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Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

12 months
Duration
18735 USD/year
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About

The backbone of the Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering program at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology is made up of bioengineering, environment and nanotechnology, three of the key areas of biomedical engineering for which HKUST has built its global reputation. 

Overview

The Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering program at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology enables students to hone their understanding of and expertise in product development, process and energy integration, waste minimization and treatment, material sciences, biomolecular science, and biochemical processes.

Key facts

This program is a gateway for students to learn from our professors with diverse knowledge and research experience in the field gained from the top engineering institutions from around the world. 

Students are required to complete a total of 30 credits of coursework, made up of at least 12 credits of foundation courses and 6 credits of elective courses. Students who do not possess a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering will be required to take at least 15 credits of foundation courses.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory and Practice in Heterogeneous Catalysis
  • Advanced Separation Processes
  • Advanced Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics
  • Polymer and Materials Characterization Techniques
  • Polymer Physics and Advanced Applications
  • Advanced Biochemical Engineering

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants seeking admission to a master's degree program should have obtained a bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution, or an approved equivalent qualification.
  • A bachelor's degree with second class honors in Chemical Engineering or a related area
  • Students who do not possess a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering background will be required to take at least five foundation courses.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18735 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18735 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    18735 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18735 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • Spring intake full-time study fee is HK$147,000 and part-time study fee is HK$120,000 respectively.
  • Fall intake full-time study fee is HK$155,000 and part-time study fee is HK$135,000 respectively.

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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