Undergraduate Admission

In the 4-year system, HKUST is implementing a School-based admission. Our undergraduate program should normally be applied to via School of Science JUPAS code JS5103 (SSCI-B).

Elite students may apply via the International Research Enrichment (IRE) program JUPAS code JS5101. Mathematically inclined students may apply via JUPAS code JS5102 (SSCI-A). Those interested in adding an Artificial Intelligence degree component to a Chemistry degree may apply via JUPAS code JS5181.


Our BSc in Chemistry also allows specialization in one of four final year options:

  • Environmental and Analytical Chemistry
  • Biomolecular Chemistry
  • Materials Chemistry
  • Pure Chemistry


University Admission


School of Science Undergraduate Education booklet