What does it cost to study at HKUST?

Tuition fees for 2023/24 entry

Student TypeTuition Fee Per Year
Local Students HK$42,100
Non-local Students


On-campus accommodation for 2022/23

Student TypeAccommodation Fee Per Year
New Local Students HKD 12,660 – 20,920
New Non-local Students HKD 16,090 – 26,570
(~USD 2,050 – 3,390)

Estimated Cost of Living Outside Campus 

For more detail and the most updated information about hall charges and payment, please refer to the Student Housing & Residential Life Office webpages: