News

13.09.2018

New Students on Board

This year the program has welcomed over 100 new students joining the MSc (Econ) program. A series of induction events have been arranged to better prepare students for a new year at HKUST.

The induction series kicked off on 29 August with an orientation session hosted by the program office. The Department Head, the Academic Director and the program administrators provided an overview to students on the curriculum and resources available within the department, followed by a sharing from a senior student and a Q&A session. In the afternoon, they attended the career orientation. In this session, The Business School MSc Career and Professional Development (CPD) Team conducted a walkthrough on the platform offered to students in job searching.

The next day students attended the ice-breaking day to know more about their peers. CV workshop has also be arranged to better prepare students for job hunting.