HKUST PG Programs 2023-24 for School of Science

Welcome At the School of Science, we promote a vibrant and dynamic environment that emphasizes academic excellence, scholarship, innovation, and collaboration. Comprised of one division and four departments in life science, chemistry, mathematics, physics and ocean science, the School offers a wide spectrum of programs and opportunities in these five core disciplines. The School is committed to providing our students with a high quality balanced education in an intellectually stimulating environment. To enhance our students’ university experience, we continue to improve our curriculum to make it more diverse, interdisciplinary and inquirydriven. Our goal in postgraduate research and education is to ensure our students receive exposure and hands-on training in innovative, cutting-edge methodologies and technologies. Our programs emphasize f lexibi l i t y and creativity, and it is structured to equip our students with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to become inspirational leaders and independent thinkers. Many of our students have continued their journeys beyond HKUST to make major impacts on society. The School ’s commitment to qual it y and excellence remains as strong as ever. The School ’s past successes have established an excellent foundation enabling us to move forward and to embrace change. I hope you will join us as we continue to advance the frontiers of research and education, while strengthening our ties with both the local community and institutions around the world. Prof. Yung Hou WONG Dean of Science 2