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Articulation Pathways

articulation path

  1. Degree programmes in most North American and Scottish universities are of four-year duration.
  2. Degree programmes in most of the United Kingdom and Australian universities are of three-year duration.
  3. Students who have completed Year 1 of Associate Degree programmes or Higher Diploma programmes are eligible to apply for admission to the first year of studies of the United Kingdom/Australian universities, or the second year of studies of North American and Scottish universities.
  4. Programmes offered by the College through HKU SPACE are registered on the Qualifications Register (QR). For details of the QR, please visit
  5. This diagram is for reference only.

NCR: These are exempted courses under the Non-Local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance. It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which these courses may lead.