The Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Figures
1994/1995


Student Numbers and Student Profile

Student Numbers for Programmes Funded by University Grants Committee

By Award

1994 / 1995

Headcounts

Full-time Equivalents

Research Postgraduate

266

(1%)

236

(2%)

Taught Postgraduate

2297

(11%)

836

(6%)

Undergraduate

8195

(39%)

7367

(56%)

Subdegree

10250

(49%)

4779

(36%)

Total

21008

(100%)

13218

(100%)

 

By Mode by Faculty

1994 / 1995

Headcounts

Full-time Equivalents

Full-time

10698

(51%)

10080

(76%)

Applied Science & Textiles

1891

(9%)

1891

(14%)

Business & Information Systems

2548

(12%)

2358

(18%)

Communication

1117

(5%)

1117

(8%)

Construction & Land Use

1619

(8%)

1571

(12%)

Engineering

2117

(10%)

1737

(13%)

Health & Social Studies

1406

(7%)

1406

(11%)

Part-time

10310

(49%)

3138

(24%)

Applied Science & Textiles

1790

(9%)

553

(4%)

Business & Information Systems

3023

(14%)

768

(6%)

Communication

163

(1%)

84

(1%)

Construction & Land Use

1521

(7%)

416

(3%)

Engineering

2295

(11%)

687

(5%)

Health & Social Studies

1518

(7%)

630

(5%)

Total

21008

(100%)

13218

(100%)

 


Student Profile for Programmes Funded by University Grants Committee

1994 / 1995
Full-time Part-time
Sex Ratio ( Male : Female ) 1.4 : 1 1.7 : 1
Average Age in Years 21 29

 

Note 1: As of November 1994.
Note 2: Excluding research postgraduate students counted outside the formal time limit and the research postgraduate student number target approved by the University Grants Committee, as well as students enrolled on the blister programme in Social Work at Diploma level in full-time mode at Government's request.

 

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Graduate Numbers and Graduate Employment

Number of Award Recipients for Programmes Funded by
University Grants Committee

By Mode by Faculty

1994 / 1995

Full-time

Part-time

Applied Science & Textiles

609

(8%)

572

(8%)

Business & Information Systems

734

(10%)

1085

(15%)

Communication

347

(5%)

57

(1%)

Construction & Land Use

539

(7%)

637

(9%)

Engineering

659

(9%)

1038

(14%)

Health & Social Studies

505

(7%)

503

(7%)

Total

3393

(47%)

3892

(53%)

 

Note : As of September 1995.

 

Graduate Employment for Programmes Funded by University Grants Committee

Monthly Salary of Full-time Graduates in Employment

1994 Survey

Research & Taught Post- graduate

Under- graduate

Sub- degree

Overall Average in HK$

18526

10668

9772

Percentage Increase over Previous Year

-

+8%

+12%

 

Percentage of Full-time Graduates
by Employment Status/Sector

1994 Survey

Research & Taught Post- graduate

Under- graduate

Sub- degree

Industry

17%

18%

21%

Commerce/Professional

33%

56%

32%

Education/Government/Other Sectors

50%

19%

15%

Further Studies - 4% 29%
Unemployed/Others - 3% 3%

 

Note : The Graduate Employment Survey is held in December each year. Students who participated in the 1994 Survey graduated in the academic year 1993/94.

 

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Extra-curricular Educational Programmes for Full-time Students

1994 / 1995

Number of Programmes

Number of Participants

Physical Education Programmes

214

3650

Complementary Studies Programmes

138

4457

Counselling Group Programmes

103

2860

Leadership Development Programmes

1

90

Dinner Talks

12

607

 

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Staff Establishment Funded by University Grants Committee

1994 / 1995

Number of Posts

Academic Departments [Note 1]

1541

(52%)

Academic Grade Staff

1047

(36%)

Non-academic Grade Staff

494

(17%)

Non-academic Departments [Note 2]

1400

(48%)

Administrative & Professional Grade Staff

280

(10%)

General/Technical & Ancillary Grade Staff

1120

(38%)

Total

2941

(100%)

 

Note 1: Excluding part-time visiting lecturers and additional posts for the blister programme in Social Work & language enhancement programmes upon Government's request, but including temporary posts and the 25 part-time fieldwork supervisors in the Department of Applied Social Studies.
Note 2: Non-academic departments include Offices of the President, faculty offices, administrative units, central support services and staff club.
Note 3: Based on the approved staff establishment funded by the recurrent income of the University as of October 1994.

 

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Research

Expenditure from Research Grants

1994 / 1995

HK$Million

134.3

 

On-going Research Projects Funded
by Research Grants & External Funds [Note]

1994 / 1995

Cumulative Funding
HK$Million

Number

Faculty of Applied Science & Textiles

84.8

(21%)

302

(22%)
Faculty of Business & Information Systems

43.3

(11%)

229

(17%)
Faculty of Communication

29.7

(8%)

100

(7%)
Faculty of Construction & Land Use

65.3

(16%)

216

(16%)
Faculty of Engineering

109.9

(28%)

318

(23%)
Faculty of Health & Social Studies

37.7

(10%)

171

(13%)
Educational Development Unit

16.2

(4%)

7

(1%)
Industrial Centre

8.7

(2%)

13

(1%)
Pao Yue-kong Library

0.3

(<0.5%)

1

(<0.5%)
Total

396

(100%)

1357

(100%)

 

Note: As of June 1995.

 

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Income and Expenditure for Activities Funded by
University Grants Committee

Income

1994 / 1995

HK$Million

Fees Income

310.7

(19%)
Government Subvention

1242.9

(74%)
Others

120.3

(7%)
Total

1673.9

(100%)

 

Expenditure

1994 / 1995

HK$Million

Salaries/Wages (plus Superannuation/Gratuity)

1131.5

(61%)
Staff's Fringe Benefits

188.4

(10%)
Equipment & Fittings

101.2

(5%)
Others

438.4

(24%)
Total

1859.5

(100%)

 

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Student Unit Cost for Programmes Funded by
University Grants Committee

Recurrent Expenditure Per Full-time Equivalent Student

1994 / 1995

HK$Thousand

139

 

Recurrent Expenditure Per Full-time Equivalent Student
by Award

1994 / 1995

HK$Thousand

Research Postgraduate

300

Taught Postgraduate

163

Undergraduate

137

Subdegree

129

 

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