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    Hong Kong Points Based Test

Hong Kong Points Based Test

 

Hong Kong Points Based Test

 Hong Kong Immigration Department has a points – based selection test by which the candidates can score points before the selection criteria. There are two types of tests and the candidate can write any one of the two tests (i) General Points Test & (ii) Achievements – Based Points Test. Here is how the marks are alloted: -

General Points Test:

 There is  some basic criteria that the candidate has to qualify. If he or she is within a certain category, then the candidate can score points. Points can be scored on age, education, work experience, etc. the test is a total of 195 points. Presently, the candidate has to score a minimum of 80 points to clear this test. At this time, this is the pass score for the General Points Test for Hong Kong Immigration.

 1. Age of the Candidate

 

Attributes

Points Alloted

Age – 18 -50

Max Points - 30

18 – 39

30 Points

40 – 44

20 Points

45 – 50

15 Points

 

2. Academic Qualifications

 

Attributes

Points Alloted

Educational Qualification

Maximum Points Awarded –70

Bachelor's Degree

10 Points

 

Master’s  Double Degree

20 Points

 

Ph.D/ double Masters

40 Points

 

Certificate Internationally Accredited

30 Points (Additional)

 

 

3. Professional Work Experience

 

Attributes

Max Points Alloted

Professional Experience

Maximum Points –55

Min. 2 Yrs. Graduate/ Spl. Work Exp.

5  Points

 

Min. 5 Yrs Graduate/ Spl. Work Exp.

15  Points

 

Min. 5 Yrs ( With 2 Yrs. Sr. Role)

30  Points

 

Min 10 Yrs. With 5 Yrs. Sr. Role

40 Points

 

2 Yrs Graduate/ Spl. Work Exp. In International Exposure

15 Points

(Additional)

 

 

4. Language Skills Proficiency

 

Attributes

Max Points Alloted

Language Proficiency

Maximum Points –20

Spoken & Written Eng./ Chinese

10  Points

 

Spoken & Written Eng./ Chinese + 1 Foreign Lang.

15  Points

 

Fluent Spoken & Written English &  Chinese

20  Points

 

 

Note: Chinese Language can be Cantonese or Putonghua

 

5. Family Background (Spouse & Kids)

 

Attributes

Max Points Alloted

Family Background

Maximum Points –20

Accompanying kid < 18 & Unmarried

5/ 10 Points

Spouse with Bachelor's Degree

5 Points

Immediate Family member with

HK PR status

5 Points