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Ocean Science and Technology

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

48 months
Duration
18057 USD/year
5430 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The BSc in Ocean Science and Technology at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology  is an integrative program offered by the Department of Ocean Science, which equips students with a comprehensive, foundational, and cross-disciplinary understanding of ocean science and technology.

Overview

About this Program

Students also enjoy first-hand exposure to the latest scientific and technological developments related to investigating, conserving, and managing ocean resources. The general areas of ocean science covered include the foundational (e.g. biological, chemical, and physical processes and ecosystem functions), technological (e.g. instrumentation, data management, and pollution tracking), applied (e.g. marine biotechnology and pollution bioremediation), and socioeconomic (e.g. conservation and fisheries). 

The curriculum of this BSc in Ocean Science and Technology at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology places major emphasis on providing practicum experience and experiential learning opportunities, study trips, and overseas attachment to enhance students’ academic, professional, and personal development. Ultimately, the goal of the program is to equip students with the skillsets and attributes that they will need to serve society as educators, ocean scientists and technologists, and other professionals in environment-related sectors, both locally and internationally. 

Programme Structure

Courses

  • Coastal Environmental Monitoring
  • Remote Sensing
  • Field Methods in Marine Studies
  • Ocean Sensors and Instrumentation
  • Marine Biology
  • Ecology
  • Biological Oceanography
  • Chemical Oceanography
  • Physical Oceanography
  • Data Analysis in Ocean Science
  • Marine Pollution Tracking

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

We are not aware of any English 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.

Funding

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