What's Happening in IPO

15 Jun 2018

IPO Best Research Award 2017/18

Two PhD students of Environmental Science, Policy and Management Program (ESPM) won the first prize of the IPO Best Research Award 2017/18 which recognizes the outstanding achievements of research students and fosters the overall quality of research education in the University.

30 May 2018

IPO Industrial Fellowship - Career Insider Series: Turbulence Ahead – The Future of Risk Management and Financial Institutions

IPO Industrial Fellowship “Career Insider Series” is held regularly to provide insights and insider tips of different industries to IPO students. On 26 April 2018, we were pleased to have Dr Zhi-Xiong CAI, Managing Director and Head of Risk Management in Huatai Financial Holdings (Hong Kong) Limited, to share his professional knowledge and experience in risk management and the development of the financial industry.

24 May 2018

New Master Program in Public Policy is launched and Report on I&T Development of Greater Bay Area is published

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) is pushing forward its public policy research and education as the Institute for Public Policy (IPP) published today the first report on the integrative development of innovation and technology (I&T) in the Greater Bay Area, and the University’s Division of Public Policy (PPOL) under Interdisciplinary Programs Office(IPO) is set to launch the city’s first two-year full-time taught postgraduate public policy program specialized in science, technology and environmental policy.

16 May 2018

Come and Grab Free Fruits!

Time files, here come the final exams of year 2017/18. Daily selected fresh fruits will be distributed in IPO Learning Commons A (RM4380, Lift 17/18) for all IPO students to provide them with sweet energy.

15 May 2018

What is Good Design - A Practicum Course Generating Innovative Ideas

It’s no doubt that innovation is the key to success in future. To provide students with hands-on experience in generating innovative ideas and design to solve real life problems, IPO brings in a new course “What is Design and How to Design”.

3 May 2018

IIM was Featured at CCTV

China Global Television Network (CGTN), an international channel of China Central Television (CCTV), interviewed Prof. King L. CHOW, Director of IPO and Individualized Interdisciplinary Major Program (IIM) and Felix CHO, an IIM student, at a feature story on innovative higher education in Asia.