DOUBLE DEGREE PROGRAMME
Students accepted to the programme will spend the first one and a half year at HKBU, then another one and a half year at Kozminski University (KU) in Poland, and the last year at HKBU again. Selected students are granted propitious opportunities to receive world class education from both institutions and to enhance their competence, language, cultural, and social skills.
About Kozminski University
- The best business school in Central and Eastern Europe according to Financial Times
- Rank 45 among the best European Business Schools by Financial Times in 2020
- One of the 1% business schools with triple crowns recognitions
Programme Structure and Curriculum
This is a 1.5 + 1.5 + 1 year undergraduate programme, requiring completion of 64 units at HKBU and 90 ECTS units at KU.
To ensure students satisfy the requirements of both programmes and successfully obtain two degrees, evaluation of the courses offered have been undergone to assess the content equivalence. A list of HKBU courses, including Business and General Education, recognized by KU is compiled. After transferring to KU, students must consult BBA Programme Office for course enrollment and report their study plan every semester, so as to fulfil the KU programme requirement. Students are also required to complete KU’s Diploma Workshop final exam.
- Current BBA students in Year 2 from all concentrations
- Local or non-local students
- Attain cGPA 3.0 or above
- Good command of English
Students admitted to KU will be required to complete a mandatory 3-week internship as a part of their core curriculum in KU. Students are also allowed to join an international exchange programme by choosing from a multitude of universities where they would like to spend a semester abroad. No extra payment is required for participation. Student who choose not to participate in an international exchange can also take several electives, or an extended internship.
BBA students who are accepted to the programme should pay the local tuition fee. The School of Business offers scholarship and sponsorship to successful applicants.
Local students are eligible to apply for Global Experience Support Scheme HKD20,000 every academic year. In addition, eligible students can apply for the Mr. Mai Shi Song Scholarship for BBA Double Degree Programmes offered by the School of Business, to receive a one-off scholarship in an amount of HKD$20,000.
Application and Selection
Application opens every September to October to start in the Spring semester of the same academic year in KU.
Criteria including academic ability, communication skills, suitability to the programme (study plan) and non-academic achievements will all be considered. Shortlisted students will be invited to a selection interview.