Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

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The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences in Hong Kong, China.

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General information for exchange students
Course information
Application information

Academic calendar

Semester I: September – December
Semester II: February – May

Areas of study open to exchange students

Social Sciences

Language of instruction


Housing assistance

For information about accommodation:
On-campus accommodation
Off-campus accommodation

Estimated living costs per month

On/ Off campus housing: HKD 5,600‐9,500 (for a
semester); Rent: HKD 3,000‐7,000 (per month)
Food: HKD 2,000‐3,000 (per month)
Transportation: HKD 1,000‐2,000 (per month)
Entertainment: HKD 1,000‐3,000 (per month)
Books: HKD 1,000‐1,500 (for a semester)


You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table

Number of places available

4 places per year