HKUST is ranked No.1 in Hong Kong and 17th in the world in Engineering and Technology. (QS World University Rankings in Engineering & Technology 2018)
Degree Programs for Postgraduate Studies
Research Postgraduate Programs
Degree offered
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBME)
Civil Engineering (CIVL)
Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)
Electronic and Computer Engineering (ECE)
Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics (IEDA)
Mechanical Engineering (MECH)
Inter-Disciplinary Research Programs
Degree offered
Bioengineering (BIEN)

Environmental Engineering (EVNG)

Nanotechnology (NANO)
Energy Technology (ENEG)
Scientific Computation (SC)
Technology Leadership and Entrepreneurship (TLE) MPhil
*PhD students admitted in 2013/14 and onwards are required to fulfill the School Requirements, in addition to all the requirements stipulated in their programs.
Master of Science (MSc) Programs Offered by Departments
Degree offered
Chemical and Biological Engineering Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBME)
Civil and Environmental Engineering Civil Infrastructural Engineering and Management (CIEM) GradDip
Computer Science and Engineering Information Technology (IT)
Electronic and Computer Engineering Electronic Engineering (ELEG)
IC Design Engineering (ICDE)
Telecommunications (Telecom)
Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics
Engineering Enterprise Management (EEM)
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Aeronautical Engineering (AE)^
Intelligent Building Technology and Management (IBTM)
International Air Transport Operations Management (IATOM)^
Mechanical Engineering (MECH)
 ^ jointly offered with Ecole Nationale de l'Aviation Civile (ENAC) in France
Inter-disciplinary Master of Science (MSc) Programs
Degree offered
Big Data Technology (BDT) MSc
Environmental Engineering and Management (EVEM)
Financial Technology (FinTech) MSc