General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation HKPU
Teachers 2,294
Students 21,553
Foreigners 24%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
To learn and to apply, for the benefit of mankind
Accreditation
• Education Bureau, Hong Kong SAR
Affiliations
• Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
• International Strategic Technology Alliance (ISTA)
Rankings
World ranking205
Country ranking5
Academic Reputation147
Employer Reputation226
Quality of teaching343
International Faculty52
International Students134
Citations per Faculty156
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities97
Engineering and Technology45
Life Sciences and Medicine341
Natural Science103
Social Sciences and Management50
Ranking in world by discipline
Mathematics76
Computer Science51
Economics & Business101
Cost of living in Hong Kong, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation 756 1,280
Food 246 401
Transportation 46 116
Communications and utilities 78 113
Clothing 27 101
Sports and leisure 43 117
Accommodation in Hong Kong, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre764
Shared room in city centre1,293
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre1,132
1 bedroom apartment in city centre1,732
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking205
QS World University Rankings116
ARWU Academic Ranking301
Webometrics Ranking266
Alternative title
Russian Гонконгский политехнический университет
Spanish Universidad Politécnica de Hong Kong
Chinese 香港理工大学
Arabic جامعة هونغ كونغ للفنون التطبيقية
French Université polytechnique de Hong Kong
German Polytechnische Universität Hongkong
Japanese 香港理工大学
Korean 홍콩이공대학
Portuguese Universidade Politécnica de Hong Kong

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Hong Kong Polytechnic University or 香港理工大學 (HKPU) - public higher education institution in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong Polytechnic University - Description

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has a proud and illustrious history dating back to 1937. Formerly known as the Hong Kong Polytechnic, we assumed full university status in 1994. We are strategically located in Hung Hom, in the heart of Kowloon and our campus continues to grow with extensive development and rapid expansion in the last 10 years. We offer a wide range of academic programmes which directly meet industrial, commercial and community needs of the city and the region. In addition to meeting Hong Kong's manpower requirements, we also make significant contributions towards the territory's success and enhance strong partnerships by providing an expanding range of consultancy, professional training and applied research services to the public and private sectors. Our mission is to provide high quality education of an applied nature to meet the changing requirements of the world, and preparing students for the challenges they will meet in their future careers. We offer a wide range of academic programmes, many of which are among the best in Asia, and indeed the world. In addition to equipping our students with professional competency, we also encourage the development of independent thinking, good communication skills and the nurturing of a...

Description of Hong Kong Polytechnic University

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University has a proud and illustrious history dating back to 1937. Today, we are internationally known for our excellence in career orientated teaching, innovative research and unique programmes. With our motto, "To learn and to apply, for the benefit of mankind", we strive for offering a wide range of quality academic programmes which nurture the much-needed professionals and leaders for our society as well as supporting our academics in conducting research that has impact and practical value for the betterment of Hong Kong, the nation and the world. Our Mission is to nurture graduates who are critical thinkers, effective communicators, innovative problem solvers, lifelong learners and ethical leaders; to advance knowledge and the frontiers of technology to meet the changing needs of society; to support a University community in which all members can excel through education and scholarship

Programs - Bachelor

Bachelor A Bachelor of Science Degree in Real Estate and Construction Measurement (Hons)
Bachelor Accountancy (Honours) Bachelor of Business Administration
Bachelor Accounting and Finance (Honours) Bachelor of Business Administration
Bachelor Bachelor of Biomedical Engineering (Hons)
Bachelor Bachelor of Chemical Technology (Honours)
Bachelor Bachelor of Construction Engineering and Management (Hons)
Bachelor Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Product Analysis and Engineering Design
Bachelor Bachelor of Property Management (Hons)
Bachelor Bachelor of Science Degree (Honours) in Applied Biology with Biotechnology
Bachelor Bachelor of Science Degree in Occupational Therapy (Honours)
Bachelor Broad Range of Disciplines of Hotel and Tourism Management
Bachelor Building Services Engineering, Beng (Hons)
Bachelor Business Administration and Engineering Double Degree
Bachelor Civil Engineering Beng (Hons)
Bachelor Clothing and Textile (Honours) Bachelor of Arts Degree in Combination Courses
Bachelor Computing and Management Dual Degree
Bachelor Electrical Engineering Beng (Hons)
Bachelor Electronic and Information Engineering Beng (Hons)
Bachelor Engineering Physics (Hons)
Bachelor Enterprise Engineering with Management (Hons)
Bachelor Environment and Sustainable Development Studies (Hons)
Bachelor Financial Services (Honours) Bachelor of Business Administration
Bachelor Food Technology and Food Safety (Honours) Bachelor of Science Degree
Bachelor Global Supply Chain Management (Honours) Bachelor of Business Administration
Bachelor Hotel Management (Hons)
Bachelor Industrial and Systems Engineering Beng (Hons)
Bachelor International Shipping and Logistics Management (Honours) Bachelor of Business Administration
Bachelor Internet and Multimedia Technology (Honours) Bachelor of Science Degree
Bachelor Investment Science (Hons)
Bachelor Language, Culture and Communication Broad Range of Disciplines
Bachelor Logistics Engineering and Management (Hons)
Bachelor Management (Hons) Bachelor of Business Administration
Bachelor Mapping and Geographic Information Science (Honours) Bachelor of Science Degree
Bachelor Market (Hons) Bcom
Bachelor Mechanical Engineering Beng (Hons)
Bachelor Medical Laboratory Science (Hons)
Bachelor Mental Health Nursing (Hons)
Bachelor Nursing (Hons)
Bachelor Optometry (Hons)
Bachelor Physical Therapy (Honours) Bachelor of Science Degree
Bachelor Product Engineering with Marketing Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)
Bachelor Radiology (Hons)
Bachelor School of Design (Honours) Bachelor of Arts Degree in Combination Courses
Bachelor Social Policy and Administration (Hons)
Bachelor Social Work (Hons)
Bachelor Tourism Management (Hons)
Bachelor Transportation Systems Engineering Beng (Hons)

