Chinese University of Hong Kong refuses to lower entry requirements for student doctors, despite recruitment shortages

//Chinese University of Hong Kong refuses to lower entry requirements for student doctors, despite recruitment shortages

Chinese University of Hong Kong refuses to lower entry requirements for student doctors, despite recruitment shortages

One of the major trainers of Hong Kong doctors has defended a decision not to lower the threshold for student admissions despite the city’s chronic shortage of physicians.Chinese University announced on Thursday that only high school graduates who score 40 or above in seven subjects on their entrance exam, who list the course as their first choice, and who perform satisfactorily in the admission interview will be guaranteed a place on its Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery programmes…

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