General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation HKUST
Teachers 1,204
Students 11,747
Foreigners 35%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Education Bureau, Hong Kong SAR
Affiliations
• The Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU)
• The Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
• The Association of East Asian Research Universities (AEARU)
• The International Association of Universities (IAU)
Rankings
World ranking112
Country ranking3
Academic Reputation56
Employer Reputation67
Quality of teaching208
International Faculty17
International Students51
Citations per Faculty62
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities137
Engineering and Technology14
Life Sciences and Medicine268
Natural Science29
Social Sciences and Management26
Ranking in world by discipline
Chemistry101
Computer Science39
Economics & Business50
Cost of living in Hong Kong, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $756 $1280
Food $246 $401
Transportation $46 $116
Communications and utilities $78 $113
Clothing $27 $101
Sports and leisure $43 $117
Accommodation in Hong Kong, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$756
Shared room in city centre$1280
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$1132
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$1731
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking112
QS World University Rankings28
ARWU Academic Ranking201
Webometrics Ranking270
Alternative title
Russian Гонконгский научно-технологический университет
Spanish Universidad de Ciencia y Tecnología de Hong Kong
Chinese 香港科技大学
Arabic جامعة هونغ كونغ للعلوم والتكنولوجيا
French Université des Sciences et Technologies de Hong Kong
German The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Japanese 香港科技大学
Korean 홍콩과학기술대학
Portuguese Universidade de Ciência e Tecnologia de Hong Kong
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology or 香港科技大學 (HKUST) - public higher education institution in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - Description

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) is a young and dynamic university devoted to education and research particularly at the postgraduate level. Founded in 1991, HKUST comprises five schools – Science, Engineering, Business and Management, Humanities and Social Science, and the Fok Ying Tung Graduate School in Guangzhou. We also have various institutes, such as the Institute for Advanced Study of HKUST, and the HKUST Shenzhen Institute based in Shenzhen. Our world-class international faculty members, coming from diverse backgrounds, are all PhD-qualified. Our undergraduate and postgraduate students represent a large number of nationalities.

Description of Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

HKUST - A dynamic, international research university, in relentless pursuit of excellence, leading the advance of science and technology, and educating the new generation of front-runners for Asia and the world. Since its official opening in October 1991, the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology has established itself as an intellectual powerhouse, energizing the community's transformation into a knowledge-based society, and securing a place on the academic world map in record-breaking time. An innovator in research and teaching, HKUST is the only science and technology research university in Hong Kong, and the only one to offer an all-PhD faculty. Its groundbreaking work in science, engineering, business, humanities and social science is successfully pushing back the boundaries of the information age. Such advances are assisted by the University's top-class facilities. Locally, the University is active in society through science camps, online courses for secondary school students, and lifelong learning programs; just some of the activities that bring HKUST and the community together. Nationally, alliances with Mainland universities and collaborative work with municipal governments are setting the pace for future cooperative efforts. Globally, connections with leading institutions are actively pursued through academic partnerships with the world's top universities, and memberships in such organizations as the Association of East Asian Research Universities and Association of Pacific Rim Universities. HKUST brings forward the vision of the future. On its award-winning Clear Water Bay campus, the life to come is being shaped today

