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  • Locations: Beijing, China
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: HKUST applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Program Description:

About University of Chinese Academy of Sciences

Located in Beijing, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS) was formerly knows as the Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, the first graduate school in China. UCAS started to enroll undergraduate students in 2012 with mission of cultivating innovative leading talents in science and technology for the future of the nation.
UCAS has 11 Schools & Colleges, e.g. School of Mathematical Sciences, School of Physical Sciences, School of Astronomy and SpaceScience etc. It has 4 campuses which are located in Yuquanlu, Zhongguancun, Olympic Village and Yanqihu. All the campuses are equipped with libararies, and teaching and research facilities. UCAS students can have full access to collections and electronic literature database of the National Scientific Library of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS).

About Beijing

Being capital of the People's Republic of China, it is the nation's political, economic, cultural, educational and international trade and communication center. Located in northern China, close to the port city of Tianjin and partially surrounded by Hebei Province, it also serves as the most important transportation hub and port of entry. As one of the six ancient cities in China, it has been the heart and soul of politics and society throughout its long history and consequently there is an unparalleled wealth of discovery to delight and intrigue travelers as they explore the city's ancient past and exciting modern development. Now it has become one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, with about 140 million Chinese tourists and 4.4 million international visitors in a year.

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Special note

  • Host Institutions usually organize orientation activities for exchange students, with some mandatory, which take place 1-2 weeks before the start of the term. You should refer to the acceptance package and pay attention to the expected arrival or pick-up dates specified by your host institution.
  • You should only depart after finishing all the final examinations (including resits) since host institutions will not make special arrangement for taking any examinations other than scheduled.


As stipulated by the host institution, only students from Hong Kong and Macau and Mainland China will be accepted

There is CGA requirement of 3.0 or above. Students who have completed two years of studies are eligible to apply for the program (i.e. Year 3 students or senior). Students can choose to apply one of the majors in UCAS: Mathematics and applied Mathematics (數學與應用數學), Physics (物理學), Chemistry (化學), Biological Science (生物科學), Materials Science and Engineering (材料科學與工程), Electronic and electrical engineering (電子信息工程), Computer Science and Technology (計算機科學與技術), Theoretical Mechanics (理論力學), Artificial Intelligence (人工智能), and Human Geopgrahy and Urban Planning (人文地理與城鄉規劃). 

Students wishing to apply for this program are required to apply via the central exercise, HKUST Mainland Outbound Undergraduate Exchange Program.  Please check details regarding eligibility, language requirements and application process by CLICKING HERE.

Practical Information

Please go to the "Practical Information" tab to check details regarding visa, insurance and accommodation by CLICKING HERE.

Last update: 5 Sep 2023

This program is currently not accepting applications.