Coronavirus: Hong Kong education officials mulling backup plans for university entrance exams as further delay or cancellation looms

Education officials in Hong Kong are mulling contingency plans for the city’s university entrance examinations following a one-month postponement caused by the coronavirus pandemic, as further delays or even cancellations loom.The Post has learned the government has consulted publicly funded universities over the likely impact of pushing back again, or calling off entirely, the Diploma of Secondary Education assessments.And some university leaders have agreed that if the exams had to be delayed…