Admission Routes

HKUST brings together a diverse group of undergraduates from a variety of academic, cultural and social backgrounds by recruiting students from around the world.

Each year, the Business School admits students to its BBA/BSc programs through four channels.

Joint University Program Admission Systems (JUPAS)
For Hong Kong Secondary School students making applications based on their Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) results.

International Qualifications
For applicants with international qualifications (e.g. IBDP, GCEAL, SAT/AP, etc.).

Mainland Joint Entrance Examination (JEE / Gaokao)
For applicants who have taken the Joint Entrance Examination for Universities in People’s Republic of China (JEE / Gaokao).

Post Secondary
For applicants with post-secondary education background, including (i) graduates of or current students completing an associate degree or a higher diploma program at Hong Kong institutions and (ii) transfer students from local or overseas degree programs.