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China: Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) is a public research university located in Clear Water Bay peninsula, Hong Kong. HKUST ranks among top 50 universities in the world. More than 11,000 students study in the university, of which around 4,000 students are international. HKUST is among KTH´s six strategic partner universities in the world, and have collaborations at various levels with KTH.

University in brief

Language of instruction: English
Academic calendar: September - December, February - May
Credit system: 15 units is equivalent to 30 ECTS credits
Note: Bachelor level is four year long. Exchange students may take courses in Business on Bachelor level, not on Master level. Insurance through KTH will give a waiver from the the otherwise compulsory one HKUST asks for.

Exchange opportunities

Number of spots: for the coming academic year these will be announced later depending on the current situation.
Grade requirements: none

Exchange reports