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BUS Exchange: Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)
Hong Kong, China; Kowloon, Hong Kong, China; (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Fall Semester,
Spring Semester
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Homepage: Click to visit
Budget Sheets Fall Semester,
Spring Semester
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction:
English
Language Requirement:
None
Internship:
No
Housing:
Apartment, Dormitory
Illinois Sponsor:
BUS
Credit or Not for Credit:
For credit
Foreign Institution:
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
Program Description:

FOR UIUC GIES COLLEGE OF BUSINESS STUDENTS ONLY


BUSINESS UNDERGRADUATE EXCHANGE PROGRAM IN
KOWLOON, HONG KONG
HONG KONG UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY (HKUST)

DESCRIPTION

With its stunning backdrop, dramatic sky bridges, and beautiful nearby seafront, HKUST provides an unforgettable learning experience. The University was established in 1991 and has built up a strong reputation. The Business School has consistently been ranked as one of the top universities in Asia, offering a range of courses in a variety of essential business disciplines. With about 400 exchange students a year, there is strong presence of internationalization and diversity on campus.

Hong Kong is a fascinating city of lights situated on the southern tip of China and in the heart of Asia. Hong Kong is an English-speaking country. With its Chinese heritage stretching over thousands of years and some 150 years of British administration until its return to China in 1997, Hong Kong's unique East-West perspective has created a cosmopolitan city with a 24/7 lifestyle and an energy all of its own.

HOUSING

All students will be accommodated on-campus. Housing needs are automatically considered upon receipt of exchange applications. Housing application forms are enclosed in the acceptance packets sent by HKUST. Students are accommodated in double or triple occupancy campus dorms.

Visit the our website https://studyabroad.business.illinois.edu/, for more detailed information on this program including student evaluations.

APPLICATION PROCESS

  • Apply on-line by February 15th to study abroad the following fall and by September 15th to study abroad the following spring.
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0
  • Must be a juion or senior to participate (must have complete 2-full years of coursework)
  • Strongly recommended that students in their last semester not participate.


For more information on this program, contact

Business International Programs,
Wohlers Hall Suite 320

studyabroad@business.uiuc.edu



Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Semester 2018 09/15/2017
09/16/2017 02/01/2018 05/29/2018
Fall Semester 2018 02/15/2018
02/16/2018 08/29/2018 12/20/2018

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This program is currently not accepting applications.