vision and mission

Today, our academic and research works have gained important national and international recognitions, reflecting the popularity of our academic programmes and the quality of our cutting-edge academic and applied research, as evidenced by our world rankings including:-

Best Global Universities Rankings 2019 by the U.S. News and World Report

  • 16th in the subject of “Engineering”
  • 34th in the subject of “Computer Science”

Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019

  • 70th in the subject of “Engineering and Technology”

Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2019

  • 70th in the broad subject area of “Engineering and Technology”
  • Top 100 in the subjects of “Computer Science and Information Systems”, “Engineering - Electrical and Electronic” as well as “Engineering - Mechanical , Aeronautical and Manufacturing”

Field-Weighted Citation Impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) research

  • 8th, the highest ranking among Hong Kong universities under the study by Times Higher Education and supported by Elsevier’s Scopus database

(Note: The respective subjects above cover the Faculty of Engineering as well as individual units across The Hong Kong Polytechnic University working in the areas.)