B.Sc. On Campus

Biotechnology and Business

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

48 months
18057 USD/year
5430 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology and Business (BIBU) program, jointly developed by Hong Kong University of Science and Technology’s School of Science and School of Business and Management, is the first undergraduate program in Hong Kong that connects biotechnology to business. 


The programme

The interdisciplinary  Biotechnology and Business curriculum at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology equips students with a solid foundation of essential technical knowledge (life science, biotechnology) and business know-how (accounting, finance, economics, operations management, etc). Ideal candidates will be students who are technically competent and interested in biotechnology applications, and who are eager to develop a leadership career in the biotech or life science-related industries.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Biotechnology and Business Seminar 
  • Biotechnology Entrepreneurship and Business Operations 
  • Biotechnology Management 
  • Biotechnology and Business Capstone Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • IB Diploma

  • Reference Information to Reflect the Intake Quality or Competitiveness for Admission
  • Mid 50% Score Range for 2020 Intake: 36 –40 (including bonus points)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18057 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18057 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    5430 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5430 USD per year during 48 months.
Local Tuition Fee
  • HK$42,100
Non-local Tuition Fee
  • HK$140,000

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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