Master of Public Policy Program 2024-25 (MPP)

Loh Ees Ther (Class of 2025) Bachelor of Economics in Resource and Environmental Economics (2023), Peking University "I have chosen to join HKUST’s MPP program because it offers plentiful resources and a well-structured curriculum. I'm excited to learn and be trained as a professional in public policy. With the university's support and diverse faculty, I hope to gain valuable skills and insights, making a real impact on important issues. It is going to be an awesome journey in broadening my horizon and tackling policy challenges from multiple perspectives!" Tsz Wing Kan (Class of 2025) Bachelor of Arts in Economics (2023), University of California at Davis "The interdisciplinary MPP programme is like a knowledge fusion of the impact of science and technology innovations, analysis, and formulation of public policies, altogether to unlock the potential of innovative solutions addressing global issues. This unique program equips me with the essential skills to tackle complex policy challenges with data-driven insights and a multicultural perspective. I am drawn to HKUST's renowned faculty and diverse student community, where I can foster collaborative solutions to shape a brighter future for societies worldwide." Sonthra Elisha M. (Class of 2025) Bachelor of Science in Global China Studies (2019), The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology "It is a wise decision choosing HKUST's MPP programme. Its academic rigor, renowned faculty experts, and real-world applications especially the client-based Policy Analysis Exercise, have all appealed to me. My undergraduate classmate, Jack Li, has spoken highly of the program, further reinforcing my decision. I look forward to enhancing my analytical skills for navigating complex policy landscapes, and the chance to connect with a diverse academic community. This program can be my launch pad for a career focused on practical, and effective policy changes." QUOTES FROM MPP CLASS OF 2025