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    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

    Hung Hom, Hong KongLocation
    PolytechnicSchool type
    Estd 1937established year
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    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU), is a UGC funded university having 2 campuses. PolyU offers diploma, associate, bachelors and research degrees to students in 8 areas of study. It has been ranked #31 in Asia for academics and research quality. PolyU also ranked #7 in top 50 under 50 universities. The university also has a good employability rate.


    University type Public
    Campus Urban
    Residential Halls 15
    Graduate Employability Rate 88.9%
    No. of Faculties/SchoolsHighlights 6/2
    No. of Courses Offered 220+
    Applications Accepted Online
    Application Fee HKD 450
    Part Time Job Available, to support studies

    Programs and On-Campus Accommodation

    • Some of the top 50 ranked courses offered at PolyU are: Hospitality & Leisure Management, Civil/Structural Engineering, Art & Design, Architecture & Built Environment, Nursing, Linguistics, etc.
    • There are 15 residential halls, which can accommodate both UG and PG students at PolyU.

    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Application Process

    • Documents required: Copy of passport/visa, post-secondary transcripts/certificate, statement of purpose, letters of reference, etc. The following documents required for:
      • PG admissions- Bachelor/master degree, employer’s recommendation (if applicable), research proposal’s brief description and publications record.
    • Application deadlines: Early Consideration- November 20; Normal Consideration- January 15, 2019; Extended Consideration- March 15, 2019
    • Additional Requirements: There may be an interview/test, depending upon the choice of course.
    • Interview/Test dates: If application is selected then, students will be intimidated about interview/test. They are conducted from October 2018 to May 2019.
    • English Language Test Score Requirements:
    Test Name Required Score
    IELTS 6.0
    TOEFL (IBT) 80
    TOEFL (PBT) 550

    Cost of Attendance

    Expenses Total Cost
    Tuition Fee HKD 140,000
    Accommodation Fee HKD 12,500
    Meals HKD 40,000
    Other Expenses HKD 11,000
    Total HKD 203,500


    Various scholarships are offered to international students at PolyU. Students can apply for scholarships through the same application portal.

    Important Dates

    ProgramApplication DeadlineFees
    B.Eng Aviation Engineering
    Normal (15th Jan 2019)
    Extended (15th Mar 2019)
    $15,493 /Yr
    B.Eng Civil Engineering
    Normal (15th Jan 2019)
    Extended (15th Mar 2019)
    $15,493 /Yr
    USD 15,493/Yr
    Application Deadline: 15 Jan, 2019
    USD 15,493/Yr
    Application Deadline: 15 Jan, 2019
    USD 15,500/Yr
    Application Deadline: 15 Jan, 2019
    USD 15,493/Yr
    Application Deadline: 15 Jan, 2019


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    Overall #91 out of 1200 in Global Ranking

    Engineering #91 out of 1200 in Global Ranking
    Arts #91 out of 1200 in Global Ranking
    Design #91 out of 1200 in Global Ranking
    Mathematics #91 out of 1200 in Global Ranking

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    Attendance Cost


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    The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

    Tuition fees
    Undergraduate Programs
    $15,493 / Year
    Post Graduate Program
    $511 / Year
    11 Yuk Choi Rd

    Nearby This Campus

    • Bus Station
    • Train Station
    • Book Store
    • Restaurant
    • Shopping Mall
    • Airport

    Bus Station

    Hung Hom Railway Station0.11 km
    MTR Hung Hom Station0.17 km
    Hung Hom Station0.18 km
    Cross Harbour Tunnel Toll Plaza0.20 km
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    Book Store

    My Book Cottage0.47 km
    McBarron Book Company0.83 km
    Commercial Press Tsim Sha Tsui Store0.86 km
    Breakthrough Book Gallery0.99 km
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    Shopping Mall

    iSQUARE1.16 km
    The Laguna Mall1.27 km
    The Peninsula Boutique1.32 km
    The Sun Arcade1.36 km
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    Train Station

    Hung Hom Station0.24 km


    Regal Kowloon Hotel0.66 km
    Novotel Hong Kong Nathan Road Kowloon0.83 km
    Yamm0.89 km
    Fung Shing Restaurant2.40 km
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    Heliport1.28 km
    Helipad 21.30 km
    Helipad 11.31 km
    SKYRA Travel Retail Ltd. Hong Kong1.33 km
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    *All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary


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