Students are required to complete a total of 24 credits of coursework. An Independent Study can also be undertaken for a maximum of 3 credits. Subject to prior approval of the Program Director, students may take a maximum of 9 credits of courses offered by other MSc programs. For details, please refer to the Postgraduate Program Catalog & Course Catalog.
Admission and English Proficiency Requirements
Applicants must possess a bachelor's degree in Electrical, Electronic, Computer Engineering or a related field, or an equivalent qualification from a recognized university or tertiary institution. For English Proficiency Requirements, please refer to HKUST Fok Ying Tung Graduate School.
The nominal program fee for full-time study is HK$175,000 (paid in 2 installments) and part-time study is HK$153,000 (paid in 4 installments) respectively.
All applications are considered on a competitive and rolling basis. Early online application is strongly recommended. For admission details and procedures, please refer to HKUST Fok Ying Tung Graduate School.
For 2023/24 Fall intake (September 2023):
|Application Deadline||Round 1||Round 2|
|Local Applicants||1 December 2022||1 March 2023|
|Non-local Applicants||1 December 2022||1 March 2023|
Upon completion of this program, many students had been landing jobs in various well-known companies such as China Mobile, Hong Kong Telecom, Huawei and HSBC. Meanwhile, some students have continued to pursue PhD studies at HKUST or other universities.