Rankings & Accreditation

Program / Area
Young University Ranking

World’s No 1 by Times Higher Education (2018-2020)

Positive Impact Rating

Only institution in Hong Kong achieves the highest level (Pioneering School) by the Positive Impact Rating (2023)

Kellogg-HKUST Executive MBA Program

World’s No 1 by Financial Times (2007, 2009-13, 2016-18, 2020, 2022-23)

MBA Program

Asia's No 1 by Bloomberg Businessweek (2023)

Hong Kong’s No 1 by Financial Times (2008-2022, 2024)


Asia’s No 1 by The UTD Top 100 Business School Research Rankings (Since 2005)

AACSB Accredited

One of the world's major quality review system for business and management schools, AACSB accredition represent a school’s overall quality, viability and commitment to improvement. Learn More

EQUIS Accredited

The HKUST Business School was one of the first business schools in Asia to be accredited by EQUIS back in 2000, underlining our longstanding pledge to quality improvement. Learn More