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  • 1. 

    What is the meaning of JUPAS?

    • A.

      Joint Universities Preliminary Admissions System

    • B.

      Joint University Programs Admissions System

    • C.

      Joint Universal Preliminary Admission System

    • D.

      Joint Universal Programs Admissions System

    Correct Answer
    B. Joint University Programs Admissions System
    Explanation
    JUPAS stands for Joint University Programs Admissions System. It is a system used in Hong Kong for students to apply for undergraduate programs in local universities. The system allows students to apply for multiple programs in different universities using a single application form. The universities then consider the applications and make offers based on the students' qualifications and preferences.

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  • 2. 

    When was the JUPAS introduced?

    • A.

      1998

    • B.

      1994

    • C.

      1995

    • D.

      1990

    Correct Answer
    D. 1990
    Explanation
    The JUPAS (Joint University Programmes Admissions System) was introduced in 1990.

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  • 3. 

    Where was the JUPAS first introduced?

    • A.

      Taiwan

    • B.

      Hong Kong

    • C.

      South Korea

    • D.

      Japan

    Correct Answer
    B. Hong Kong
    Explanation
    JUPAS, which stands for Joint University Programmes Admissions System, was first introduced in Hong Kong. This system is used for the centralized admission of local students to undergraduate programs offered by the nine universities in Hong Kong. It allows students to apply to multiple universities and programs using a single application form, making the application process more efficient and convenient. Hong Kong's introduction of JUPAS has greatly simplified the admission process for local students and has become an integral part of the education system in the region.

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  • 4. 

    Which of these examinations was in use prior to the introduction of the JUPAS? 

    • A.

      HKDSE

    • B.

      HKAALE

    • C.

      HKCEE

    • D.

      HKHLE

    Correct Answer
    A. HKDSE
    Explanation
    The HKDSE (Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education) examination was in use prior to the introduction of the JUPAS (Joint University Programmes Admissions System). JUPAS is the centralized system used for applying to undergraduate programs in Hong Kong. HKDSE is the current public examination system in Hong Kong for students completing secondary education. Therefore, it is the correct answer as it was used before the introduction of JUPAS.

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  • 5. 

    When did Lignan University join the JUPAS?

    • A.

      2001

    • B.

      2000

    • C.

      1999

    • D.

      1996

    Correct Answer
    C. 1999
    Explanation
    In the given question, the correct answer is 1999. This indicates that Lignan University joined the JUPAS in the year 1999.

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  • 6. 

    When did Hong Kong University of Science and Technology join the JUPAS scheme?

    • A.

      1999

    • B.

      1991

    • C.

      1992

    • D.

      1993

    Correct Answer
    B. 1991
    Explanation
    Hong Kong University of Science and Technology joined the JUPAS scheme in 1991.

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  • 7. 

    Which of these institutions does not participate in the JUPAS Scheme?

    • A.

      City University of Hong Kong

    • B.

      University of Hong Kong

    • C.

      Tung Wah College

    • D.

      Hong Shue Yan Institute

    Correct Answer
    D. Hong Shue Yan Institute
    Explanation
    The Hong Shue Yan Institute does not participate in the JUPAS Scheme.

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  • 8. 

    The JUPAS was set up by which of these bodies?

    • A.

      Hong Kong Research Grant Commission

    • B.

      University Founding Council

    • C.

      University Grants Commission (Hong Kong)

    • D.

      Hong Kong Examination and Assessment Authority

    Correct Answer
    C. University Grants Commission (Hong Kong)
    Explanation
    The correct answer is University Grants Commission (Hong Kong). The JUPAS (Joint University Programmes Admissions System) was established by the University Grants Committee (UGC) in Hong Kong. The UGC is responsible for allocating funding to the universities in Hong Kong and overseeing the quality of higher education. The JUPAS system allows local students to apply for undergraduate programs offered by the participating universities through a centralized platform.

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  • 9. 

    Which of these examinations is a benchmark examination for the JUPAS?

    • A.

      HKDSE

    • B.

      IB Diploma

    • C.

      HKCEE

    • D.

      HKHLE

    Correct Answer
    A. HKDSE
    Explanation
    The correct answer is HKDSE. The HKDSE (Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education) is considered a benchmark examination for the JUPAS (Joint University Programmes Admissions System) in Hong Kong. It is a public examination taken by students at the end of their secondary education and is used for university admissions. The HKDSE covers a wide range of subjects and is recognized by local universities as a standard qualification for admission.

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  • 10. 

    Why was the JUPAS created?

    • A.

      To administer University qualifying Examinations

    • B.

      To give grants to universities

    • C.

      To unify the full time undergraduate application process

    • D.

      To employ qualified teaching staff

    Correct Answer
    C. To unify the full time undergraduate application process
    Explanation
    The JUPAS (Joint University Programmes Admissions System) was created to unify the full-time undergraduate application process. This means that instead of applying separately to each university, students can use the JUPAS system to apply to multiple universities at once, streamlining the application process and making it more efficient. This allows students to have a centralized platform to submit their applications and receive offers from multiple universities, making the application process easier and more convenient for both students and universities.

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