|Target population||All undergraduate (UG) students in their final year|
|Response mode||Voluntary with incentives to encourage students' participation|
|Participating rate||About 25%|
|Period of data collection||Annually in Spring term|
|Survey results||Results of Stakeholder Surveys|
The AAGA was launched in 2013 to chart the achievement of HKUST final year UG students in seven graduate attributes developed from the statements "ABC LIVE" set out for the four-year degree programs, namely:
In 2016, with the first batch of 4Y graduating students, evidence was drawn from AAGA 2013 to 2016 (in which two to three of the seven attributes were assessed each year) to compare the achievement of 4Y students with that of 3Y and the global norm, if available, and to pinpoint areas for further advancement.