About Us


Message from the Associate Deans

With the collective effort of many people, we can achieve great things.

We are passionate about advancing knowledge, unlocking students' potential, and doing good. If you share our conviction, this is the place where you'll feel energized, intellectually challenged, and a sense of achievement and pride.

Here you'll meet many hard working people from different cultures and with diverse talents. Our flexible curriculum allows you to customize a program of study to find yourself and follow your passion. Come join us in an exciting journey – you will have the time of your life!

Prof. Emily Nason, Associate Dean (Undergraduate Student Affairs)
Prof. Anirban Mukhopadhyay, Associate Dean (Undergraduate Studies)

Figures at a glance

6 Departments
17 Undergraduate Programs*
40+ Combinations of single or multiple business majors
* Including 11 business programs, 5 joint school/ interdisciplinary programs and a joint university program.

Student Profile*

3,400 Undergraduate of 40+ nationalities

International network

130+ Exchange partners at Undergraduate Programs

ALUMNI profile*

27,000 Alumni representing 90+ different nationalities

Faculty Profile*

  • Others
  • Hong Kong
  • USA
  • Europe
  • PRC
  • India
  • Canada
140+ Faculty of over 20 nationalities


Young University Ranking World’s No. 1 by Times Higher Education (2018)
Kellogg-HKUST Executive MBA Program World’s No. 1 (2007, 2009-2013, 2016-18) by the Financial Times

World's No. 1 (2017) Joint EMBA Program by QS
Full-time MBA Program Hong Kong’s No. 1 (2010-2019) by the Financial Times
Research Asia’s No.1 (since 2005) by University of Texas at Dallas.

The highest percentage of four-star and three-star academic articles in Research Assessment Exercise (2014) by the University Grants Committee in Hong Kong