Prospective students interested in the DSCT program should first enter the Science A (SSCI-A) program from the School of Science (JUPAS Code 5102) or the Engineering program from the School of Engineering (JUPAS Code 5200) through the JUPAS school-based admission scheme. After admitted to HKUST, students may enter the DSCT program through the major declaration exercise at the corresponding school office after finishing their first year of study.

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Selection Criteria of DSCT

No. of CreditsRanking Requirement
#Best 24 CreditsStudents should complete COMP1021/ COMP1022P/ COMP1022Q AND MATH1014 in Year 1

#Best 24 credits refers to credits earned in your current academic year in HKUST.