What's Happening in IPO

9 Jan 2013

生:太型!- Winter Camp 2013

Around 30 Year 1 students spent their first winter break in the camp to learn about the all-round application of sustainability concept. They visited Hoi Ha Wan Marine Park and Long Valley. While enjoying gorgeous natural views, the harmonious way of human living with the nature was brought out. Through games and discussions, participants have experienced the balance between stakeholders in environmental issues.

29 Aug 2012



11 Aug 2012

"It's the best summer ever!" - Technology and Management International Business Plan Competition 2012

A group of 33 elite students from Dual Degree Program in Technology and Management, HKUST, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (UIUC) and the University of Sao Paulo (USP) gathered in Hong Kong SAR and China’s Guangdong Province this August, and spent an exciting and fulfilling summer, participating in the “Technology and Management International Business Plan Competition 2012” with “Six new industries in Hong Kong” as the theme.

15 Jun 2012

Field Trip to Guangdong

To understand the relationship between electricity generation, the environment and society through exploring different forms of electricity generation in Guangdong

9 May 2012

Marine Environmental Science Student Wins the First IPO Best Research Award

The Interdisciplinary Programs Office (IPO) announced Mr Rulong Liu (fourth-year PhD student of Marine Environmental Science program) as the First Prize recipient of the IPO Best Research Award 2011/12 in the award ceremony held on 9 May 2012.

4 Jan 2012

Malaysia RE Field Trip

The trip was for understanding the sale of Malaysia's natural resources, challenges for sustainability and environmental resources management in Malaysia, especially in Kuala Lumpur. The trip presented students with opportunities to discuss with experts on issues concerning biodiversity, ecosystem management, forest management, waste management, pollution, biomass and biofuels. As a bonus, students also got to enjoy some of Malaysia's natural beauty, culture and mingle with students of The National University Of Malaysia and Malaysians.