The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology: Ranking & Review

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Hong Kong Rank Hong Kong Rank World Rank
3 3 292
Top 2%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment12,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$6,250$8,750
International students$18,750$8,750

General info

Alternative namesHKUST
AccreditationEducation Bureau, Hong Kong SAR
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU)
Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
Association of East Asian Research Universities (AEARU)
International Association of Universities (IAU)
Academic structureSchool of Science
School of Engineering
School of Business and Management
School of Humanities and Social Science
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff1,250
Student/staff ratio10
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressClear Water Bay, Kowloon
Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Urbanization levelUrban
City population5,000,000+
Phone+852 2623 1118
Fax+852 2358 0537

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