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Post Secondary

Advanced Diploma Programmes

General Admission Requirements

Attained in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) Examination:

  1. Level 2 or above in English Language; and
  2. Level 2 or above in Chinese Language; and
  3. Level 2 or above in Liberal Studies; and
  4. A diploma awarded by the Academy, including the attainment of relevant GPA scores; or an equivalent qualification deemed acceptable by the Academy.

Alternative Language Qualification for Admission to Advanced Diploma

Attained one of the following qualifications or equivalent:

  Advanced Diploma in Dance / Music Advanced Diploma in Cantonese Opera
Examination Grade/Score Grade/Score
International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
  • 5
  • Prospective students are not required to satisfy the English Language Admission Requirement
Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE) in English Language
  • Level 2 or above (taken after 2007)
General Certificate of Education Ordinary Level (GCE O-Level) in English; or General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) in English; or International General Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (IGCSE) in English
  • Grade D or above
International General Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (IGCSE) in Chinese First Language
  • NA
  • Grade D or above

The Academy reserves the right to accept language qualifications in conjunction with in-house proficiency tests.

Diploma Programmes

General Admission Requirements

Attained in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) Examination:

  1. Level 2 or above in English Language; and
  2. Level 2 or above in Chinese Language; and
  3. Level 2 or above in Liberal Studies;

And preferably:

  1. Level 2 or above in one subject; or
  2. Attained in one Applied Learning subject (subject to the requirements of the respective school)

Other Acceptable Qualifications (for admission into the Diploma Programmes)

Attained one of the following qualifications or equivalent:

  Qualification Grade/Score
a Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE)
  • Level 2 or above/Grade E or above (Syllabus B, taken before 2007); or Grade C or above (Syllabus A, taken before 2007) in English Language; and
  • Level 2 or above/Grade E or above (taken before 2007) in Chinese Language; and
  • Grade E or above in three other subjects
b Project Yi Jin
  • A Yi Jin Diploma 
c Mainland China National Joint College Entrance Examination (JEE or Gaokao)
  • Satisfactory overall score; and
  • Satisfactory score in English
d

General Certificate of Education Ordinary Level (GCE O-Level); or
General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE ); or
​International General Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (IGCSE)

  • Grade D or above in English; and
  • Grade D or above in four other subjects

The Academy reserves the right to accept language qualifications in conjunction with in-house proficiency tests.

English Language Qualification for Admission into the Diploma Programmes

Attained one of the following qualifications or equivalent:

  Diploma in Dance / Music Diploma in Cantonese Opera
Examination Grade/Score Grade/Score
International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
  • 5
  • Prospective students are not required to satisfy the English Language Admission Requirement
Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) Examination in English Language
  • Level 2 or above
Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE) in English Language
  • Level 2 or above (taken after 2007)
General Certificate of Education Ordinary Level (GCE O-Level) in English; or General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) in English; or International General Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (IGCSE) in English
  • Grade D or above

The Academy reserves the right to accept language qualifications in conjunction with in-house proficiency tests.

 

Chinese Language Qualification for Admission into the Diploma Programmes (applicable to all disciplines)

Qualification Grade/Score
Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) Examination in Chinese Language
  • Level 2 or above
International General Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (IGCSE) in Chinese First Language
  • Grade D or above

 

Certificate in Theatre and Entertainment Arts (Fast Track Vocational)

General Admission Requirements

Applicants should have completed secondary school education and also show a genuine passion, interest and desire to work in theatre, the entertainment arts, preferably in one of the specialist areas offered. Acceptance is based on an interview and review of portfolio work where applicable.