Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) in Clear Water Bay, Hong Kong, is one of the best universities in East Asia, with particular strength in the sciences. All courses are taught in English. The university is located on an island outside of Hong Kong, with a peaceful and beautiful campus that is still within reach of HK’s bustling heart. IU College students may study in HKUST's School of Science or School of Humanities and Social Science for a semester or academic year.
Note: This program is not being offered for Spring 2023.
University: Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
Student body: Undergraduate: 10,148; Graduate: 5,906
International students at university: 5,990
The College’s agreement enables students to study in these two schools.
- School of Science
- School of Humanities and Social Science
Course load: IU students are expected to take 15 credits
Course catalog: View course catalog
Language of instruction: English
Grades + Transcripts: HKUST uses a grading system similar to IU's. HKUST will provide transcripts detailing the courses taken and the grades obtained. At the student’s request, the College will review courses to determine how they will apply to your degree. Please note that IU does not accept Pass/Fail.
Fall semester: September 1 - December 17, 2022
Spring semester: Early February – end of May, 2023