The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) is a Partner University under BXAI’s Asian Future Leaders Scholarship Program (AFLSP). AFLSP scholarships are offered for the university’s research master’s and designated taught master’s degree programs at HKUST.


About HKUST:

HKUST was founded in 1991 and has established itself as a leading international research university with a world-class reputation, global outlook, and innovative spirit.  Its focus on interdisciplinary studies continually produces well-rounded graduates with a strong entrepreneurial spirit and innovative thinking.  The university offers a wide range of programs in science, engineering, business and management, humanities and social science, public policy, and interdisciplinary areas.  The postgraduate curriculum is designed to build in-depth knowledge and develop critical skills that can address the requirements of industry and society, while enhancing economic and social development in Hong Kong, the region, and beyond.  HKUST has a student body of 17,000+, of which 6,800+ are non-local students.


AFLSP Highlights:

  • Scholars are supported throughout the normative study period*.
  • Eligibility extends to all research master’s and designated taught master’s programs offered at HKUST.
  • Scholars are invited to take part in a series of activities to enrich their historical, cultural, and economic knowledge of Asian countries.

* BXAI provides up to US$25,000 per year, or a total of US$50,000 per scholar. Any additional support is covered by HKUST.


Application and Enquiries:

HKUST operates an independent nomination process for the AFLSP.  To express your interest or apply for admission, please visit

HKUST Fok Ying Tung Graduate School


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