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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: The amount of courses at master's level for exchange students is limited. Even if you study at master's level at KTH, you may need to choose courses at bachelor's level at HKUST. An application and visa fee is required at all universities in Hong Kong. Exchange students must purchage HKUST's travel insurance, more info under terms and conditions .

Exchange opportunities

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

Programme specific information

If your programme or school is not listed below, contact the international coordinator at your school.