Innovators, change-leaders and trailblazers

Our institution is a springboard for you to develop your mindset and the skills to tackle tomorrow's challenges

International mindset, diverse community

Be part of a vibrant, cosmopolitan and talented student body, uncover new perspectives, and unleash your potential

Nurturing visionary upstarts with a rigorous curriculum

Experience a truly global education at a forward-thinking institution that has rapidly risen to international prominence

Why HKUST MBA?

With HKUST's rigorous MBA curriculum and world-class faculty, you’ll be fully prepared for the constantly evolving landscape of today’s business world. As an internationally minded research university engaging with topics ranging from environmental change to artificial intelligence, at HKUST you’ll be equipped with an innovative mindset and an entrepreneurial spirit. We will encourage you to be creative, open to change, and confident in taking risks. 

HKUST's MBA program aim to address the future of living, work and people, providing you with the knowledge and skills necessary to anticipate and shape the future of business. Become a change leader, make a lasting difference.

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I wanted the opportunity to deepen my business knowledge and explore Asia. HKUST's Asian-focused community and specializations in sustainability and technology attracted me.

Elisa Aurich
Elisa Aurich
Full-time MBA Student
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It's crucial for people in banking to be able to speak both the language of business and technology. Studying for an MBA will help bridge the gap between these two worlds.

Orathai Singhaudomchai
Orathai Singhaudomchai
Digital MBA Student
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The program's reputation was a big positive, and I chose part-time study to gain useful connections and coveted skills while continuing on my career path.

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Scarlett Rong
Part-time MBA (Weekly) Student
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Successful future leaders will need to position themselves to make an impact, understand technological and societal changes, and develop the 'soft' skills to connect across boundaries.

Prof. Stephen Shih
Prof. Stephen Shih
Associate Dean of the HKUST MBA

discover your potential with our global experts and world-class academics

# Managerial Communication
Prof. Caroline Wang
Former Chief Marketing Officer & Chief Information Officer, IBM
MSc, Harvard University
# Applied M&A For Corporates
# Applied Strategic Thinking
# Management Consulting
# Enhancing Professional Skills
Prof. Chris Doran
MBA, INSEAD
# Enhancing Professional Skills
# Investment and Finance in China and Asia
# Venture Capital and Private Equity
Prof. Laurence C Franklin
MBA, JD, Stanford University
CPA
# Enhancing Professional Skills
# Management of Organizations
Prof. Stephen Nason
PhD, University of Southern California
# Operations Management
Prof. Xuan Wang
Ph.D., New York University
# Marketing Strategy and Policy
Prof. Jiewen Hong
PhD, Northwestern University
# Understanding Consumers
Prof. Jaideep Sengupta
PhD, University of California, Los Angeles
# Managerial Microeconomics
Prof. XinYu Hua
PhD, Northwestern University
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Designed by world-class faculty, our cutting-edge MBA program is here to equip you with the latest business trends, in-demand know-how and the art of innovative leadership. Prepare to push the envelope in a dynamic learning environment where you’ll learn how to collaborate, innovate and expand yourself both professionally and personally.

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The vibrant community of learners and innovators we cultivate is a catalyst for growth and boundless possibilities. With a variety of networking events, global programs, corporate partnerships and student-leadership opportunities, you’ll be able to learn from peers and experts from diverse backgrounds. You’ll also have the chance to develop the connections and experience that will help you innovate and lead change in the future.

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Designed by world-class faculty, our cutting-edge MBA program is here to equip you with the latest business trends, in-demand know-how and the art of innovative leadership. Prepare to push the envelope in a dynamic learning environment where you’ll learn how to collaborate, innovate and expand yourself both professionally and personally.

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The vibrant community of learners and innovators we cultivate is a catalyst for growth and boundless possibilities. With a variety of networking events, global programs, corporate partnerships and student-leadership opportunities, you’ll be able to learn from peers and experts from diverse backgrounds. You’ll also have the chance to develop the connections and experience that will help you innovate and lead change in the future.

