Macau University of Science and Technology

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Macau University of Science and Technology
澳門科技大學
Universidade de Ciência e Tecnologia de Macau
The emblem of Macau University of Science and Technology.jpg
Motto Dedication to practical studies, enhancement of knowledge, ability and quality.
Type Private
Established 2000[1]
President Lau Leong
Location Taipa, Macau, China
Website www.must.edu.mo
Macau University of Science and Technology

The Macau University of Science and Technology (MUST; Chinese: 澳門科技大學; Portuguese: Universidade de Ciência e Tecnologia de Macau) is a university located in Macau, China on the Cotai Strip opposite the Venetian Macau on Taipa Island, next to the Macau International Airport. It is a private institution managed by the MUST Foundation and the first college established after the handover of Macau to the People’s Republic of China. The university offers full-time and part-time programs.

The General Studies programs, the School of Graduate Studies and the School of Continuing Studies offer a broad range of programs. MUST is authorized to award Ph.D. degrees, master's degrees and bachelor's degrees in their residence programs. The university enrolls 5,000 full-time students. MUST recruits students from all over the world as well as 20 provinces and cities in Mainland China for its undergraduate and graduate programs.

History[edit]

In 2001, the Macau University of Science and Technology established its main campus on Taipa island.

Faculties[edit]

  • Faculty of Humanities and Arts
  • Faculty of Information Technology
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Chinese Medicine — the first among Hong Kong and Macau SARs
  • School of Business
  • School of Graduate Studies General Studies Pre-University
  • School of Continuing Studies
  • Faculty of International Tourism

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Coordinates: 22°09′12″N 113°34′04″E / 22.1534°N 113.5677°E / 22.1534; 113.5677