Programs - Master

Master A Masters Degree in Chinese Language and Literature / Postgraduate Diploma
Master A Masters Degree in Corporate Finance
Master A Masters Degree in Design
Master A Masters Degree in English Language and Literature
Master A Masters Degree in English Language Teaching
Master A Masters Degree in Nursing
Master A Masters Degree in Physical Therapy
Master A Masters Degree in Social Work
Master Automotive Engineering Design Master of Science Degree
Master Building Services Engineering, Master of Engineering
Master China Business Management Master of Science Degree
Master Chinese Culture Master of Arts Degree
Master Chinese Linguistics Master of Arts Degree
Master Civil Engineering and Master of Science Degree
Master Clothing and Textile Master of Arts Degree
Master Construction and Real Estate Master of Science Degree / Postgraduate Diploma
Master Construction Law and Dispute Resolution Master of Science Degree / Postgraduate Diploma
Master Corporate Governance Masters Degree
Master Doctor of Business Administration
Master Doctorate in Medical Science
Master Doctorate in Social Work
Master Doctorate of Hotel and Tourism Management
Master Education and A Masters Degree in Child Psychology From
Master Engineering Business Management Master of Science Degree / Postgraduate Diploma Or Manufacturing Systems Engineering Msc / Postgraduate Diploma
Master English Language Arts Master of Arts Degree
Master Fashion and Textile Design Master of Arts Degree
Master Fire and Safety Engineering Master of Science Degree / Postgraduate Diploma
Master Global Supply Chain Management Master of Science Degree / Postgraduate Diploma
Master Guidance and Counseling Master of Arts Degree
Master Health Information Technology Master of Science Degree
Master Information Technology Master of Science Degree
Master Integrated Engineering, A Master of Science Degree In
Master International Hotel Management Master of Science Degree / Postgraduate Diploma
Master International Shipping and Logistics Management Msc / Postgraduate Diploma
Master International Tourism and Exhibition Management Msc / Postgraduate Diploma
Master Management Master of Science Degree (Human Resource Management)
Master Management Master of Science Degree (Operations Management)
Master Management Master of Science Degree (Public Sector Management)
Master Mapping & Gis Master of Science Degree / Postgraduate Diploma (Geographic Information)
Master Mapping and Geographic Information Science Msc / Postgraduate Diploma (Measurement)
Master Master of Business Administration
Master Master of Occupational Therapy
Master Master of Professional Accounting / Postgraduate Diploma
Master Master of Science Degree in Accounting
Master Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering
Master Master of Science in Building Services Engineering
Master Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
Master Master of Science in Electronic and Information Engineering
Master Master of Science in Electronic Commerce
Master Master of Science in Environmental Management and Engineering
Master Master of Science in Facilities Management
Master Master of Science in Industrial Logistics Systems
Master Master of Science in Information Systems
Master Master of Science in International Shipping and Logistics Management
Master Master of Science in Knowledge Management
Master Master of Science in Manipulative Physiotherapy
Master Master of Science in Marketing Management
Master Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Master Master of Science in Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences
Master Master of Science in Quality Management
Master Master of Science in Software Technology
Master Master of Science in Sports Physiotherapy
Master Master of Science in Technology Management
Master Master of Teaching Chinese As A Foreign Language Literature
Master Master of Translation and Interpreting Literature
Master Medical Laboratory Science and A Master of Science Degree In
Master Medical Nursing Master of Science Degree (Infection Control)
Master Neural Rehabilitation Physical Therapy Master of Science Degree
Master Nursing Master of Science Degree
Master Occupational Therapy Master of Science Degree
Master Of Science Degree in Sustainable Urban Development
Master Optometry Master of Science Degree
Master People with Developmental Disabilities Rehabilitation Master of Science Degree
Master Phd in Engineering
Master Professional Japanese Master of Arts Degree
Master Project Management Msc / Postgraduate Diploma
Master Rehabilitation Sciences Master of Science Degree
Master Social Policy and Social Development of A Master of Arts Degree
Master Social Work Master of Arts Degree (Family Centered Practice and Family Therapy)
Master Social Work Master of Arts Degree (Mental Health)
Master Technology Applied Mathematics Msc / Postgraduate Diploma (Actuarial and Investment in Science)
Master Technology Master of Science Degree in Applied Mathematics / Postgraduate Diploma (Decision Sciences)
Master The Financial Masters Degree (Investment Management)
Master The Financial Masters Degree (Wealth Management)
Master The Multimedia Keyi Master of Science Degree
Master The Professional English Literature Masters Degree
Universities related to Hong Kong Polytechnic University

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TitleBachelorMaster
871University of Hong Kong18,775 USD18,775 USD
992Chinese University of Hong Kong18,647 USD18,647 USD
1123Hong Kong University of Science and Technology18,004 USD5,414 USD
1194City University of Hong Kong15,431 USD15,431 USD
3866Hong Kong Baptist University15,431 USD15,431 USD

Universities in this country

In order to obtain accurate information, please refer to the official website of the educational institution.
TitleCityBachelorMaster
871University of Hong KongHong Kong18,775 USD18,775 USD
992Chinese University of Hong KongHong Kong18,647 USD18,647 USD
1123Hong Kong University of Science and TechnologyHong Kong18,004 USD5,414 USD
1194City University of Hong KongHong Kong15,431 USD15,431 USD
3866Hong Kong Baptist UniversityHong Kong15,431 USD15,431 USD