Information for students applying from Hong Kong

Based in one of the world's most exciting capital cities, we're home to a diverse community of inspiring and determined learners, teachers and innovative thinkers, representing over 120 nationalities. We currently have approximatey 10 students from Hong Kong enrolled in full-degree programmes.

Learn in cutting-edge laboratories and gain accreditation

At London Met, we’ve spent over £30 million to create one of the largest and most advanced science teaching facilities in Europe. In our Superlab we have over 280 workstations with headphones and computers allowing teachers to speak directly to you as you carry out tasks.

Many of our human sciences courses are accredited by professional bodies. These include the Association for Nutrition (AfN), the British Dietetic Association, the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS), the Institute of Food Science and Technology (IFST), and the Royal Society of Chemistry.

Get in touch

If you would like more information about the University, our courses, or need some help with your application please contact us 

Keyan Zhu
International Recruitment Manager
Tel: +44 (0) 207 133 2949

Want to speak to someone in your own country? Check out our list of local reps!

Key information for students from Hong Kong

Please note: This information is provided as a guide only. Some courses may have specialised entry requirements that are listed on the relevant course page. Please check for any additional subject/course specific requirements before submitting your application.

Academic entry requirements

Type of course



A completed Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE)

Please refer to course information pages for course UCAS point entry requirement.

Four-year degree including a foundation year

Students who fall slightly below the standard requirements for an undergraduate course may be considered for an available or appropriate foundation year degree programme.


A completed bachelor's degree from a recognised institution. Grade: Minimum classification of 2:2 or above.

International Foundation Programme A completed Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE). Please refer to course information pages for course UCAS point entry requirement.

Students after secondary 5 with 50% (pass) in both years 4 and 5 and 55% in specialised subject.

Mathematics and English requirements




We accept all of these general English language requirements.

Mathematics (if applicable to your course) A pass in Mathematics on the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE). Grade 2 or above.

Amber Education Holding Limited

British United Education Services


For more information about our partnerships in Hong Kong, please contact us.

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Our international team

We offer a welcoming and supportive environment situated in one of the world’s greatest cities. Our international students come from all over the world, giving you the opportunity to meet people from a variety of different backgrounds. No matter where you're from, we'll ensure you have the best possible university experience and, if you need support during your time with us, our international advisers can provide valuable information and advice.

Fees and funding

We offer three-year bachelor’s and one-year master's degrees, with tuition fees ranging from £13,200 – £14,500 per year (for courses starting in the 2021-22 academic year, please see individual course pages for further fees information). We also offer a range of scholarships and discounts to our international students.

Find out more about life in London

Living in London is a fantastic experience as a student – with so many places to explore, things to do and people to meet. Whether it's working in the UK, the cost of living or how to register with a doctor, we understand that as an international student you may have some questions and concerns about moving to London – we hope that the information below will help answer your questions.