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MBA Pulse

What We Do and Who We Are

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Going Full Circle: Discover Mark’s HKUST MBA Journey

After transitioning internally to Head of Cross-Border Payment at Shopee, Mark Zuo pursued a Bi-Weekly MBA to gain diverse business

Mark Zuo
Part-time (Bi-Weekly) MBA, Intake 2023
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Beginning Your MBA Application Story with an Opportunity-Ready CV

Your curriculum vitae (CV) serves as the first impression, highlighting your expertise, qualifications, and motivation to pursue an MBA. Follow

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Acknowledging Accomplishments and Embracing Growth: Our Full-time MBA Program's Global Recognition

We are delighted to share the global recognition received by our Full-time MBA program. The HKUST MBA program has been

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ONE MBA COMMUNITY

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Full-Time
MBA Program

Fully immerse yourself in learning. Complete the program in as short as a year and focus on making your next career move.

Duration and Tuition
12 or 16 months, HKD600,000

Admission Requirements
2 years full-time working experience

Typical Work Experience
3-10 years

Part-Time
MBA Program
Weekly

A program for students who want to come to campus on Saturdays for core courses, with weekday electives.

Duration and Tuition
18 or 24 months, HKD490,000

Admission Requirements
3 years full-time working experience

Typical Work Experience
5-15 years

Part-Time
MBA Program
Bi-Weekly

Accelerate your career in an international setting while working in Shenzhen or pursuing personal goals with alternate weekend classes.

Duration and Tuition
18 or 24 months, HKD490,000

Admission Requirements
3 years full-time working experience

Typical Work Experience
5-15 years

Digital MBA
for Global Leaders

The first leading Asian digital MBA, this course offers our most flexible scheduling, an engaging digital format, and can be accessed globally.

Duration and Tuition
24 months, HKD490,000

Admission Requirements
5 years full-time working experience

Typical Work Experience
8-20 years

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ONE MBA COMMUNITY

Full-Time
MBA Program

Fully immerse yourself in learning. Complete the program in as short as a year and focus on making your next career move.

Duration and Tuition
12 or 16 months, HKD600,000

Admission Requirements
2 years full-time working experience

Typical Work Experience
3-10 years

Part-Time
MBA Program
Weekly

A program for students who want to come to campus on Saturdays for core courses, with weekday electives.

Duration and Tuition
18 or 24 months, HKD490,000

Admission Requirements
3 years full-time working experience

Typical Work Experience
5-15 years

Part-Time
MBA Program
Bi-Weekly

Accelerate your career in an international setting while working in Shenzhen or pursuing personal goals with alternate weekend classes.

Duration and Tuition
18 or 24 months, HKD490,000

Admission Requirements
3 years full-time working experience

Typical Work Experience
5-15 years

Digital MBA
for Global Leaders

The first leading Asian digital MBA, this course offers our most flexible scheduling, an engaging digital format, and can be accessed globally.

Duration and Tuition
24 months, HKD490,000

Admission Requirements
5 years full-time working experience

Typical Work Experience
8-20 years

be part of the action

Don’t miss out on our latest admissions events – meet our alumni and teachers as well as experiencing a taste of MBA life

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# In-person Coffee Chat
Coffee Chat with an MBA Advisor (Kuala Lumpur) on 5 Mar 2024
Full-time MBA
DiMBA (Online)
The Alchemy restaurant at JW Marriott Kuala Lumpur
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# Campus Visit # In-person Coffee Chat
HKUST MBA Campus Visit and Coffee Chat in Mar 2024
Full-time MBA
Part-time MBA (Weekly Mode)
Part-time MBA (Bi-weekly Mode)
DiMBA (Online)
Lee Shau Kee Business Building, HKUST Clear Water Bay Campus
HKUST
MAR
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# Virtual Consultation # Information Session
MBA Virtual Chat - Mar 13 & 27 (Wednesdays)
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Part-time MBA (Weekly Mode)
Part-time MBA (Bi-weekly Mode)
DiMBA (Online)
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