Our students and fresh graduates would like to connect with the alumni community who can share with them their unique expertise, insights and resources. 

Career / Startup Advising

Please join our HKUST United Community platform to become a mentor and offer career and startup advising to our students. Getting involved is easy - simply follow the steps below to get started! 

1. Express your interest to be a mentor of the Mentorship Programme 2024/25

2. Create a profile in the HKUST United Community with your email address after receiving the confirmation email. Login to the platform and complete your profile.

3. Keep an eye on your message inbox to see whom we've matched you with. You can also use the Directory to connect with other students and alumni on the platform.

4. To start connecting with mentees, go to the Mentor tab (on your left hand side) and select Settings. Here, you can indicate the areas in which you'd like to offer help. Students can also view your profile in the Directory and send you a mentor request. 


Jobs / Internships

If your company would like to recruit HKUST students and/or graduates, please send us the below information to alumni@ust.hk:

  • Company name, brief description, and website
  • Copy of your business registration (for internal reference only)
  • Job description and requirements
  • Application method and deadline (if any)

Upon receipt of your email, our staff will be in touch with you to follow up.


Funding for Startups

Our students and alumni have some brilliant ideas but need YOUR help to turn them into a reality. Please visit our Startup Support webpage for some 1-minute pitch videos submitted by student and/or alumni startups who made it to the Top 50 teams of the HKUST-Sino One Million Dollar Entrepreneurship Competition 2020. They are seeking funding to help them develop their prototypes / products to the next stage and can benefit greatly from your support. To get in touch with these teams or to find out more, please contact us at alumni@ust.hk


Thank you for your unwavering support to HKUST, and please don’t hesitate to contact us at alumni@ust.hk with any questions or feedback.