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Center for Global & Community Engagement
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Center for Global & Community Engagement
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Our Mission
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To nurture socially aware engineering talents and future leaders with a global vision
Center for Global & Community Engagement
Center for Global & Community Engagement
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology is an institution determined in its pursuit of both academic excellence and its students’ all-round development. To echo this vision, the Center for Global & Community Engagement (GCE) has been established to generate numerous enrichment opportunities, aiming to inspire our students to achieve personal growth and harness their engineering knowledge and skills to address challenges faced by our community.
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News / Stories
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When our students amplify the impact of engineering using their courage and creativity
HKUST Robotics Team won the championship on the second day of the HKSTP Human-Robot Basketball Competition held in Hong Kong Science Park.
HKUST Robotics Team Crowned Champion and First Runner-Up in HKSTP Human-Robot Basketball Competition
The HKUST Wu Zhi Qiao Leadership Team: (from left to right) Wan Hiu-Kin (BEng in Mechanical Engineering, Class of 2020), Lam Yuk-Chak (BBA in Global Business and Operations Management, Class of 2022), Yip Yui-Ho (Dual Degree Program in Technology and Management, Class of 2021), and Zhan Yichun (BSc in Global China Studies, Class of 2021)
HKUST Wu Zhi Qiao Team Awarded Gold Award for Volunteer Service
(Back row, from right) Prof. Tim Woo, Director of the Center for Global & Community Engagement, and Associate Professor of Engineering Education; and Dr. Crystal Fok, Chairperson of Robocon 2020 Hong Kong Contest Organizing Committee, and Director of AIR Platform and Precision Engineering, Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation, together with the leaders (front row, from right) Yiu Cheuk-Tung and Lam Cheuk-Hei as well as members of the HKUST Robocon Team
HKUST Won First Runner-Up in ABU Robocon Festival and 10th Championship in Robocon HK Contest
FutureNow hired three interns – all from HKUST.
Students Gain STEM Internship Experience in Tech SMEs and Start-ups
(From left) Alumni CHAU Wing-In, Stephen LUI Ka-Fai and Alan SHAM Ka-Yi have adapted to their new ways of life in Tokyo, Munich and San Francisco respectively.
Three HKUST Computer Science & Engineering Alumni Forge Careers Overseas
HKUST Researchers Develop a Smart Fever Screening System Offering a More Efficient Solution to Safeguard Public Health
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Outstanding Competition Results
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HKUST Robotics Team Named Champion in Hong Kong Regional of MATE International ROV Competition
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Community Engagement
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Creatively utilize your engineering know-how to make a difference in society and our world
We organize various workshops, host exhibitions and develop projects for our students from all grades as well as the general public.
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Student Groups
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Unleash your potential and try your hand at tackling real-world challenges together with your peers
HKUST students from all schools and disciplines are also welcome to join our various student groups to discover their talents. Not only are we actively working with different institutions to create diverse learning opportunities via launching different events, we also promote their activities among our students who are constantly eager to explore.
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Global Engagement
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Meet fellow engineering enthusiasts in exciting international contests to bring out the best in you
ABU Robocon Contest
ABU Robocon Contest
Since 2002, ABU Robocon has been a premier stage for students in the region to display their ingenuity and skills in robotics and build lasting friendships that go beyond the competition.
MATE International ROV Competition
MATE International ROV Competition
The MATE International ROV Competition has been organized by the Marine Advanced Technology Education (MATE) Centre, in association with the Marine Technology Society’s ROV Committee, since 2002 to engage students in STEM and introduce them to science and technology careers.
NXP Cup National University Students Intelligent Car Race
NXP Cup National University Students Intelligent Car Race
The competition aims to encourage students to apply circuit design, mechanics knowledge, embedded software programming, and control theories in smart model car racing.
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Enrichment Grant
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Extra support from us to maximize your involvement in eye-opening activities
Enrichment Grant
Enrichment Grant
Besides providing ample opportunities and information to our students, GCE subsidizes interested students to join local and international project competitions, conferences or professional events through the Student Enrichment Grant Scheme. GCE also encourages students to brainstorm engineering solutions to answer social needs in and outside Hong Kong.