Faculty of Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Programmes Offered

Programmes Offered



Teaching Unit

Programmes Offered

School of Life Sciences

B.Sc. in Biochemistry 

B.Sc. in Biology 

B.Sc. in Cell and Molecular Biology 

B.Sc. in Environmental Science 

B.Sc. in Food and Nutritional Sciences

  • Nutritionist Stream

B.Sc. in Molecular Biotechnology 

Department of Chemistry

B.Sc. in Chemistry

  • Enrichment Stream
  • Testing and Accreditation Stream 

Department of Mathematics

B.Sc. in Mathematics

  • Computational and Applied Mathematics Stream
  • Computational Big Data Analytics Stream
  • Enrichment Mathematics Stream ^ *
  • Mathematics Stream
  • Mathematics-Education Stream
  • Mathematics-Multidisciplinary Stream 

Department of Physics

B.Sc. in Physics

  • Astrophysics and Particle Physics Stream
  • Computational and Data Physics Stream
  • Enrichment Stream in Theoretical Physics ^ 
  • Quantum Science and Technology Stream

Department of Statistics

B.Sc. in Quantitative Finance and Risk Management Science ^
(Interdisciplinary Major Programme)

B.Sc. in Risk Management Science ^

  • Risk Analytics Stream

B.Sc. in Statistics

  • Data Analytics Stream
  • Data Science and Business Statistics Stream
  • Statistical Science Stream

Earth System Science Programme

B.Sc. in Earth System Science

  • Atmospheric Science Stream ^
  • Geophysics Stream ^

Natural Sciences Programme

B.Sc. in Natural Sciences ^
(A 2-Year programme for articulation of local Associate Degree / Higher Diploma Holders)

  • Analytical and Testing Sciences Concentration
  • Biological Sciences Concentration
  • Biotechnology Concentration
  • Data Science Concentration
  • Environmental Studies Concentration
  • Food and Nutrition Concentration
  • Physical Sciences Concentration


^ Programme/Stream which admits students via the programme-based admission, while others are under SCIENCE broad-based admission scheme.
* After finishing the first year of study in the programme, students with satisfactory performance can transfer to Mathematics and Information Engineering.