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The Outstanding BRE Alumni Award 2020


The Outstanding BRE Alumni Award 2020



Established in the 1930s, as part of the ongoing commitment, the Department of Building and Real Estate (BRE) has been offering a selection of comprehensive academic programmes to nurture preferred graduates for the construction industry. Our alumni have excelled in their professions in the region and beyond. The Outstanding BRE Alumni Award aims to give public recognition to outstanding graduates of the Department for their distinguished accomplishments in their professions and staunch contributions to the community.




The nominee must be a bona fide graduate who has successfully completed regular full-time or part-time programmes offered by BRE (forerunners: ‘Building Department’, ‘Department of Building, Surveying and Structural Engineering’ & ‘Department of Building and Surveying’) which lead to academic awards offered by the Department.


Selection Criteria

The major selection criteria include the nominee’s :

  1. Personal achievements / accomplishments in his / her profession ;
  2. Contribution to the community in which he / she lives;
  3. Contribution to the built environment development ; and
  4. Support to PolyU / BRE and the alumni development.


Result Announcement

The Outstanding BRE Alumni Award 2020 - Awardees

The Department of Building and Real Estate is very delighted to present its 'Outstanding BRE Alumni Award' to the two distinguished graduates in recognition of their remarkable accomplishments in their profession and significant contributions to the Department, PolyU and the community. Their illustrious achievements and valuable contributions have earned them the very well-deserved honour.

The two awardees are listed as follows:

Profile photo of Au Choi Kai-s

Sr AU Choi Kai, SBS
Higher Diploma in Surveying (Building Surveying) (Year of Award : 1974)

Former Director of Buildings, Buildings Department, The Government of HKSAR
Brief Biography




Sr Tony TSE Wai Chuen, BBS
Higher Diploma in Surveying (Year of Award : 1976)
Member of the Legislative Council for Architectural, Surveying, Planning and Landscape

Brief Biography


Award for Winners

Each winner will receive an Outstanding BRE Alumni Award trophy.



'The Outstanding BRE Alumni Award 2020'
Department of Building and Real Estate
ZS725, SouthTower, 7/F, Block Z
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Tel : (852) 2766 5815
Fax : (852) 2764 5131
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Notice On Revocation of Awards

Failure to provide complete and accurate information may result in disqualification of the nominee.

After an award is presented, it may be withdrawn by the Department when it is deemed appropriate. The Department reserves all rights to modify the above rules and criteria at all time or waive compliance with such rules at its sole discretion provided that the decision lives up to the spirit and purposes of the Outstanding BRE Alumni Award.


Outstanding BRE Alumni Award of Past Years


BRE Alumni who won Outstanding PolyU Alumni Awards



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