Major/Minor Options


Students incoming from September 2004 onwards may decide to take the new Major-Minor Option after they are admitted to HKU. Students from most Non-Professional Programmes may choose to follow a Major/Minor in Physics.

Astronomy Major / Minor
Mathematics/Physics Major
Physics Major / Minor

Major-Minor Option Details

Major and Minor Talk (04/04/2018)

Important! Ultimate responsibility rests with students to ensure that the required pre-requisites and co-requisite of selected courses are fulfilled. Students must take and pass all required courses in the selected major or/and minor in order to satisfy the degree graduation requirements.

Further Enquiries 

For futher enquiries, please contact the course selection advisors of our department: Prof. H.F. Chau (, Dr. J.J.L. Lim (, Dr. S.C.Y. Ng (, Dr. J.C.S. Pun (, Dr. M.K. Yip ( and Dr. S.Z. Zhang (

Department of Physics
Room 518, Chong Yuet Ming Physics Building
The University of Hong Kong
Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong.
Tel.: 2859 2360
Fax: 2559 9152
Last updated on 09 April 2018