The Council of PolyU is pleased to announce the re-appointment of Professor Jin-Guang Teng as President of the University for five years. Professor Teng’s second term will commence on 1 July 2024, and continue until 30 June 2029. Since his appointment in 2019, PolyU has risen from the 106th to 65th place in the QS World University Rankings and from 171st to 87th in THE World University Rankings 2024, reaffirming its reputation as one of the world’s leading universities.


Dr Lam Tai-fai

In addition to his dedication in nurturing students to become future professionals and leaders with a deep affection for their family and the Nation, as well as a global perspective, Prof. Teng is also committed to fostering interdisciplinary research and transforming research outcomes to meet societal needs. I believe PolyU will continue to excel and forge ahead as an innovative worldclass university under the outstanding leadership of Prof. Teng.

~ Dr Lam Tai-fai, Council Chairman

Professor Jin-Guang Teng

I feel greatly honoured and humbled by this re-appointment and will continue to do my utmost to elevate the University to new heights in the years ahead. The strong support you have shown to me and my team over the years is also immensely appreciated, and I look forward to your continued support in the future.

~ Professor Jin-Guang Teng, President