Ready to start reshaping your future with the HKUST MBA? Apply online today.
Ready to start reshaping your future with the HKUST MBA? Apply online today.

As a start, you only need to fill out four sections and upload your C.V. for initial shortlisting.

  • Personal Particulars
  • Academic Qualifications
  • Work Experience & References
  • Test Information

*If your test score is not yet available, you can indicate the test date on the form and submit the application.

online reference forms

You can submit your application even if your referees have not yet submitted their online reference forms. However, you are advised to notify your referees in advance and provide enough lead time for reference completion. Your referees must complete the reference forms online.

A Sample Application form  (Full-time / Part-time Weekly / Part-time Bi-weekly) in PDF format and a Sample Reference Form in PDF format are available to assist you.

Application Fee

Applicants are required to pay a non-refundable application fee of HK$1,000 (approximately US$128) by credit card via the online application form.


Only candidates shortlisted for an admissions interview are required to provide the additional information listed below.


  • Four short essays 
  • List of skills and professional qualifications
  • Application for scholarship/awards and other schemes
  • Supporting documents (see below for details)


Supporting documents:
  • Academic transcripts
  • Graduation certificate (if applicable)
  • GMAT/GRE report (if applicable)
  • TOEFL/IELTS report (if applicable)
  • Proof of employment
  • Proof of salary
  • Copy of HKID/passport

Scanned copies of the above documents are sufficient at the application stage. We will contact you if other supporting documents are required. A Sample Form for Shortlisted Applicant in PDF format (Full-time / Part-time Weekly / Part-time Bi-weekly) is available for your reference. For admitted candidates, hard copies of some of the above documents are required to complete your admission, thus you are reminded to keep the original documents with you. Details will be shared with candidates in due course.