The Faculty of Engineering

Engineering is one of the founding disciplines of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, building on a tradition of engineering excellence for over 80 years. Over the decades, the Faculty of Engineering remains committed to its mission of enhancing the well-being of the community by serving industries and the educational needs of students. Generations of talented young engineers have been nurtured; their vision and leadership have contributed significantly to the development of society in Hong Kong and worldwide.

The Faculty has seven constituent departments and division, namely the Department of Biomedical Engineering, the Department of Computing, the Department of Electrical Engineering, the Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, the Department of Mechanical Engineering and the Interdisciplinary Division of Aeronautical and Aviation Engineering.

We have around 6,000 students pursuing their studies in a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. The majority of our engineering undergraduate programmes are accredited by the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers, a signatory under the Washington Accord.

Our academic and research works have gained recognitions locally and internationally. The popularity of our academic programmes and the quality of our research are reflected in the rankings below:
The Faculty has around 160 academics and over 330 research personnel conducting research with impact on society. The breadth of our research achievement stretches from earth to space and covers strategic areas with a high level of relevance to society. Some of our key achievements are:

For further information about the Faculty, please visit www.polyu.edu.hk/feng. You are also welcome to contact Professor H.C. Man, Dean of Engineering, at hc.man@polyu.edu.hk to discuss your possible career development in the Faculty.