HKUST emphasizes breadth in the academic curriculum to better prepare students for their careers. We encourage students to exert their full potential through active participation in non-academic activities.
Career Services and Internship Programs
We offer a wide range of career services to prepare students for the world of work. Internship programs and enhancement schemes are organized in collaboration with multinational corporations to strengthen students' career prospects.
HKUST graduates are popular within employers. Many managers of local and multinational corporations describe them as "earnest", "diligent", "flexible", "professional" and "possessing leadership qualities". Employment rate is consistently high among the graduates. The commerce and business sector is the major employment sector taking up about 56% of the graduates.