Fees, Scholarship & Aids

Self-funded Undergraduate

Tuition and Application Fees (2018-19)

Tuition Fee

HKD82,500 per year. Students are required to complete 66 units in two years at HKD2,500 per unit (Total HKD165,000).

The annual tuition fee is paid in two equal installments, normally before the start of the first and the second semesters. For newly enrolled undergraduate students, HKD15,000 of the first installment plus some fees will have to be paid by the applicants for acceptance of their admission offers and the balance will have to be paid in late August.

Students are required to pay full tuition fees per semester during the normal period of study, regardless of the number of units enrolled in the semester.

For students who are required to take make-up course(s) to fulfill the programme pre-requisites and / or General Education courses, additional tuition fee for the make-up course(s) will be charged at HKD1,650 per unit.

Application Fee

Local Applicant: HKD350 per programme



Non-local Applicant: HKD450 per programme



Applicants may apply for more than one programme if they wish to. A non-refundable and non-transferable application fee will be charged for EACH applied programme.

How to pay the Application Fee?

Online Application:

  1. By credit card
  2. By PPS Online

Paper Application:

  1. By crossed cheque / bank draft - cheque and bank draft should be made payable to "Hong Kong Baptist University". Please write down the applicant's name and contact number at the back.
  2. By ATM / e-banking

Please do not mail cash. Applicants should refer to the "Notes to Applicants" printed on the application form for details.

Scholarship and Financial Aids


Government Student Financial Assistance Schemes

1. Financial Assistance Scheme for Post-secondary Students (FASP)

This scheme offers financial assistance to full-time students engaging in locally-accredited self-financing programmes leading to a qualification at sub degree level or above in the form of grant and/or interest-bearing loan. The maximum level of financial assistance is made up of tuition fees grant, academic expenses grant and living expenses loan, which may vary every year. Students may also apply for the Student Travel Subsidy Scheme under their FASP application.


2. Non-means-tested Loan Scheme for Post-secondary Students (NLSPS)

To complement the Financial Assistance Scheme for Post-secondary Students (FASP), this scheme offers financial assistance in the form of interest-bearing loans to eligible students to cover their tuition fees payable.


3. Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS)

To complement the Financial Assistance Scheme for Post-secondary Students (FASP), this scheme offers financial assistance in the form of interest-bearing loans to eligible students to cover the tuition fees payable for make-up courses.


4. Continuing Education Fund (CEF)

The Government has a Continuing Education Fund (CEF) to subsidize students to pursue continuing education and training courses. Eligible applicants will be reimbursed 80% of the course fee, subject to a maximum sum of HK$10,000, on successful completion of reimbursable courses. Some of the courses offered by the University have been included in the list of reimbursable courses for CEF purposes.

Information in relation to these schemes is available at the government's website at www.wfsfaa.gov.hk.


Scholarships and Awards

  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Liberal and Cultural Studies
    • Award for Academic Excellence in the Liberal and Cultural Studies Programme
    • Liberal and Cultural Studies Academic Awards
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) in Human Resources Management
    • Admission Scholarship of Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) in Human Resources Management
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) in Marketing
    • Admission Scholarship for Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) in Marketing
    • Best Progress Award for Marketing Programme (Bachelor of Commerce)
    • Presentation Award for Marketing programme (Bachelor of Commerce)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Creative Writing for Film, Television and New Media
    • Academic Excellence in the Creative Writing Programme Scholarship
    • Dr. Ng Ho Script Writing Scholarship
    • Final Year Project Awards – Young Writer Awards
    • Outstanding Creative Writing Programme Graduate Scholarship
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) in Integrated Communication Management
    • Academic Excellence in the Integrated Communication Management Programme Scholarship
    • Outstanding Integrated Communication Management Programme Graduate Scholarship
    • POAD Scholarship
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) in Media and Social Communication
    • Academic Excellence in the Media and Social Communication Programme Scholarship
    • Outstanding Media and Social Communication Programme Student Scholarship
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) in Environment and Resources Management
    • Lo Kwok Yin and Pat Man Wah Scholarship for Outstanding Academic Performance
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) in Psychology
    • Scholarships for Academic Excellence in Psychology
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) in Sport and Recreation Leadership
    • Elite Athletes Charitable Trust Scholarships
    • Scholarship for Sport and Recreation Leadership Programme