The 2019 Compass@710 provides users with essential information to make better preparation for the release of the HKDSE
Relevant institutions will process applications from the E-APP as early as possible and may give eligible candidates conditional offers before the announcement of HKDSE
In addition to the structural changes to the education and examination system, a major operational change accompanying the introduction of the HKDSE
, is that paper-based marking of public examinations ceases,
International score comparison system (such as the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service) also shows that elite students of the HKDSE
and other international examinations (such as the International Baccalaureate and the General Certificate of Education A Level) are equally outstanding.
The 2018 Compass@711 provides users with essential information to make better preparation for the release of the HKDSE
Having considered various factors and detailed discussions with the Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority (HKEAA), the Government has decided to set the scope of application for the measure to school candidates sitting for the 2019 HKDSE
The universities give conditional offers to the selected candidates that they intend to admit before the release of the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE
) Examination results.
Mr Yeung was briefed by the Director of the Student Guidance Centre, Hok Yau Club, Mr Ng Po-shing, on the Centre's services, which include a dedicated counseling hotline 2503 3399 to provide study information and emotional support for current-year candidates of the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE
A spokesman for the EDB said, "The Admission Scheme will admit Hong Kong students based on their results in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE
) Examination and exempt them from taking the Joint Entrance Examination for Mainland Institutions, hence relieving their pressure and enabling them to concentrate on their preparation for the HKDSE
In the past year, 105 persons in custody at the institution sat for various academic and vocational examinations including the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE
) Examination, examinations of the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music and examinations covering the subjects of Chinese word processing, basic plumbing, local cafe operation and services, creative design and application and basic laundry skills organised by City and Guilds International Limited, the Vocational Training Council, Christian Action and the Society of Rehabilitation and Crime Prevention, Hong Kong.
In this connection, Level 5 or above in English Language in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE
) Examination or Grade C or above in Use of English in the Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination (HKALE) or Grade C or above in English Language in the General Certificate of Education (Advanced Level) are accepted as equivalent to Level 2 in the UE paper of the CRE.
The Education Bureau (EDB) will launch a new round of applications for the Electronic Advance Application System for Post-secondary Programmes (E-APP) tomorrow (December 4) to assist current Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE
) Examination candidates in making advance applications for full-time locally-accredited post-secondary programmes not covered by the Joint University Programmes Admissions System (JUPAS).