The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Region: Eastern Asia
Country/Region: China-Hong Kong
Found Year: 1991
Address: The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administration Region, China - Hong Kong SAR
Introduction

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. 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.

Academic Ranking of World Universities
201-300
Academic Ranking of World Universities
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy one. ARWU presents the world's top 1000 research universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data.
201-300
2017
201-300
2018
201-300
2019
301-400
2020
201-300
2021
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Telecommunication Engineering
18
Transportation Science & Technology
22
Energy Science & Engineering
24
Management
27
Finance
38
Nanoscience & Nanotechnology
42
Business Administration
46
Automation & Control
47
Key Statistics
10341
Total Enrollment
2845(27.5%)
International Students
8918
Undergraduate Enrollment
1668(18.7%)
International Students
1423
Graduate Enrollment
1177(82.7%)
International Students
Programs
Undergraduate Programs
BBA in Economics
BBA in Finance
BBA in General Business Management
BBA in Global Business
BBA in Information Systems
BBA in Management
BBA in Marketing
BBA in Operations Management
BBA in Professional Accounting
BBA in World Business
BEng in Aerospace Engineering
BEng in Bioengineering
BEng in Chemical and Environmental Engineering
BEng in Chemical Engineering
BEng in Civil and Environmental Engineering
BEng in Civil Engineering
BEng in Computer Engineering
BEng in Computer Science
BEng in Decision Analytics
BEng in Electronic Engineering
BEng in Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management
BEng in Mechanical Engineering
BEng in Sustainable Energy Engineering
BSc in Biochemistry and Cell Biology
BSc in Biological Science
BSc in Biotechnology
BSc in Biotechnology and Business
BSc in Chemistry
BSc in Computer Science
BSc in Data Science and Technology
BSc in Economics and Finance
BSc in Environmental Management and Technology
BSc in Environmental Science
BSc in Global China Studies: Humanities and Social Science
BSc in Integrative Systems and Design
BSc in Mathematics
BSc in Mathematics and Economics
BSc in Physics
BSc in Quantitative Finance
BSc in Quantitative Social Analysis
BSc in Risk Management and Business Intelligence
Dual Degree Program in Technology and Management
BEng in Bioengineering and BBA in General Business Management
BEng in Chemical Engineering and BBA in General Business Management
BEng in Civil and Environmental Engineering and BBA in General Business Management
BEng in Civil Engineering and BBA in General Business Management
BEng in Computer Engineering and BBA in General Business Management
BEng in Computer Science and BBA in General Business Management
BEng in Decision Analytics and BBA in General Business Management
BEng in Electronic Engineering and BBA in General Business Management
BEng in Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management and BBA in General Business Management
BEng in Mechanical Engineering and BBA in General Business Management
BSc in Biotechnology and BBA in General Business Management
Postgraduate Programs
MSc in Analytical Chemistry
MPhil / PhD in Chemistry
MSc in Biotechnology
MPhil / PhD in Life Science
MSc in Financial Mathematics
MPhil / PhD in Mathematics
MSc in Mathematics for Educators
MPhil / PhD in Nano Science and Technology
MPhil / PhD in Physics
MSc in Environmental Health and Safety
MPhil / PhD in Marine Environmental Science
MPhil / PhD in Bioengineering
MPhil / PhD in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
MSc in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
MPhil / PhD in Civil Engineering
MSc / PGD in Civil Infrastructural Engineering and Management
MSc / PGD in Environmental Engineering and Management
MSc in Big Data Technology
MPhil / PhD in Computer Science and Engineering
MSc in Information Technology
MPhil / PhD in Electronic and Computer Engineering
MSc in Electronic Engineering
MSc in IC Design Engineering
MSc in Telecommunications
MPhil / PhD in Environmental Engineering
MSc in Engineering Enterprise Management
MPhil / PhD in Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics
MPhil in Technology Leadership and Entrepreneurship
MSc in Aeronautical Engineering
MSc in Intelligent Building Technology and Management
MSc in International Air Transport Operations Management
MPhil / PhD in Mechanical Engineering
MSc in Mechanical Engineering
MSc in Global Finance
MSc in Global Management
HKUST Executive Master of Business Administration (HKUST EMBA)
HKUST‐SKOLKOVO Executive Master of Business Administration for Eurasia (HS EMBA)
MSc in International Management
Kellogg‐HKUST Executive Master of Business Administration (KH EMBA)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Part‐time MBA (Bi‐weekly)
Part‐time MBA in Saudi Arabia
MPhil / PhD in Accounting
MSc in Accounting
MPhil / PhD in Economics
MSc in Economics
MPhil / PhD in Finance
MSc in Financial Analysis
MSc in Investment Management
MSc in Business Analytics
MSc in Global Operations
MPhil / PhD in Information Systems
MSc in Information Systems Management
MPhil / PhD in Operations Management
MPhil / PhD in Marketing
MPhil / PhD in Management
MSc in Global China Studies
MA in International Language Education
MA in Chinese Culture
MPhil / PhD in Humanities
MPhil / PhD in Social Science
MA / PGD in Social Science
MPhil / PhD in Atmospheric Environmental Science
MSc / PGD in Environmental Science and Management
MPhil / PhD in Environmental Science, Policy and Management
MPhil / PhD in Public Policy
MPP in Public Policy