Explore HKUST

Founded in 1991, the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) is a young, dynamic and internationally renowned research university. As an innovator in research and teaching, HKUST is the only research-intensive university in Hong Kong with a focus on science and technology. It is also the only institution in Hong Kong that has had an all-PhD faculty from its inception. Its groundbreaking work in science, engineering, business, and humanities and social science has been successfully pushing back the boundaries of the information age.

HKUST at a Glance
Established 1991
No. of Postgraduate Students 4,800+ from 60+ countries
No. of Faculty 650+ from 30+ nationalities
Schools/ Programs Office
offering PhD Programs
Research Institutes 13
Research Centers More than 50
Data as of June 2017



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