HKUST is ranked No.1 in Hong Kong (globally 28th) in Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019 by Subject: Computer Science.
Major Programs

As the leading engineering school in Hong Kong, the School of Engineering at HKUST offers a wide spectrum of engineering programs, including:

Major Programs
  • BEng in Aerospace Engineering
  • BEng in Bioengineering
  • BEng in Chemical Engineering
  • BEng in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (Phasing out)
  • BEng in Chemical and Environmental Engineering
  • BEng in Civil Engineering
  • BEng in Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • BEng in Computer Engineering
  • BEng in Computer Science
  • BEng in Decision Analytics
  • BEng in Electronic Engineering
  • BEng in Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management
  • BEng in Logistics Management and Engineering (Phasing out)
  • BEng in Mechanical Engineering
  • BEng in Sustainable Energy Engineering
  • BSc in Computer Science
  • BSc in Data Science and Technology
  • BSc in Integrative Systems and Design

Besides, engineering students may also select any one of the interdisciplinary majors after one year of study at the School.

  • Dual Degree Program (BEng and BBA) in Technology and Management
  • Dual Degree Program (BSc and BBA) in Biotechnology and Management
  • BSc in Environmental Management and Technology
  • BSc in Individualized Interdisciplinary Major
  • BSc in Risk Management and Business Intelligence
International Professional Recognition

Engineering programs offered by HKUST are accredited by the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers. Through the Washington Accord, HKUST engineering degrees and those awarded by universities in Australia, Canada, Ireland, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa, Turkey, the United Kingdom and the United States are mutually recognized. Programs related to Computing and Information and Communication Technology are recognized under the Seoul Accord, which signatories include Australia, Canada, Chinese Taipei, Japan, Korea, the United Kingdom and the United States. Graduates with an HKUST BEng degree are guaranteed professional status by the engineering profession in these countries, opening up an international spectrum of jobs and career prospects.