Admissions Requirement

Applicants for the HKUST MBA Program need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree;
  • Satisfactory GMAT / GRE score;
  • Minimum of 2 years’ full-time work experience after graduating from your first degree;
  • Good TOEFL/IELTS academic results if English was not the first language of instruction of your undergraduate/postgraduate course

School codes for admissions tests:

  • 1. HKUST code number for GMAT: 7357
        Full-time MBA program code: PRW-WT-99
  • 2. HKUST code number for GRE: 3834 (department code 4201) 
  • 3. HKUST code number for TOEFL: 0170-01

We recognize the importance of recruiting a diverse group of students who will both benefit from and contribute to the HKUST MBA program. Rather than select candidates based on a checklist of eligible criteria, we consider how they will interact with each other as a group, how the program matches their individual needs and objectives, and how they envision contributing to their class and the program.

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