|Homepage:||Click to visit|
|Restrictions:||BC applicants only|
|Program Type:||BC Program||On-Site Staff:||Exchange Coordinator|
|GPA Requirement:||3.0||Academic Term Availability:||Academic Year, Fall, Spring|
|Accommodation:||Student Residence||Language of Instruction:||English|
|Deadline:||Regular Deadline Program|
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) opened in October 1991 and is considered one of the top Asian institutions for science, technology, and business. The university occupies an impressive 60 hectar site on the Northern end of Clear Water Bay Peninsula in Kowloon. There are approximately 9,000 students within the four schools of the university: science, engineering, business and management, and humanities and social sciences.
The HKUST School of Business and Management's mission is to train future managers and business leaders to participate actively in Hong Kong's transition from a labor-intensive to a technology-based and service-oriented economy. The school boasts a faculty of about 130 scholars drawn from the world's leading business schools.
Program Information Sheet 2017-18
Ms. Wendy Cheung
Ms Olive Tsang
Academics & Support
For course selection information, please refer here.
Students participate in various orientation activities upon arrival in Hong Kong. The International Students Services helps students to settle in and to learn about the campus and different aspects of life in Hong Kong. Academic advising is also available from a coordinator at the School of Business & Management.
- Fall Term: Starts in late August and ends in late December.
- Spring Term: Starts in late January and ends in late May.
For more information on finances and scholarships, visit OIP’s website.
A meal plan is not provided with your accommodations, but you may use the University dining facilities on a pay-as-you-go basis. There are many dining options on campus.
Please click on the Apply Now button on this page to submit an online application to OIP. For detailed information on the application process visit the OIP website.
Please note that places on this program are limited and there is no waiting list. Due to the high volume of applications, candidates who are selected typically have a GPA higher than the minimum GPA listed on the program page. Students are encouraged to research a second program as a back-up option. Students interested in applying for this program are strongly encouraged to meet with the appropriate advisor to go over any questions.Disabilities
Students with disabilities are encouraged to speak with their OIP Advisors about any concerns or questions they may have about studying abroad.