First-year Experience

PolyU Orientation Programme 2020

Welcome to PolyU! As a new member of this big family, you are cordially invited to the PolyU Orientation Programme 2020. You can explore a wide range of opportunities that you may get involved on campus. This will also be a valuable occasion for you to get to know your department and the University services. Please refer to the details as follows:

Faculty / School Orientation Sessions (31 August to 3 September 2020)

All freshmen need to attend an online Orientation Session organised by their Faculties / Schools. Details of your programme of study and student services will be introduced to you at the online Faculty/School Orientation Session. Please refer to the schedule below and details of the login information provided by your Faculty/School.



Faculty of Applied Science and Textiles

Department of Applied Biology and Chemical Technology

Department of Applied Mathematics

Department of Applied Physics

Institute of Textiles and Clothing

Faculty of Business

Department of Logistics and Maritime Studies

Department of Management and Marketing

School of Accounting and Finance

Faculty of Construction and Environment

Department of Building and Real Estate

Department of Building Services Engineering

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics

Faculty of Engineering

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Department of Computing

Department of Electrical Engineering

Department of Electronic and Information Engineering

Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Interdisciplinary Division of Aeronautical and Aviation Engineering

Faculty of Health and Social Sciences

Department of Applied Social Sciences

Department of Health Technology and Informatics

Department of Rehabilitation Sciences

School of Nursing

School of Optometry

Faculty of Humanities

Department of Chinese Culture

Department of Chinese and Bilingual Studies

Department of English

School of Design


School of Hotel and Tourism Management


(For the exact schedule, please click your department to view the programme rundown)

Orientation Info Day (4 September 2020)

Through interacting with our staff and student representatives on the online platform, you will have the opportunity to explore the PolyU’s services, co-curricular programmes, student bodies and activities. Details are as follows: 

Date                               :  4 September 2020 (Friday)
Hong Kong Time (HKT) : 12:00 - 18:00
Website & QR Code      :  https://sao.polyu.edu.hk/OID   


Pre-registration is not required. Come and join us! 

Information Session for Non-local Undergraduate Students
(2 September 2020)

To allow all non-local freshmen to get familiar with the University and Hong Kong, an information session will be arranged for you. Useful tips on campus life and essential information related to living in Hong Kong will be shared during this gathering. To better prepare yourself for a new chapter of life, please attend this online information session, scheduled for 2 September 2020, Wednesday at 3:00 p.m. (Hong Kong Time). Click here for the details of the Information Session.