A vibrant learning environment with particular emphasis on grit and creativity
A dynamic curriculum reflecting the latest technological advancements and scientific developments
Eminent professors with high international recognition for scientific contributions
Strong academic units: Chemistry, Life Science, Mathematics, Physics and Ocean Science
International research opportunities for elite students: International Research Enrichment (IRE)
Emphasis on well-rounded personal development with tailor-made enrichment opportunities for Science students: Mentorship, Internship, Exchange, Research Opportunities and Social Services, etc.
Research discoveries in neuroscience, polymer chemistry, aggregation-induced emission (AIE), light-emitting materials, nanotechnology, acoustic/ elastic metamaterials, protein structure and function, molecular basis of brain diseases and genome-mining based bioactive compound discovery, etc.
Exploration into contemporary research areas in science: Particle Theory and Cosmology, Super-resolution Imaging in Biophysics, Computational Science, Representation Theory, Cyro-EM, Ocean Science, Data Science, etc.
Strong research ambience where students acquire the most up-to-date knowledge and advanced research techniques, paving way for aspiring scientists to pursue their postgraduate studies and research careers
- √ Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) – a signature program that offers students early research exposure on a variety of research projects
- √ Supervision and advice from distinguished scholars at the frontier of various disciplines in science
- √ World-Class research venues and units well-equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and modern technologies
Through my study at HKUST, I’ve seen a much bigger world, and grown to be a much richer person intellectually and psychologically. In academic, I joined IRE and learned to be scientifically mature...Zhien WANG, AbigailClass of 2020, BSc in Chemistry (IRE)