News
Our latest endeavors to make a difference in the ever-changing world
2019-07-15
Rachel HUANG, a final year student of Global Business and Operations Management…
2019-07-08
The HKUST Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) Team was crowned the All-Around…
2019-06-21
HKUST Institute for the Environment today launched a new mobile app that aims…
2019-06-10
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) held the “Yuexiu…

academics

We offer a wide variety of study options to let you acquire a breadth and depth of knowledge and expertise to reach your full potential

With cutting edge research and an insatiable curiosity for scientific discovery, our innovative minds open?the door to infinite possibilities and change what we know about the?world.

We solve human?problems, big and?small,?by?blending creative ideas and novel?applications into practical engineering solutions which will improve the way we live.

We develop visionary and principled leaders who aspire to build businesses with impact and shape the future of work in ways that meet society’s evolving needs.

By gaining a profound understanding of the world’s social, economic, and environmental complexities?through an interdisciplinary approach, we tackle global challenges with creativity?and critical thinking skills.

We develop?new knowledge, skills, perspectives, and ways of thinking required to understand multifaceted issues of today?and solve them?in a multidisciplinary way.

We maximize?our knowledge transfer endeavors in the Mainland to fulfill?our mission of promoting technology, innovation,?and entrepreneurship in the Greater Bay Area.

Bringing together the world’s foremost scientists and scholars to spearhead and publicize fundamental and applied research, we can push the limits of human knowledge further.

We contribute to better decision-making in the public sector on key challenges confronting the region, through rigorous interdisciplinary and evidence-based approaches to policy research and education.

Life@HKUST

A vibrant and colorful student life goes far beyond classrooms and textbooks

Fitness and Lifestyle

Mental health is equally important just as our physical fitness. Learn how to maintain a well-balanced and healthy lifestyle to manage our life, learning, and work effectively.

Living on Campus

From housing to dining and all the socializing that goes on in between, get to know your life and surroundings, facilities and resources for the time outside of the classroom.

Community Outreach

We aim to build civic awareness and develop sustainable partnerships with the wider community, deepening student learning while promoting a benevolent world. Students will learn to apply knowledge and skills to serve the public good.

Entrepreneurship

We provide a breeding ground for nascent entrepreneurs who aspire to become the global leaders of tomorrow and create a positive impact on the world
3,565
Students Participated in Entrepreneurship Center’s Programs (2017-2018)
180+
Affiliated Start‐up and Spin‐off Companies
80+
Entrepreneurship Center’s Programs (2017-2018)

Global Challenges

Our interdisciplinary research and discoveries address challenges facing our world in the 21st century

events

There’s a lot going on at our University. From academic to leisure activities, it’s all happening here

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About HKUST

We provide a breeding ground for innovative global leaders of tomorrow
1st
World’s Top 300 Young Universities
2019 in Times Higher Education
16th
Global University Employability Ranking 2018 (No.1 in Greater China, 6 years in a row) in Emerging/Trendence
32nd
World’s Top 1000 Universities 2020 (No. 2 in Hong Kong) in QS World University Rankings

global connections

We actively forge global partnerships to encourage academic and research collaborations, knowledge transfer, and cultural exchanges
80+
Nationalities of Students
250+
Partnerships
~40%
Graduates with Exchange-out Experience
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