Admission and English Proficiency Requirements
Applicants must possess a bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics or a related field from a recognized university or tertiary institution. Applicants with a bachelor's degree in other disciplines must have relevant working experience in IT and Mathematics related fields.
The nominal program fee for 2020 Fall intake full-time study is HK$210,000 (paid in 2 instalments) and part-time study is HK$150,000 (paid in 4 installments) respectively.
Students are required to complete a total of 30 credits of coursework, including 12 credits of core courses and 18 credits of elective courses. Subject to approval, students may take a maximum of 6 credits of courses from the Master of Science in Information Technology. All the courses are normally held on weekday evenings as well as Saturday mornings or afternoons at HKUST campus. For details, please refer to the Postgraduate Program Catalog and Course Catalog.
This program is a gateway for students to learn from our professors with diverse knowledge and research experience in the field gained from the top engineering institutions from around the world.
All applications are considered on a competitive and rolling basis. Early online application is strongly recommended. For admission details and procedures, please refer to Office of Postgraduate Studies.
|Application Deadline||Round 1||Round 2|
|Full-Time & Part-Time Applications for Fall 2020 Intake||1 January 2020||1 March 2020|