HKUST has maintained a top place at 16th worldwide and No.1 in Greater China in the high-profile annual Global University Employability Survey and Ranking 2018. HKUST graduates have been constantly ranked the world’s top 20 most employable and the most employable in Greater China since 2013.
At HKUST, a wide range of career services is available 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 among 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 HKUST graduates.