SRI provides assistance to the promotion of various programs of the University for recruitment of students in the Mainland. The following two programs have a successful track record in Shenzhen and the Pearl River Delta:

MBA Program: The HKUST School of Business and Management has earned a strong international reputation in the academia and has increasing influence to the business sector. The HKUST MBA program has become a well-known brand name in Mainland China.
   
MSc Program in IC Design Engineering: With an objective of training integrated circuit design engineers, this program was launched in view of the need for IC professionals in Shenzhen for its hi-tech development.

SRI provides liaison services to those companies and laboratories set up by or related to HKUST, which include:

Googol Technology Institute of Motion Control : Established in July 1999, Googol is the first high-tech company in the Asia Pacific region specializing in R&D, production, marketing, and support of motion controllers and controller based systems.

   
Perception Digital Ltd : Established in January 1999, the company designs and develops new and innovative solutions based on the core fundamentals of digital signal processing platform, offering leading edge and state-of-the-art solutions and designs to super brand names around the world.
   
Dajiang Innovation Technology Co., Ltd : Established in 2006, DJI is one of the world’s leading developers and manufacturers in UAV helicopter autopilot systems, and dedicates in continuous development of technologies for UAVs of commercial, industrial and military use.
   

Velda Limited : Committed to the development of advanced applications for the Internet and mobile Internet.

   

HKUST Shenzhen Electronic Materials and Packaging Laboratory: The services provided EPACK Lab include prototyping, process development, material characterization, reliability testing and failure analysis, and modeling and simulation.

   

HKUST Shenzhen Mechanical Engineering Laboratory : Mechanical Engineering covers the broadest range of engineering amongst all related disciplines. It is associated with energy generation and distribution, renewable energy systems and etc...

   

HKUST Shenzhen Research Institute Biopharmaceutical Research Center : The Ministry of Science and Technology of China has approved the establishment of the State Key Laboratory (SKL) of Molecular Neuroscience at HKUST and Biopharmaceutical Research Center at HKUST Shenzhen Research Institute to build upon an existing foundation of excellence in molecular neuroscience at the university.

   

Shenzhen Advanced Manufacturing Institute : The Advanced Manufacturing Institute (AMI) was established in 1994. The Institute aims to provide opportunities for young engineers to acquire systems design expertise through cooperation with world-class manufacturing system designers and research institutes, bring competitive advantages to the industry by leveraging on the technological advances in the financial, communication and logistics sectors and aims to promote industry-university cooperation in the area of advanced manufacturing technology and systems.

   

HKUST Shenzhen Automation Technology Center : The Automation Technology Center concentrates on research and developments in the field of manufacturing and industrial automatic control.