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Why choose Mathematics and Economics (MAEC) Program at HKUST?
17 July 2020

Why choose Mathematics and Economics (MAEC) Program at HKUST?

The Mathematics and Economics (MAEC) Program is jointly offered by the School of Science and the School of Business and Management. The program is a very unique in which it combines both modern economic theories with mathematical skills. The broad-based curriculum will provide you with training in actuarial science, quantitative finance as well as risk management.

Graduates with an interdisciplinary degree are equipped knowledge and skills of banking and finance professions, and with sufficient academic background for entry into advanced/professional degree programs in economics, financial mathematics, statistics, and other business-related fields. Recent graduates have been admitted into PhD/Master's programs at leading universities in the world.

If you are the JUPAS applicant and you are interested in joining us, please note that the JUPAS catalogue number for MAEC is JS5813. You may also consider getting into the Science (Group A) Program (JS5102) or any of the business program at HKUST first. After completing the first year of study, you may choose to major in MAEC via the major selection exercise.

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