The Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering (ECE) at HKUST is an exciting place to study electronic and computer engineering. We are committed to undertaking world-class research and making exceptional students extraordinary.

We have amassed a talented group of faculty members with PhDs from the world's top universities. They are internationally recognized as academic leaders, inventors, entrepreneurs, Editors of academic journals, and Fellows of peer societies such as the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), and are eager to bring the latest technical knowledge and insights into the classroom.
Our laboratories and classrooms are equipped with state-of-the-art facilities for cutting-edge research and multimedia teaching. We strive to prepare students to become outstanding engineers and leaders in the ever-changing world of high technology.

Our programs cover a wide scope of modern technologies including Biomedical Electronics, Computer Engineering, Ecotronics, Embedded Systems, IC Design, Microelectronics, Photonics, Signal and Information, System and Automation, and Wireless Communications and Networking. These areas are critical to the growth of our information-based society and mastering these technologies should open up vast career opportunities.


"Four years ago, I chose HKUST over top universities in Mainland China because I was deeply attracted by the breathtaking sea view and the globalized environment here. Now I'm pretty sure that I have made the right choice, as HKUST offers tremendous opportunities both academically and culturally..."

WANG Xiaoli
BEng(ELEC)-HR 2012