The program has established exchange partnership with the following universities:

  • University of Mannheim, Germany
  • Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium

Students will have the chance to gain international exposure through the exchange program.


Students currently pursuing a master's degree in Economics at an institution that has student exchange agreement with the Department will be eligible to apply for the exchange program. 

Students who are eligible for the exchange program should submit their applications via the home institution exchange coordinator. You are suggested to consult the exchange coordinator of your home institution if you are not sure about your eligibility.

Nomination Deadline for Partner Schools

Exchange TermNomination Deadline
Spring 2 October

Term Dates

Academic Year 2019-20

Spring Term: 3 February - 28 May 2020 (Provisional)


Mr. Hiram Chau
Department of Economics
Room 6067, 6/F Lee Shau Kee Business Building
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Clear Water Bay, Kowloon

Tel: +852 2358 7629