School Mission

A leader in business education, the HKUST Business School has mentored and educated students who have gone on to achieve successful careers as world-class entrepreneurs, business executives, scholars and community leaders. The School has also produced high quality research findings which provide new knowledge and contribute to real life practice. Our achievements are guided by the School's mission in which we strive to

  • Advance global business knowledge
  • Develop business leaders in Asia for the world
  • Contribute to the economic and social advancement of the region

We believe that setting new standards for international business education and research is central to furthering our position as the World Class in Asia. Our faculty, students and alumni cherish the following core values. These values are reflected in the attitudes and aspirations of our people, and help set the School apart.


World Class Quality

We are uncompromising in our drive to deliver world-class research and education.

Entrepreneurial and Innovative Spirit

We embrace an entrepreneurial spirit that stimulates innovation, drives productivity and energizes our commitment to learn and grow.

Caring Attitude

We take an active interest in and show genuine concern for the communities we serve and the world we live.

Positive Impact

Our faculty, students and graduates strive to make a positive impact on business and society through knowledge sharing and other forms of contributing to our community and the world at large.