Silver League
Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 11 Yuk Choi Road, Hung Hom, Hong Kong

284 World
rank
3 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1994
Short name:
PolyU
Type:
Public
Students:
22060
Faculty:
850
Faculty/Students Ratio:
26
:
1
Web-site:
www.polyu.edu.hk
Region:
Asia
Location:
Hung Hom, Kowloon
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 284 56.838
Teaching 537 34.657
Research 193 68.422
International Diversity 156 70.893
Financial Sustainability 190 73.643
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 114 83.5
Research Perfomance Rankings 270 59.663
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TEACHING
World Rank: 537
Country rank: 4
Score: 34.657
League: World League
Dimension
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name
Indicator
weight
40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 193
Country rank: 2
Score: 68.422
League: Golden League
Dimension
weight
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name
Indicator
weight
40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 156
Country rank: 3
Score: 70.893
League: Golden League
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weight
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name
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weight
10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 190
Country rank: 3
Score: 73.643
League: Golden League
Dimension
weight
Indicator
name
Indicator
weight
10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

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.

Mission Statement

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.