Project Selection Schedule

GES Final Year Project Selection for 2019-2020

  1. Project information and library resources
    FYP briefing: 8 March 2019 12:30-1:20 pm (SCT 909)
    Library workshop: 11 March 2019 5:30-6:20 pm (4/F, Main Library)
    1. (i) Year 3 tutor will give a briefing session.
    2. (ii) Project information such as titles and descriptions will be posted in the department homepage:
  2. Discussion of project (first-round selection)
    Period: 8 March – 20 March 2019

    Students will approach potential supervisors and discuss the requirements and duration of their interested projects. (If possible, please arrange meetings with supervisors in groups.)

    GPA requirements:
    6-unit project: cumulative GPA >= 2.75
    3-unit project: no GPA requirement
    (After consulting their potential supervisor, students may decide the number of units for a 3/6-unit project at the time of project selection.)

  3. Submission of project selection form
    Date: 21 March 2019

    Students will submit the project selection form to Miss Eve Li at Physics Department Office ( If necessary, the selection process will be repeated until all students are accommodated.

  4. Project assignment and result posting
    Date: 10 April 2019

  • - All students are required to take the Final Year Project, which can be independent research or literature review.
  • - The mid-point project assessment will take place in November 2019. Extension of any 3-unit projects to 6-unit is possible provided that the students have the support of the supervisor.
  • - During the mid-point assessment, early termination of a 6-unit project after one semester is also possible if the student performs poorly.

Download Project Selection Form