offer by referring to the instructions stated in the offer letter.

Entrance Scholarship

Eligible admittee under this Study Programme may receive one-off scholarship valued HK$20,000 each.


  1. There is no need for athletes to make special statement when submitting applications via UAS / E-APP / JUPAS.  HSUHK will update the athletes’ application records upon receipt of the list of nominees from HKSI.
  2. Dates are subject to change.