Programs - Bachelor

Bachelor Bba in Finance
Bachelor Bba in General Business Management
Bachelor Bba in Global Business
Bachelor Bba in Information Systems
Bachelor Bba in Management
Bachelor Bba in Marketing
Bachelor Bba in Operations Management
Bachelor Bba in Professional Accounting
Bachelor Beng in Chemical and Bioproduct Engineering
Bachelor Beng in Chemical and Bioproduct Engineering and Bba in General Business Management
Bachelor Beng in Chemical and Environmental Engineering
Bachelor Beng in Chemical Engineering
Bachelor Beng in Chemical Engineering and Bba in General Business Management
Bachelor Beng in Civil and Environmental Engineering
Bachelor Beng in Civil and Structural Engineering
Bachelor Beng in Civil and Structural Engineering and Bba in General Business Management
Bachelor Beng in Computer Engineering
Bachelor Beng in Computer Engineering - Embedded Systems Option
Bachelor Beng in Computer Engineering - Honors Research Option
Bachelor Beng in Computer Engineering and Bba in General Business Management
Bachelor Beng in Computer Science
Bachelor Beng in Computer Science (Information Engineering)
Bachelor Beng in Computer Science and Bba in General Business Management
Bachelor Beng in Electronic Engineering
Bachelor Beng in Electronic Engineering (Information and Communication Engineering)
Bachelor Beng in Electronic Engineering - Entrepreneurship Option
Bachelor Beng in Electronic Engineering - Honors Research Option
Bachelor Beng in Electronic Engineering and Bba in General Business Management
Bachelor Beng in Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management
Bachelor Beng in Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management and Bba in General Business Management
Bachelor Beng in Logistics Management and Engineering
Bachelor Beng in Logistics Management and Engineering and Bba in General Business Management
Bachelor Beng in Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor Beng in Mechanical Engineering and Bba in General Business Management
Bachelor Bsc in Applied Physics
Bachelor Bsc in Biochemistry
Bachelor Bsc in Biology
Bachelor Bsc in Chemistry
Bachelor Bsc in Computer Science
Bachelor Bsc in Economics and Finance
Bachelor Bsc in Environmental Management and Technology
Bachelor Bsc in Mathematics
Bachelor Bsc in Mathematics (Mathematics and It Education)
Bachelor Bsc in Mathematics and Economics
Bachelor Bsc in Molecular Biomedical Sciences
Bachelor Bsc in Physics
Bachelor Bsc in Quantitative Finance
Bachelor Bsc in Risk Management and Business Intelligence
Bachelor Dual Degree Program in Technology and Management For Students Entering the Preparatory Year Masters Degree Programs
Bachelor EMBA HKUST Executive Master of Business Administration
Bachelor EMBA Kellogg-HKUST Executive Master of Business Administration
Bachelor GD/MA in China Studies
Bachelor GD/MA in Humanities
Bachelor GD/MA in Social Science
Bachelor GD/MSc in Civil Infrastructural Engineering and Management
Bachelor GD/MSc in Environmental Engineering and Management
Bachelor GD/MSc in Environmental Science and Management
Bachelor MA in Liberal Studies
Bachelor MBA (Shenzhen) Part-time MBA in Shenzhen
Bachelor MBA Master of Business Administration
Bachelor MPhil in Advanced Materials Engineering
Bachelor MPhil in Atmospheric Environmental Modeling
Bachelor MPhil in Computer Science and Technology
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in Atmospheric Environmental Science
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in Bioengineering
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in Chemistry
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in Civil Engineering
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in Computer Science and Engineering
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in Electronic and Computer Engineering
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in Environmental Engineering
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in Humanities
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in Life Science
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in Marine Environmental Science
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in Mathematics
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in Nano Science and Technology
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in Physics
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in Social Science
Bachelor MPhil/PhD in the School of Business and Management
Bachelor MSc in Biotechnology
Bachelor MSc in Computer Science and Engineering
Bachelor MSc in Economics
Bachelor MSc in Electronic Engineering
Bachelor MSc in Engineering Enterprise Management
Bachelor MSc in Financial Analysis
Bachelor MSc in Global Finance
Bachelor MSc in Global Management
Bachelor MSc in IC Design Engineering
Bachelor MSc in Information Systems Management
Bachelor MSc in Information Technology
Bachelor MSc in Intelligent Building Technology and Management
Bachelor MSc in Investment Management
Bachelor MSc in Mathematics (Financial Mathematics and Statistics)
Bachelor MSc in Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor MSc in Telecommunications

Location on map - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

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Universities related to Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Universities in this city

TitleBachelorMaster
871University of Hong Kong18,775 $18,775 $
992Chinese University of Hong Kong18,647 $18,647 $
1194City University of Hong Kong15,431 $15,431 $
2055Hong Kong Polytechnic University15,431 $15,431 $
3866Hong Kong Baptist University15,431 $15,431 $

Universities in this country

TitleCityBachelorMaster
871University of Hong KongHong Kong18,775 $18,775 $
992Chinese University of Hong KongHong Kong18,647 $18,647 $
1194City University of Hong KongHong Kong15,431 $15,431 $
2055Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityHong Kong15,431 $15,431 $
3866Hong Kong Baptist UniversityHong Kong15,431 $15,431 $

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