About Us

Faculty of Humanities (FH) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University is a leading tertiary education provider in Greater China and Asia in the fields of applied language sciences, intercultural communication and Chinese culture studies.

Gaining strength in areas such as speech therapy, creative culture industries and health communication, FH is emerging as a leader in applied language sciences and bilingual China studies in Asia Pacific and the world.

The Faculty has six constituent units:


FH serves two groups of students. In addition to students studying in FH programmes, the Faculty also serves all PolyU students taking language and general education subjects. All five units in the Faculty work to help our students to enhance their language competence in both English and Chinese, and to develop skills in extensive reading, writing and critical thinking.

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