The event was preceded by a similar conflict at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. If you find any aspect of this website inaccessible or encounter any difficulty in use, please contact us at ar.webapp@polyu.edu.hk [7] It is the largest public tertiary institution in terms of number of students. The Hong Kong Polytechnic University School of Design. 8th International Conference on Power Electronics Systems and Applications. Student Affairs Office, Student Life Situated in Wood Road, Wanchai, the School was the first publicly funded, post-secondary technical institution in Hong Kong. [53] The university has been described as being a battleground during the conflict. Student Life Global Engagement Office, Admission for 2021/22 opens for Chinese mainland candidates with JEE qualifications, Highlights The University reserves the right to amend the information without prior notification. The University reserves the right to amend the information without prior notification. It is situated across the northwestern side of the main campus, separated by Chatham Road. Others, Achievements Faculty of Applied Science and Textiles, Achievements [12] Apart from buildings named after donors, the rotundas which connects the buildings are identified in English letters (from cores and blocks A to Z, without K, O and I). As of 2020, the university ranks 25th in Asia by THE,[8] 15th in young universities by THE, and 75th internationally by QS.[9]. Faculty of Engineering, Research It is the fourth year that PolyU research teams snatched the prestigious awards at the world's largest multi-sector event for fostering development and commercialisation of innovations. The six-storey library provides 3,900 study spaces and is equipped with a 24-hour study centre and audio-visual information areas. Female residents: Xuemin Hall (7,8/F). 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By continuing to browse the site without changing your privacy settings, you are consenting to our use of Cookies. Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, PolyU magazine "Excel x Impact" Autumn issue, Highlights There are two student halls of residence buildings provided by the university, in Hung Hom Bay and Ho Man Tin. An introductory lecture exclusively for PolyU FENG students Established in 2001 under the auspices of PolyU, the Hong Kong Community College (HKCC) is a self-financed post-secondary institution which offers associate degree and higher diploma programmes spanning the domains of arts, science, social sciences, business, health care and design for senior secondary school leavers. The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Hyperspectral Face Database (PolyU-HSFD). The Hong Kong Polytechnic University has a total of 28,499 students, with approximately 7,622 students enrolled in taught postgraduate programmes and a further 1,819 in MPhil/PhD degree programmes. PolyU Design We are hiring YOU! There are multiple sports facilities, including two swimming pools (Block X and Michael Clinton Swimming Pool), 2 indoor sports grounds (Shaw Sports Complex and Kwong On Jubilee Sports Centre), an outdoor sports ground (Keith Legg Sports Field) with basketball and soccer fields and jogging track, 2 outdoor tennis courts, and a joint-sports centre. Global Engagement Office, Teaching & Learning Ho Man Tin – Co-ed halls for both all students: 3-7/F (Purple), 5-9/F (Blue), 10-14/F (Green), 12-16/F (Yellow), 17-21/F (Orange), 19-23/F (Red), 24-25/F is warden's floor. To facilitate the implementation of cross-disciplinary research through collaborations among faculties and schools and other local and overseas institutions and partners, PolyU established a wide variety of research laboratories, institutes and centres, e.g. The Jockey Club Auditorium began operation in 2000. Academic Registry, Events Founded in 1972, Hong Kong Polytechnic University offers a broad range of degrees in applied science and textiles, business, tourism management, construction and environment, engineering, health and social sciences, and design and humanities. An Internationally Recognized University - Located in the heart of Asia The Hong Kong Polytechnic University is committed to education and preparing students to becoming global citizens through quality learning and teaching. Faculty of Engineering, PolyU’s School of Nursing re-designated as a World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Community Health Services, Events [46], Numerous pro-democracy groups, including more than a dozen legislators and 19 student organisations, protested the decision of the committee. Student Affairs Office, How they've made PolyU their home away from home, Student Life It became a fully accredited university and one of the government-funded degree-granting tertiary institutions in 1994. [13], Block Z is the eighth phase of the campus expansion project. More Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Admission for 2021/22 opens for international students, Teaching & Learning Another two students were ordered to serve terms of community service. 7-Dec-2020. Others, PolyU scholar receives Guanghua Engineering Science and Technology Award, Achievements It houses facilities for the School of Design, including exhibition areas, multi-functional classrooms and lecture theatres, design studios and workshops, as well as a communal lounge. PolyU's research focus areas include: aerospace, aviation, big data and AI, food safety, health science, infrastructure monitoring, intelligent construction, sustainability and smart city. Academic Registry, Realising student-athletes’ dreams to excel in both academia and sports, Teaching & Learning This page was last edited on 17 December 2020, at 01:59. Alumni Affairs and Development Office, Highlights Our taught postgraduate programmes play a major role in upgrading the professional competence of people currently in employment. No avenue for appeal from a decision of the committee is available. Academic Registry. Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, PolyU wins three TechConnect Global Innovation Awards, Achievements It was alleged that they had made defamatory comments, assaulted a staff member and damaged property, all of which accusations were denied by the students. More than 280 protesters were injured while more than 1,000 persons were arrested. The Innovation Tower is located at the northwestern side of the university campus. Associate Professor Assistant Professor Research Assistant Professor Visit page: PolyU Design . The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) is a world-class university with leading research in multiple disciplines, making bold advances to break new ground. On 18 November, the police attempted to enter the campus again using tear gas, rubber bullets, bean bags, and sponge grenades. The siege of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University occurred during the 2019–20 Hong Kong protests on the campus of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Others, A gift that adds meaning to your graduation, Highlights [48][49][50][51] The police then blocked all exits of the university campus and requested all protesters inside to surrender. It gained approval from the University and Polytechnic Grants Committee (UGC) for self-accreditation of degree programmes on 25 November 1994, granting full university status and changing its name to The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. The tower was designed by Zaha Hadid. [55] This resulted in a 3-days long standoff. Others. See latest updates: PolyU Design newsfeed PolyU SPEED, in collaboration with The Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors HKIS, held a workshop on “Project Cost Benefit Analysis – New Perspectives”. [54] The university was later sealed off by police, only several protesters managed to escape. [16], The University's teaching units are grouped under 8 faculties and schools, offering over 150 postgraduate, undergraduate taught programmes.[17]. The university offers over 160 taught programmes for more than 25,800 students every year. Your browser is not the latest version. Innovation and Technology Development Office | Faculty of Applied Science and Textiles | Faculty of Engineering, Research Others, Highlights The Government Trade School was founded in 1937. [15] Two centres operated until 1976 at Hung Hom and Quarry Bay, merging into the present building in 1976. Our researchers uncover knowledge and transform research excellence into impactful innovation. It is one of the largest and densest educational campus in the world. PolyU has 8 faculties and schools. Hong Kong Polytechnic University is ranked #170 in Best Global Universities. [45], The evidence called at the disciplinary committee hearing, at which the students were denied legal representation, included video footage in which the students were observed shouting and knocking on doors. 15-Oct-2020. We are internationally known for our excellence in professional education and innovative research. The hotel is wholly owned by the university as a teaching and research hotel of the School of Hotel and Tourism Management. The 90,000-strong Hong Kong Professional Teachers' Union described the punishments as excessive. PolyU's main campus, in Hung Hom, Kowloon, was designed by a team led by James Kinoshita from P&T Group in 1972. Schools are ranked according to their performance across a set of widely accepted indicators of excellence. 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