After Getting an Offer

Accepting an Offer

Congratulations on receiving your offer!  Accept the offer now and get prepared for your study journey at HKUST!

Step 1


Accept the Admission Offer Online

Confirm the offer and pay the deposit to confirm your acceptance.

Tip: Offers are only considered accepted when both online acceptance and deposit payment are completed.

Step 2

Submit Student Visa Application (for Non-Local Students)

Apply for the Student Visa/ Entry Permit prior to program commencement.  Most of the non-local students are required to obtain a student visa/ entry permit before coming to Hong Kong for study. Learn more

Tip: Visa extension is not applicable for current HKUST final year students seeking admission to a new study program at HKUST.

Step 3

Submit Documents to Verify Your Qualification

Arrange for the official transcripts and other necessary documentation to be sent directly by the issuing authorities by the deadline stipulated in the offer letter.  Learn more

Step 4

Register at HKUST

Check out the invitation for registration and register at HKUST according to the instructions. Students are expected to register at HKUST in mid-August for Fall entry or mid-January for Spring entry.