Nomination Procedures

The new round of nomination application (Pre-stage Level and Level 1) will begin on 2 September, 2019 (Monday).The course schedules and a full set of nomination documents were sent to the participating schools by post and email in August, and are available online. Please do not hesitate to contact us should you have any enquiries.

If you wish to join the Dual Program as participating school, please download and complete the School Participation Form.

Important Dates for Dual Program 2019


Date Procedure
Nomination Period Begins
Nomination Workshop for Teachers (Conducted in Cantonese)(Registration)
  • Sharing by teachers of Participating Schools in previous years
  • Briefing by CDGT staff on how to nominate suitable students for Dual Program
Information Session for Parents and Students (Conducted in Cantonese)(Registration)
  • Briefing by CDGT staff on the course objectives, structure and nomination procedures
  • Introduction of the course content by course instructors of each aspect
Parent Seminar: Before Applying for Dual Program: Are You Ready? (Conducted in Cantonese)(Registration)
  • Speaker: Counselling Psychologist
Deadline for Online Nomination Application by Students
  • Students should submit the acknowledgement email together with a copy of the latest Academic Report to School Coordinating Teachers by this date

Nomination Period Ends
  • School Coordinating Teachers should collect all the acknowledgement emails from students and submit together with the completed Nomination Checklist to CDGT
Nomination Result Announcement by Email to Schools and Student Nominees
  • Successful Applicants should settle the course fee within three working days
11/2019 – 4/2020
DP Pre-stage Level / Level 1


Nomination Method


School Nomination
30 Sep 2019 (Monday)
or before
Student nominees submit the online application and and upload copies of supporting documents, then print the acknowledgement email and submit it to School Coordinating Teacher (application will NOT be considered if the nominee has not submitted the acknowledgement email)

Online Form (application begins on 2 Sep)
4 Oct 2019 (Friday)
or before
School Coordinating Teachers collect copies of the acknowledgement email from all student nominees and complete the nomination checklist, then submit to CDGT by mail or in person

Download Nomination Checklist


Individual Application
30 Sep 2019 (Monday)
or before
Applicants submit the online application and and upload copies of supporting documents

Online Form (application begins on 2 Sep)

*Applicants may read the "Guide to Completing the Online Nomination Form" before filling in the application.



Selection will be based on the information submitted by the applicants. Please make sure that all information provided is accurate. Once submitted, the information cannot be amended.

The following applicants may be invited to attend an interview or screening test:

Applicants for Level 1 Physics who have NOT obtained a pass or above grade in Pre-stage Physics will be invited to sit for a screening test.

Date and Time:
12 October, 2019 (Saturday) at 2pm to 3:30pm OR 19 October, 2019 (Saturday) at 11:30am to 1pm (No alternative dates or timeslots will be arranged)

Applicants for Level 1 Engineering may be invited to attand an interview.

Date and Time:
12 October, 2019 (Saturday) at 10am to 1pm OR 19 October, 2019 (Saturday) at 2pm to 5pm (No alternative dates or timeslots will be arranged)

Details will be announced later


Result Announcement and Course Fee Payment

  • There is only one rounds of selection. To facilitate the nomination procedures, please provide sufficient information when you submit the nomination documents.

  • Nomination results will be released to the nominating parties by email on 30 October 2019 (Wednesday).

  • Enrolled students should settle the course fee within three working days (the payment details will be stated on the enrolment email).

    Financial Assistance Scheme

  • Eligibility: Recipients of the Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) OR School Textbook Assistance Scheme.

  • Applicants should apply for the financial assistance in the application form and submit copies of supporting documents of the above schemes (e.g. notification/ approval letter) for approval. CDGT reserves the right to reject any applicant who failed to provide the needed documents.

  • Amount of fee remission: