The core values of PolyU are enshrined in the following statements.



To learn and to apply, for the benefit of mankind.



Be a leading university that advances and transfers knowledge, and provides the best holistic education for the benefit of Hong Kong, the nation and the world.




To pursue impactful research that benefits the world.



To nurture critical thinkers, effective communicators, innovative problem solvers and socially responsible global citizens.


(c) To foster a University community in which all members can excel in their aspirations with a strong sense of belonging and pride.