Research Collaborations with Mainland China

Alongside our overseas connections, HKUST is actively pursuing and facilitating mutually beneficial collaborations with leading Mainland China universities, institutions and corporations.

HKUST Shenzhen Institute

HKUST Shenzhen IER Building is located in the Shenzhen Virtual University, National University Park for Science and Technology. HKUST is among the first eight local and Mainland universities approved by the Shenzhen Municipal Government to establish bases in the Park. With a constructible area of 15,000 sq m, the seven-storey building is equipped with state-of-the-art research laboratories, lecture theaters, classrooms, multi-purpose rooms, lounges and landscaping gardens.

HKUST Fok Ying Tung Graduate School/HKUST Fok Ying Tung Research Institute

HKUST Fok Ying Tung Graduate School/HKUST Fok Ying Tung Research Institute aims to be a prominent research and education base for the Pearl River Delta (PRD) region, pushing economic growth and technological advancement in the region, expanding outreach to industry, and fostering knowledge exchange between Hong Kong and the Mainland. It also aims to nurture professional talents with a global outlook, who could participate in the economic development of China.

HKUST LED-FPD Technology R&D Center

HKUST LED-FPD Technology R&D Center in Foshan is an institutional organization co-initiated by HKUST and Nanhai District Government of Foshan City in the Guangdong Province. Its main business includes LED (Light-Emitting Diode) and FPD (Flat Panel Display) technology development and transfer as well as paid technical services and training to the relevant industries.