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Lower cut-offs for courses mean easier entry to Hong Kong universities as falling birth rate results in fewer applying

Hong Kong universities have recorded a decline in
average admission scores for first-year students on even the most
coveted courses – such as law, medicine and business – with fewer
applicants meaning less competition for places.A Post analysis
found that at least four of the eight publicly funded local
universities – Chinese University, the University of Science and
Technology, City and Lingnan universities – recorded lower entry
scores for more than half of their courses compared to last