Founded in 2000, Macau University of Science and Technology (M.U.S.T.) has rapidly developed into the largest multi-disciplinary university in Macao and is ranked as the youngest university among the Top 50 Universities in the Greater China1
M.U.S.T. endeavors to educate students specialized in various fields, attaches equal importance to teaching and research, highlights quality of programs, and pursues excellence, and has continuously reached new heights in academic development.
To cater to different interests from different people, M.U.S.T. offers tens of programs that are conducted mainly in English, with some conducted either in Chinese, Portuguese or Spanish. In addition to local students, M.U.S.T. attracts a great many students from mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan
The university strives to achieve the high quality research outputs and this principles are ensuring that it contributes to Macao’s economic development and social progress. With the support of the Macao Government, the Macao Foundation and the Macao Science and Technology Development Fund, the State Key Laboratory of Quality Research in Chinese Medicine (MUST) has launched a major initiative to promote the modernization of Chinese medicine.
Further, the University has co-operated with the Government and several international corporations, conducting surveys on peoples’ livelihood, operations of e-business, and corporation consultancies, to gauge the views of Macao’s society.
The Center for Entrepreneurship and Career Planning helps students find their personal strengths and expertise to excavate their own potential, establish a healthy, upright core value system in terms of career development, and enhance their competitiveness as well as planning and preparation to enter the labor market or entrepreneurship.
The Student Affairs Office organizes visits, field trips and community activities for students. The University also encourages students to participate actively in various professional competitions locally and abroad. Based on students’ interests, the Student Affairs Office coordinates all kinds of training to students and provides them with guidance and counselling services.
With respect to campus facilities, M.U.S.T. has a beautiful campus, and several modern teaching buildings, well-established laboratories and rich collections of library resources in the library. M.U.S.T. advocates a harmonious, professional and caring campus which facilitates students to achieve all-round development and fulfill whole-person education.