The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) offers master in finance and other business management degree programmes for passionate learners. The faculty consists of three subsidiary units, namely the School of Accounting and Finance, Department of Logistics and Maritime Studies, and the Department of Management and Marketing. The faculty pursues IDEAS - Innovation-driven Education and Scholarship as the core principle of education. With the synergy of three academic units, PolyU Faculty of Business will continue to move forward and strive to be the best business school in Asia. Throughout the years, the Faculty of Business has made remarkable progress in higher education and research. We reached the 1st place in the Thomson Reuters' ISI Web of Science 2013-15 Shipping Research data, showing our strength in knowledge exchange. On the global university ranking by subjects, we were listed 11th of ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (GRAS) 2017: Management, while in the Business & Management Studies discipline of the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017, our business school was ranked 40th. Such encouraging results motivate us to further invest in high calibre staff and innovative research projects in order to accomplish the vision of being the best business school in the region.
In PolyU, the quality of education is imperative. Our focus is not only on routine classroom exchanges, but also on the exposure of our students. We recognise the insights and depth of knowledge needed to promote student competitiveness, so we realise such goal through Innovation-driven Education and Scholarship (IDEAS). Our students are offered with chances to participate in overseas exchange programmes and placement opportunity under our mandatory Work-Integrated Education programme. On the other hand, we have also introduced the IDEAS Emerging Scholars Scheme for students to gain international exposure. The scheme offers full sponsorship for eligible students to study in some of the best business schools in the UK or the USA during summer break. Our honourable partners include the London School of Economics and Political Science and University of California, Berkeley. Other academic awards such as full scholarship for exchange and academic scholarships are also available for outstanding students.
In PolyU Faculty of Business, we offer various business management degree courses in the following subject areas: Corporate Governance, Finance, Professional Accounting, Global Supply Chain Management, Quality Management, International Shipping and Transport Logistics, Human Resource and Marketing Management. Our programmes are carefully designed and cutting-edge researches are conducted to meet the challenges in the ever-changing world. Students will be greatly benefited by studying in such a leading business school located in the thriving and robust economy of Hong Kong.