The University of Hong Kong’s director of admissions says the drop in applications was unlikely to have a significant impact on admissions. Photo: Shutterstock Images
The University of Hong Kong’s director of admissions says the drop in applications was unlikely to have a significant impact on admissions. Photo: Shutterstock Images

At least five Hong Kong universities see drop in non-local applications despite generous scholarship schemes to boost competitiveness

  • HKU, Polytechnic University, Lingnan University and Chinese University have seen a fall, Baptist University expects to see a decline
  • Several local institutions have launched scholarship schemes to attract prospective students from overseas and mainland China

The University of Hong Kong’s director of admissions says the drop in applications was unlikely to have a significant impact on admissions. Photo: Shutterstock Images
The University of Hong Kong’s director of admissions says the drop in applications was unlikely to have a significant impact on admissions. Photo: Shutterstock Images
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