About the Challenge


Are you up for the challenge?

The PolyU Innovation and Entrepreneurship Global Student Challenge (GSC) is an international business plan competition for the best, most innovative and technically viable ideas from the world’s brightest young entrepreneurs.

Offering a unique platform for international academic, cultural and professional exchange, the competition offers a rare opportunity to turn your ideas into real-world products and services.

Explore your potential as an entrepreneur and gain valuable exposure to the business community. Start developing your entrepreneurial portfolio today!

Featuring a University Division and a Secondary School Division, GSC is open to all:

  • Full-time students studying for their first undergraduate degree
  • Secondary school students in Grade 11 or below

(at the time of the Final in June 2017)

Do you have a world-class business idea? Don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to compete against hundreds of the brightest students representing Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, and Central and South America. Your team could win airfare and accommodation to personally present your idea to our panel of internationally respected judges in Hong Kong!