Diamond League
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Hong Kong

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Hong Kong

89 World
rank
1 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1991
Short name:
HKUST
Type:
Public
Students:
11390
Faculty:
480
Faculty/Students Ratio:
24
:
1
Web-site:
www.ust.hk
Region:
Asia
Location:
Clear Water Bay, New Territories
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 89 76.864
Teaching 327 52.765
Research 19 92.295
International Diversity 59 84.099
Financial Sustainability 25 87.39
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 72 89.643
Research Perfomance Rankings 140 76.242
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TEACHING
World Rank: 327
Country rank: 2
Score: 52.765
League: Bronze League
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 19
Country rank: 1
Score: 92.295
League: Diamond League
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name
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 59
Country rank: 1
Score: 84.099
League: Diamond League
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 25
Country rank: 1
Score: 87.39
League: Diamond League
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Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) is a young and dynamic university devoted to education and research particularly at the postgraduate level. Founded in 1991, HKUST comprises five schools Science, Engineering, Business and Management, Humanities and Social Science, and the Fok Ying Tung Graduate School in Guangzhou. We also have various institutes, such as the Institute for Advanced Study of HKUST, and the HKUST Shenzhen Institute based in Shenzhen. Our world-class international faculty members, coming from diverse backgrounds, are all PhD-qualified. Our undergraduate and postgraduate students represent a large number of nationalities.

Mission Statement

To advance learning and knowledge through teaching and research, particularly: in science, technology, engineering, management and business studies; and at the postgraduate level; and to assist in the economic and social development of Hong Kong.