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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
  • Sci & Tech Commercialization
  • Anthropology
  • Classical Civilization
  • Humanities
  • Sci/Tech/Engineering/Math Educ
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Economics
  • International Business
  • Science, Technology, & Society
  • Architecture
  • Electrical & Computer Engr
  • 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 28, 2019 to May 29, 2019
  • Priority Deadline: March 1, 2018
  • Final Deadline: October 1, 2018
- Summer Whole
  • June 14, 2018 to August 14, 2018
  • Final Deadline: February 1, 2018
- Fall
  • August 30, 2018 to December 20, 2018
  • Final Deadline: March 1, 2018

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 Dates:

- Spring
  • February 5, 2018 to April 2, 2018

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.

Faculty

UT Engineering Prof.Thomas Connolly teaches a required online course for engineering exchange students: ES 177, Cultural Analysis for Global Professionals. It carries the Global Cultures Flag. Prior to his academic career, he worked with NASA and the B2 Stealth Bomber. He loves teaching this course. He also teaches Dynamics abroad.

Language(s) of Instruction

English

Eligibility

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 for six credits. Students are responsible for airfare, passport/VISA, housing, transportation and other meal costs as well as required insurance coverage at UT and HKUST. UT financial aid/UT scholarships apply.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • January 29, 2018 to May 29, 2018
  • Final Deadline: October 1, 2017
- Summer Whole
  • June 14, 2018 to August 14, 2018
  • Final Deadline: February 15, 2018
- Fall
  • September 3, 2018 to December 20, 2018
  • Final Deadline: March 1, 2018

Application Code

140011

Additional Resources

Program Website
Exchange Partner Information
Scholarships
Frequently Asked Questions
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