HKUST and Infiniti Motor Company Limited entered into a cooperation agreement yesterday, centering on the new Infiniti Performance Engineering Academy. HKUST is the sole university in Hong Kong to join this global talent search initiative, which offers top engineering students the opportunity to gain experience with Infiniti Red Bull Racing.
Chair Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Prof Charles W W Ng and his former PhD student Dr S Y Peng, together with two collaborators from Tianjin University, were named the 2013 recipients of the Prix R. M. Quigley Award by the National Research Council Canada (NRC).
The just released prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings of Top 100 Universities for Engineering and Technology 2013-14 ranked HKUST first in Greater China and 21st globally.
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), in collaboration with Sun Yat-Sen University, has established the "Partner State Key Laboratory on Advanced Displays and Optoelectronics Technologies (PSKL)", following approval from the Ministry of Science and Technology of the Central Government.
According to the just released (2013) QS World University Rankings by Faculty – Engineering and Technology, HKUST has continued to shine and was ranked No. 19, its highest ever position in this league table since 2010. HKUST made a remarkable leap of 8 places from No. 27 in last year and is again No. 1 in Hong Kong.