An institution where research excellence is a reality, and “Dare to Dream” is our invitation.
Unified HKUST, Complementary Campuses
We support the pursuit of academic investigation in any disciplines and the exploration of expertise across disciplines through integration of Campuses of HKUST and HKUST(GZ).
To understand more about the unique features of the programs of HKUST and HKUST(GZ), please visit “Unified HKUST, Complementary Campuses”.
Complementary Academic Structure
It allows establishment of new intellectual domains to address the broader scope of research and educational endeavors.
HKUST and HKUST(GZ)
Founded in 1991 and located at Clear Water Bay, Hong Kong, the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) has been at the forefront of advancing learning and knowledge through teaching and research, linked with the development of the wider society. It is wholly committed to its mission of social and economic development of Hong Kong through nurturing talents.
Officially opened in September 2022 and located in Nansha, Guangzhou, the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Guangzhou), is well poised to expand HKUST’s vision in education, innovation and knowledge transfer to the Greater Bay Area and beyond. While the two universities are separate legal and financial entities, HKUST(GZ) shares the same vision, mission and values with HKUST, which transcend the far-reaching.
What Program are You Looking for?
Upholding our excellence in scholarship and research, we intend to stay globally focused and diversely grounded, and extend our welcome to the brightest minds like you.
Research outputs, Impact cases & Environment statements
rated “Internationally excellent” or “World leading”
Research Assessment Exercise 2020, University Grants Committee
World's Top Young University
Top Asian University
Global University Employability
World's Top University
Do join us and get inspired by our outstanding faculty who are distinguished scholars, dedicated teachers and passionate life explorers.
with PhD Degrees
Our priority is not only to provide the best education and research opportunities, but also the means for that to be achieved. Financial concerns should not be a hurdle for you to pursue your dreams.
Our students are coming from diverse backgrounds and cultures, who share one thing in common – studying at HKUST is an enjoyable and valuable experience!
PhD Graduate in Management
from the Mainland of China
PhD Student in Robotics and Autonomous Systems under Guangzhou Pilot Scheme
MSc Graduate in Information Technology
from the Mainland of China
PhD Student in Individualized Interdisciplinary Program under Guangzhou Pilot Scheme
MPhil Graduate in Electronic and Computer Engineering
MSc Graduate in IC Design Engineering
PhD Student in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (Energy Technology Concentration) under Guangzhou Pilot Scheme
MPhil Graduate in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
6600 + Postgraduate Students
75% + Non-Local Students