Credits: Up to 14 S/N
Program Type: Exchange
Hong Kong leads the rapidly growing Chinese economy, far outpacing all other Chinese cities and some Western nations in GDP, and many multinational corporations have strategic headquarters there. The bustling business environment is the ideal exposure for students preparing to enter careers in international business with a focus on emerging markets in the Far East.
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) is committed to providing a comprehensive business education focusing on developing a global perspective. Hong Kong remains one of the least restricted economies in the world. Commonly seen as the historic meeting of East and West, students will gain a unique insight into culture and the nature of business.
To be eligible for this education abroad program, you must be:
The University of Minnesota is committed to the policy that all persons shall have equal access to its programs, facilities and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, or sexual orientation.
Students in the program receive up to 14 S/N credits for their semester at HKUST.
The School of Business at HKUST was established to provide world class management education in the Asia-Pacific region. It is comprised of six departments: Accounting, Economics, Finance, Information & Systems Management, Management of Organizations, and Marketing. Strong emphasis is placed on scientific and analytical methods as the fundamental pedagogical approach, and instructions is supplemented with case studies appropriate to Hong Kong and neighboring regions. Past course offerings include:
These may vary based on student preference and exchange rate. All details subject to change based on economic and international factors.
Current Carlson School Tuition and Fees
|Transportation (to and from program site)||$1,600|
Documentation (passport, visa,
immunization, additional health
|Books and Materials||$200|
|Room and/or Board||
|Essential Daily Living Expenses||$1,500|
$8,850 plus MBA tuition
*Financial Aid may be applied to study abroad programs.
Application materials include the online application form, a resume, and essay. Submit a completed application by the February 28th priority deadline prior to the academic year in which you wish to participate. Programs that do not fill following the priority deadline will be reviewed on a rolling-admissions basis.
Admission to all programs is based on review of your application by the study abroad selection committee. Applications will be reviewed following the deadline, and you will be notified of your status by official letter in April. Once selected, you will be asked to pay a $500 deposit in order to confirm your place in the program.