Research and Innovation

HKUST has a proven track record of success in commercializing the intellectual property generated from its world-class research. Whether you are looking to license a technology or to engage in large-scale research projects, HKUST has a solution for you.

Check out our success stories and explore ways your business can engage with HKUST:

Knowledge Transfer

Transfer of knowledge from academia to business using our knowledge transfer infrastructure.


Licensing, patent filing, spin-off companies, and intellectual property.

Industry Collaborations

Collaborations with industry including, but not limited to, collaborative research and joint laboratories.


Entrepreneurship education and training; start-up incubation program.


Access our research facilities and academic expertise on a consultancy or contract research basis.

Success Stories

See examples of our successful collaborations.