Introduction

The HKUST Business School is recognized as one of the Youngest and Most Respected Business Schools in Asia.

Established in 1991, the HKUST Business School has risen to international prominence in a remarkably short period of time, achieving widespread global recognition and a variety of prestigious academic rankings. Always striving for excellence, our strength lies in our full range of program offerings, our high quality research, conducted by our world class faculty, and our diverse and high-caliber students.

Our full suite of degree programs, including undergraduate, MBA, EMBA, MSc, PhD as well as a wide range of executive education programs, means that the HKUST Business School is always at the forefront of educational development and business thinking. The HKUST Business School was the first business school in the region accredited by both the US-based Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International) and the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS).

With a steadfast commitment to research and thought leadership, we maintain state-of-the-art centers of learning and exploration devoted to a multitude of areas ranging from China business and Asian financial markets to Asian entrepreneurship and experimental business research.

Our unique Asian and global perspectives are made possible by our 140-strong international faculty. These leading thinkers and their diverse national, cultural and ethnic backgrounds come together to provide our students with a consistently engaging and highly stimulating environment for learning and research. Our graduates strive to make a positive impact on both the business world and the wider society.

We are strategically located at the heart of Asia's economic center. Our students not only enjoy access to a unique fusion of East-meets-West, but also excellent proximity to China and the opportunity to experience the vitality of one of the world's most important economies.


The HKUST Business School was the first business school in the region to have been awarded accreditation by AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

AACSB is a global association of leaders in education and business, dedicated to supporting and advancing quality business education worldwide. Through accreditation, research, thought leadership, professional development, and advocacy, we work in partnership with over 1,500 members from more than 90 countries to elevate the quality and promote the value of business education around the world.

HKUST Business School is one of the first business schools in Asia accredited both Business Accreditation and Accounting Accreditation. We are committed to continuous improvement and strive for excellence in research and teaching.