Message from the Director

Welcome to The Institute of Advanced Executive Education (IAEE) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU), your Learning Vista for Dynamic Transformation.

We provide advanced executive education for senior executives and professionals. The IAEE’s programmes are unique. When shaping each individual programme, we incorporate four “I” elements, representing Innovation, International, Interdisciplinary and Integration. With an emphasis on providing niche interdisciplinary advanced executive education programmes drawing upon the University’s unique disciplines, IAEE is dedicated to preparing senior executives and professionals for their personal career growth and professional advancement, and their organisations for future challenges.

  • Our Executive Master Programmes offer formal award-bearing qualifications to gain advanced in-depth knowledge and new perspectives to spearhead your career and fine-tune the competitive advantages of your organisation.
  • Our Open Programmes provide senior executives and professionals with flexible career enhancement options and exclusive networking opportunities in small class setting.
  • Our Bespoke Programmes are fully customized to corporate needs, aiming to inspire, enrich and empower participants for significant outcomes for your organisations.

IAEE helps you to add value to your organization and the community. Our programmes are delivered by our world-class faculty staff and distinguished Professors of Practice, from a variety of disciplines, who are successful examples themselves to share insights first hand, offering you innovative and application driven learning solutions. To keep our programmes on the cutting edge, IAEE has also brought together world-renowned scholars, business leaders and senior professionals through PolyU’s strategic alliance networks and long-standing partnerships with leading universities and corporations overseas and in the Chinese mainland. The result is a superior learning experience that combines the best of local, regional and global knowledge and practice.

Our management and administration team are staffed by professionals dedicated to give you an edge in your business pursuits through education and training and effective knowledge transfer. Please browse around our website for the different types of niche programmes we offer and our success stories. Contact us at (852) 3400 8476 or We look forward to forging a partnership with you and your organisation to add value and achieve sustainable success through a transformational learning journey.