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What PolyU SPEED Offers You

PolyU SPEED boasts five TOP advantages within the Hong Kong self-financing tertiary education sector:


1. Well-recognised Degrees:  Awarded by PolyU – a world top 100 university

  • PolyU ranks 57th in《QS World University Rankings》2025 (record high) and 87th in《Times Higher Education World University Rankings》in 2024, one of top 0.5% universities worldwide
  • Well-recognised degree giving you the competitive edge in your future career or study



2. Internationally Revered AACSB Accreditation – the first self-financing institution earning this honour; plus accreditation/recognition by 28 professional bodies



3. Excellence in Research - consistently ranked Top 3 in funded research projects

Consistently ranked Top 3 in research funding within the self-financed sector, and ranked first in the total number of funded projects in Research Grants Council’s Competitive Research Funding Schemes for the Local Self-financing Degree Sector 2022/23. Learn more



4. Top-notch Faculty – close to 90% doctorally-qualified

Most lecturers possess doctoral qualifications, including one professor ranking among top 2% scientists worldwide


5. Strong Graduate Employability - well sought after by leading corporations

  • Graduate employment rate on par with UGC-funded counterparts; employers include HSBC, CLP Power Hong Kong, HK Electric, MTR, Sun Hung Kai Properties, The Peninsula Hong Kong, Ocean Park, Hospital Authority, and Health Bureau, etc.
  • Average employment rate of graduates in 2022 was 85.6%, with an average salary of HK$21,700
  • CPCE Employability Services Office (CESO) supports you in preparing for employment through provision of international industry-related learning experiences, such as internships, career fairs and other activities
  • Discover Successful Stories of PolyU SPEED Students/Graduates


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6. Diversified programme choices matching your needs

Business and Hospitality Management
Languages and Communication
Science, Engineering and Health Studies
Social Sciences, Humanities and Design

20 full-time/part-time programmes in the disciplines of:

4 full-time programmes in the discipline of: 

13 full-time/part-time programmes in the disciplines of:

7 full-time/part-time programmes in the disciplines of:



7. Over HK$5 million in scholarships and studentships annually to recognise students' achievements

  • PolyU SPEED Scholarships: A total of about HK$13.8 million awarded to 854 awardees in 2023
  • Government’s annual Self-financing Post-secondary Scholarship Scheme: A total of HK$3.85 million was awarded to 138 PolyU SPEED students and graduates from 2020/21 to 2022/23
  • Learn about Scholarships and Studentships 



8. Work-Integrated Education and Service-Learning boosting your employability

  • Work-integrated Education (WIE) equips you with generic and technical skills relevant to your profession
  • Service-Learning subjects integrating academic study with meaningful community service and self-reflection to enrich your learning experiences while benefitting the community
  • Substantial resources for developing your work-based generic skills


alumni network

9. Extensive alumni network helping you stay connected



10. Curricular and co-curricular activities broadening your horizons

  • Outbound internship opportunities to many countries and cities including Cambodia, Guam, Mainland China and Thailand
  • Overseas study tours and case competitions
  • International Summer School programme for you to pursue studies in selected overseas universities for cultural exchange


11. State-of-the-Art campuses supporting your learning

  • Classes conducted on PolyU Hung Hom Bay Campus and PolyU West Kowloon Campus
  • Vibrant college life on campuses equipped with advanced facilities including classrooms, lecture theatres, purpose-built labs and studios, libraries, computer centres…