Hong Kong Polytechnic University has a total of 29,984 students,
with approximately 8,537 students enrolled in taught postgraduate
programmes and a further 1,685 in MPhil/PhD degree programmes.
Our taught postgraduate programmes play a major role in upgrading
the professional competence of people currently in employment.
We place special emphasis on applied research without neglecting
basic research. Programmes leading to the awards of Doctor/Master
of Philosophy, Professional Doctorate, Master degree and Postgraduate
Diploma are offered, all of which include varying combinations
of research and coursework.
All of our postgraduate programmes are highly acclaimed for their practicality and relevance to the actual needs of industry, commerce and the community. All six Faculties (Applied Science & Textiles, Business, Humanities, Construction & Environment, Engineering and Health & Social Sciences), the School of Design, and the School of Hotel & Tourism Management offer a wide range of opportunities for postgraduate education. [More
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