CUSCS Diploma Programme in Foundation Studies (DFS) provides an alternate pathway for DSE graduates to pursue tertiary education. Students with at least 6 points in the best 5 subjects, plus Level 1 or above in English Language and Chinese Language, at DSE Examination are eligible to apply. Upon successful completion of DFS, students can be articulated to the Higher Diploma Programmes offered by the School. The majority of DFS graduates are articulated to CUSCS Higher Diploma Programmes. Over the previous cohorts, the average articulation rate reaches 85%, while a small portion of graduates choose to further study in other institutions.
Diploma Programme in Foundation Studies Advancement Scholarship
Diploma Programme in Foundation Studies (DFS) Advancement Scholarship is awarded to DFS graduates progressing to Higher Diploma (HD) Programmes at CUSCS. Students who commence the DFS Programme in the academic year of 2022-23, and successfully complete it in one academic year are eligible to apply for the Scholarship at the amount of HK$5,000.