Admissions Requirement

Applicants for the HKUST MBA for Professionals (Weekly Part-time Program) need to fulfill below academic requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree;
  • Satisfactory GMAT / GRE score*;
  • Minimum of 3 years’ full-time work experience after
    graduating from your first degree; and
  • Good TOEFL/ IELTS academic results if English was not the language of instruction of your undergraduate/ postgraduate courses

*Applicants with more than 7 years' full-time work experience are eligible to apply for a GMAT waiver, which is subject to approval. For more information regarding GMAT waiver, please refer to the FAQ section. 

School codes for admissions tests:

  • 1. HKUST code number for GMAT: 7357
        MBA for Professionals program code: PRW-WT-53
  • 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. For other requirements, please refer to Online Application for more details.

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