IET YPEC 2020 Awardees

We are pleased to announce that Mr. Gabriel Sikukuu NAMBAFU has achieved the “1st Runner up Award“ and Mr. Usman Bin SHAHID has won the “Champion” and “Best Innovative Award” in the 2020 Postgraduate Category of the Institution of Engineering and Technology Young Professionals Exhibition and Competition (IET YPEC).

YPEC aims to act as a dynamic platform for prospective or young engineers from five different sections (Secondary School, Sub-Degree, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Open) to exhibit their creativity through presentations and booths setup of their engineering projects.

The CBE Department wishes to extend this honor for their recognition in innovation with the utmost blessings in their future endeavors.

About The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) ( is a world-class research intensive university that focuses on science, technology and business as well as humanities and social science.  HKUST offers an international campus, and a holistic and interdisciplinary pedagogy to nurture well-rounded graduates with global vision, a strong entrepreneurial spirit and innovative thinking.  Over 80% of our research work were rated “Internationally excellent” or “world leading” in the Research Assessment Exercise 2020 of Hong Kong’s University Grants Committee. We were ranked 3rd in Times Higher Education’s Young University Rankings 2022, and our graduates were ranked 23rd worldwide and among the best from universities from Asia in Global Employability University Ranking and Survey 2021.

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