Declaring Additional Major

With the approval of the relevant Major-program Coordinators, students may complete the requirements for more than one major program and have these programs appear on their transcript. Due to the quota limitation, FINA program will only accept few applications for program transfer and declaring additional major in FINA.

Non-SBM Students Pursuing an Additional Major in FINA

For students who want to declare FINA as their additional major, applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis, and the quota is limited to few quota per year. Applicants must achieve a minimum CGA of 3.5 or above in the latest academic year/semester, and taken FINA 2203 for non-SBM students in order to be considered. Your application must be approved by both FINA coordinator and the coordinator of your first major. In addition, applicants must be

  • able to demonstrate strong interest in finance
  • possess abilities to succeed in finance-related career
  • possess abilities to perform well academically in FINA program

Application Deadline

  • For additional major to be effective in Fall term, all relevant documents must be submitted by July 15.
  • For additional major to be effective in Spring term, all relevant documents must be submitted by January 3.

Shortlisted candidates will receive interview invitations by July 22 for Fall term, and January 10 for Spring term.

Application Procedure

Please submit the following documents to Ms. Miki YEUNG by the application deadline:

  • Completed application form for declaring additional major. The form can be downloaded here
  • Latest unofficial transcript
  • Curriculum of both the first major and additional major programs
  • Resume
  • Study plan (please contact Ms. Miki YEUNG at mikiyeung@ust.hk for the study plan template). Study plan must show that it is feasible for you to graduate within a normal 4-year period.