Mentorship Programme

Our Mentor Our Advisor

About The Programme


In this Mentorship Program, you can get access to mentors who are dedicated to helping you grow your companies and provide you with valuable guidance on vision and strategy.

Whether you are spinning your wheels trying to choose the right business model or looking for some expert advice on your business idea, we can help you by pairing you with our mentors who are serial entrepreneurs, VC or alumni who have had successful exits.

As the business world is moving very fast, you will gain competitive advantage by working with mentors who are successful entrepreneurs. This program aims to transform your startups from ideation/prototyping to exponential growth now!

Target Participants & Eligibility

  1. HKUST full time undergraduate or postgraduate students who are Founder or Co-Founder of startups
  2. HKUST alumni or staff who have established their startups

Mentorship Duration

  1. 6-Month
  2. Fast track your startup by working with mentor as close partner
  3. Be disciplined, set goals and come up with plans and strategies critical to your business
  4. Mentee has the option to engage another mentor or continue with the same mentor after every 6-month period

Program at-a-glance

  1. Two Batches Per Year: Jan - Jun and Jul - Dec
  2. EC (Entrepreneurship Center) Advisor conducts One-On-One meeting with Mentee to understand expectations
  3. Pairing Mentors with Mentees
  4. During Mentorship Period from now to Dec 2018, Mentors and Mentees will meet on regular basis at own discretion
  5. End of program review

Points to Note to Create Win-Win in this Partnership

  1. EC Advisor will be the facilitator and support all parties during mentorship period. They will collect feedback from both sides to improve the process and to strengthen communication.
  2. Both Mentors and Mentees should engage in a professional manner, consider each other as respectful partner, exercise patience and conduct clear and honest communications.
  3. While every attempt is made to identify good match between mentor and mentee, there may be situation when mentor or mentee decide not to proceed with the mentoring relationship. If that happens, please notify EC Advisor and seek for assistance immediately.

Contact Us

Contact info

HKUST Entrepreneurship Center
Room 4586, 4/F (via lift nos. 29, 30)
The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR

dbmentor@ust.hk

3469 - 2514

Working Hours:

09:30 - 17:30

Mon - Fri