The University welcomes applicants for undergraduate and postgraduate studies from around the world. We have today a reputation of high academic standards which has been built on the outstanding teaching and research in the fields of science, engineering, business and management, humanities and social science.

For more on admissions and financial aid, check out the links below.


HKUST offers full-time undergraduate study organized under the 4 Schools and cross-discipline degree programs from the Interdisciplinary Programs Office.


HKUST has become well known internationally for its top quality taught and research postgraduate programs. Postgraduate education of the University aims at providing a well-rounded education that enhances the development of their creativity, critical thinking, global outlook and cultural awareness.


Visiting Students
Visiting Students

Students from institutions outside Hong Kong may study at HKUST on a short-term basis as visiting students.

Student Exchange
Student Exchange

Student exchange program at HKUST is one of the most comprehensive in Asia. The experience enables students to immerse themselves into another culture while broadening their views, creating an added element to their studies.

Scholarship, Financial Aid and Insurance

A one-stop shop for all matters related to scholarship, financial and insurance need. You may explore various scholarship opportunities, financial assistance, tuition fee deferment, exchange sponsorship and student insurance plans at HKUST.

Summer Programs

Each summer, we prepare a selection of unique and university-level introductory courses for senior secondary school students who seek for an exciting personal and academic enrichment in the summer. Have an enjoyable summer of university life on a world-class campus.