our services

Being a key member in the University’s Knowledge Transfer, RDC is a vehicle linking and converting the research capabilities and the cutting-edge technology of HKUST to business and industry applications. We provide contractual, financial and administrative support for the following activities.


Industrial collaborative research
Leverage the University knowledge to address a specific research and development need


Consultancy service
Access to University researchers’ academic knowledge and expertise across all disciplines to provide advice to a specific problem


Testing service
Make available the state-of-the-art testing and analysis facilities of HKUST to external organizations


Technology licensing
A range of technology available for commercial use through licensing arrangement


Government tender
Identify and engage relevant experts in HKUST for participation in government projects


HKUST Entrepreneurship Program
A range of services and support to start-up companies under the Entrepreneurship Program.