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HONG KONG UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

 

HKUST ranks as the #2 best university in Asia and #35 worldwide. This exchange is open to McCombs School of Business and Cockrell School of Engineering undergraduate and graduate students. Since all courses are taught in English and the curriculum and calendar match UT's very well, completing degree requirements in a timely manner is easy. The university has about 6,000 undergraduates including several hundred top exchange students from all over the world. The campus setting offers panoramic vistas of the ocean and the mountains as well as very modern facilities for classrooms, laboratories, dormitories and libraries. Great outdoor/indoor swimming pools and sports facilities are available. It is located within 30 minutes from Hong Kong's metropolitan and culturally-rich downtown. Hong Kong is an economic powerhouse and premier tourist destination in Asia with its unique fusion of Eastern and Western cultures, steel sky-scrapers, cultural festivals, and incense- filled temples.

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Area(s) of Study

  • Accounting
  • Chinese
  • Geography
  • Radio-Television-Film
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Government
  • Science And Technology Commerc
  • Anthropology
  • Classical Civilization
  • Humanities
  • Science, Technology, And Socie
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Economics
  • International Business
  • Science, Technology, Engineeri
  • Architecture
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Management
  • Social Science
  • Asian Studies
  • Engineering Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Sociology
  • Biology
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Marketing
  • Statistics
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Engineering Studies
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Telugu
  • Business Administration
  • Finance
  • Music
  • Urban Studies
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Foreign Language Education
  • Operations Management
  • Women's And Gender Studies

3 Programs Available for HONG KONG UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Sponsored by McCombs School of Business

Academic Information

All HKUST courses are taught in English. It offers a wide range of business courses. In the areas of finance, statistics, human resources, negotiation, MIS, HKUST has more undergrad courses than UT. Mandarin and Cantonese languages are offered for a fee. See summer exchange first "Brochure" link.

Language(s) of Instruction

English, Mandarin, and Cantonese

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

University on-campus housing is available on a first-come, first- serve and are assigned to double-occupancy rooms. Students may apply after acceptance as an exchange/study abroad student. View link to research further.

Open To

McCombs School of Business - Undergraduate

Program Cost

Students pay a $75 application fee, $500 Exchange Admin fee, and regular UT tuition for their semester exchange. Students are responsible for airfare, passport/VISA, housing, transportation, and costs of living. Participants pay required emergency health insurance coverage at $19 per week. Financial aid and scholarships can be used.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • January 29, 2020 to May 30, 2020
  • Priority Deadline: March 1, 2019
  • Final Deadline: October 1, 2019
- Summer Whole
  • June 16, 2019 to August 11, 2019
  • Final Deadline: February 1, 2019
- Fall
  • August 30, 2019 to December 20, 2019
  • Final Deadline: March 1, 2019

Application Code

150005

Additional Resources

Program Website
Brochure
Brochure
Program Dates
Scholarships
Peer Evaluations

Next Step

Learn more by attending a BBA International Programs general information Students must attend an information session prior to meeting BBA Inter Programs Coordinator for an advising appointment.


Sponsored by McCombs School of Business

Language(s) of Instruction

English

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Open To

McCombs School of Business - Graduate

Program Cost

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • January 28, 2019 to March 30, 2019

Application Code

160035

Additional Resources

Next Step

Please meet with the MBA Exchange Coordinator for more information.


Sponsored by Cockrell School of Engineering

Academic Information

All HKUST courses are taught in English. For the semester exchange, only one of your courses can be from outside of engineering but in the summer, students are free to take as many non engineering courses as they wish. The summer program offers a Laboratory Internship for credit. Mandarin and Cantonese languages are offered for a small fee.

Language(s) of Instruction

English

Eligibility

  • Meeting minimum requirements does not guarantee acceptance
  • Junior status by time of arrival abroad is preferred for semester
  • Sophomores may be considered depending on qualifications
  • except for summer when all student class levels can apply.
  • Summer program open to first year students or a Lab Internship.

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - Yes

Housing

On-campus housing is available on a first-come, first- served basis. Students are assigned to double-occupancy rooms. Under "additional resources", click on Video to see campus aerial view.

Open To

Cockrell School of Engineering

Program Cost

Students pay a $75 application fee, $500 exchange fee and regular UT tuition and fees. The summer budget estimates tuition for six credits. If students take 9 credits in summer, add approx another 600 dollars. UT financial aid/UT scholarships apply.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • January 27, 2020 to May 28, 2020
  • Priority Deadline: April 1, 2019
  • Final Deadline: October 1, 2019
- Summer Whole
  • June 17, 2019 to August 10, 2019
  • Final Deadline: February 15, 2019
- Fall
  • September 2, 2019 to December 19, 2019
  • Final Deadline: March 1, 2019

Application Code

140011

Additional Resources

Program Website
Exchange Partner Information
Scholarships
Brochure
Video
Visa Information

Next Step

Contact Engineering Study Abroad at EER 2.608 or email helena@austin.utexas.edu with your name, UTEID and the semester authorized to apply on line.

Program information above is subject to change