About Entrepreneurship Center

The HKUST Entrepreneurship Center was established in 1999, making it the first of its kind in Hong Kong's universities. At our core, we have world-leading research and a commitment to becoming a global leader in entrepreneurship. We empower our students and community to be entrepreneurs of all kinds, creating scalable and ethical innovations that have economic and social impacts in the GBA and beyond.

To support our students and faculty in their entrepreneurial pursuits, we offer a wide range of programs and resources, including mentorship, funding opportunities, networking events, seminars, talks, and competitions.

At the HKUST Entrepreneurship Center, we are dedicated to building a vibrant and thriving entrepreneurial community that is inclusive, diverse, and supportive. Together, we can create impactful solutions that make a difference in the world.



  • EQUIP students and faculty with entrepreneurial mindset and nurture entrepreneurs of all kinds 

  • ACCELERATE the growth of technology entrepreneurship by providing customized value-added services to the startups 

  • DEVELOP the self-sustainable entrepreneurial ecosystem by engaging stakeholders around the world