The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Rankings

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In the World#252 of 14178
In Asia#22 of 5833
In China#11 of 960
In Hong Kong#3 of 11
In Business#20 of 6,665

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
2%
Enrollment
27,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Chinese;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
74,201
Citations
1,926,237

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University majors

by publication count

Computer science
11,530
Materials science
11,486
Engineering
6,311
Medicine
4,551
Chemistry
4,064
Business
3,935
Mathematics
3,927
Psychology
3,551
Environmental science
1,890
Economics
1,767
Physics
1,609
Biology
1,252
Sociology
1,025
Geology
682
Geography
660
Political science
595
History
102
Art
42
Philosophy
34

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Engineering22191,458
Business29169,854
Materials science78305,059
Computer science103240,272
Environmental science12369,301
Economics12687,240
Mathematics19096,461
Geography28014,575
Psychology282125,481
Political science2948,699
Sociology30520,003
Chemistry319163,610
History356879
Medicine521103,890
Geology5409,729
Physics60829,418
Biology87946,535
Art114760
Philosophy138341

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990151
1991090
1992182
1993293
19941883
1995188157
1996296264
1997471584
19986221011
19997451662
20008812793
200111514402
200213836841
200314029506
2004151213762
2005173118133
2006200924762
2007211731846
2008202639858
2009250949863
2010257960658
2011270177447
2012264792039
20132705108609
20142820125995
20153288135092
20163569139353
20174157150958
20184619152520
20195187194423
20205710236089

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate2%
Admissions RequirementsLocal Student, Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE); Non local student, an academic level equivalent to GCE A level standard, or International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - January; January-June). Also Summer Term, June to August
Enrollment27,500
Full time employee3,250
Student:staff ratio8:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$6,250$500
International students$8,750$3,750

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine++++
Engineering | IT++++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
Bachelor's Degree HonoursChemical Engineering
Postgraduate Certificate/DiplomaAccountancy
Master's DegreeAccountancy, Business Administration, Finance, Management, Transport Management
Master of PhilosophyAccountancy, Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics, Arts and Humanities, Asian Religious Studies, Asian Studies, Biology, Building Technologies, Chinese, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Education, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, English, English Studies, Environmental Engineering, Fashion Design, Finance, Food Science, Foreign Languages Education, Human Resources, Industrial Engineering, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marine Transport, Marketing, Mechanical Engineering, Medical Technology, Nanotechnology, Native Language Education, Neurology, Nursing, Operations Research, Optometry, Orthopaedics, Philosophy, Physics, Public Administration, Radiology, Real Estate, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Surveying and Mapping, Systems Analysis, Textile Design, Translation and Interpretation, Transport Management
Doctor's DegreeAccountancy, Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics, Arts and Humanities, Asian Studies, Biology, Building Technologies, Business Administration, Chinese, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Design, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, English, English Studies, Environmental Engineering, Fashion Design, Finance, Health Sciences, Hotel Management, Human Resources, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medical Technology, Nautical Science, Nursing, Operations Research, Optometry, Psychology, Real Estate, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Robotics, Social Sciences, Social Work, Surveying and Mapping, Textile Technology, Tourism, Translation and Interpretation

General info

Alternative namesPolyU
香港理工大學
Founded1937
WikipediaHong Kong Polytechnic University
AccreditationEducation Bureau
MottoTo learn and to apply, for the benefit of mankind
Academic structureFaculty of Applied Science and Textiles
Faculty of Business
Faculty of Construction and Environment
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Health and Social Sciences
Faculty of Humanities
School of Design
School of Hotel and Tourism Management
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
International Strategic Technology Alliance (ISTA)

Location and Contacts

AddressHung Hom
Hong Kong
China
City population7,501,000
Phone+852 2766 5111
Fax+852 2764 3374

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