The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
School of Engineering
International Internship Program
- Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) – The World’s Top University in Technology
Being a young university with 20 years of history, HKUST is:
No. 1EngineeringSchool in Hong Kong (QSWorldUniversity Ranking 2011);
No. 2EngineeringSchool in GreaterChina (ARWU by Shanghai Jiao Tong University 2011);
No. 22 in the world’s top 50 universities for Engineering & Technology (QS World University Ranking 2011);
The only Hong Kong institution ranked in the world’s top 30 technological universities for 7 consecutive years (QS World University Ranking 2011)
- International Internship Program: Research Experience at HKUST
This program aims at providing opportunities for International Interns to gain hands-on research experience under the supervision of internationally well-known scholars at laboratories with the state-of-the-art facilities at HKUST.
- Financial Support
Each successful International Intern will receive a stipend at around HK$9,000 (~US$1,150) per month to cover the living cost for 2 to 6 months.
- Application Requirements
Applicant applying to be an International Intern at HKUST should:
(a) be registered as undergraduate senior year student or master’s student at a recognized tertiary institution outsideHong Kong; and
(b) have an educational background deemed satisfactory by the host department at HKUST which is willing to admit him/her as an International Intern; and
(c) have gained an approval from the home institution to register at HKUST as an International Intern.
(d) International Interns will take a research project course under the supervision of HKUST faculty.
- Application Procedure
Interested applicant is required to identify a potential supervisor of relevant field. Please visit http://www.seng.ust.hk/web/eng/people.php to search for the faculty and research area.
You may visit the websites of Admissions, Registration and Record Office for Undergraduate students at http://join.ust.hk/ and for Research Postgraduate students at https://www.ab.ust.hk/arr/adm/pg/admissions/RPG/RPG.html to obtain more details and application.
- Contact Us
Office of the Dean of Engineering,
TheHong KongUniversityof Science and Technology,
Enquiry: (852) 2358 8988