The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - PolyU

Contact

Name

Peter Hartges

RWTHweltweit: China und Thailand

Phone

work
+49 241 80 90683

Email

E-Mail
 

Profile

Hong Kong Polytechnic University, PolyU for short, is the largest public university in Hong Kong. It is characterized by innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship and has strong collaborations both locally and internationally. Located in Hong Kong, the "epicenter of business," PolyU is in a hub where education, business, and cultures from around the world converge.

Ten faculties are participating in exchange programs, and students are advised to take four to six courses per semester (approximately 3 credits per course). PolyU also offers a five-week summer school.

 
General Information

Country

China

City

Hong Kong

Founded

1937

Number of Students

About 27,000

Websites

Homepage

International Office

Fact Sheet

 
Exchange

Type of Agreement

University cooperation

Who can apply?

Bachelor students in the 3rd semester or higher

Type of Stay

Studies or research

Length of Stay

One to two semesters

Time of Stay

Winter or summer semester

Number of Exchange Placements

ten

 
Study Details

Semester Dates

Winter semester: September to December
Summer semester: January to May

Study Possibilities

Faculties and Institutes

Course Offerings

Course catalog in English

Language Courses

The university offers language courses during the academic semester.

 
Application
Prerequisites for the Application At least good academic performances so far
Language Requirements

At least good English skills
TOEFL is not required
Abitur certificate or certificate from the Language Center is required

Submit application in the International Office application portal
Application Deadline in the International Office

You can find further information on the application portal website.

 
Financing
Tuition Fees Tuition fees waived
Costs Travel expenses, living expenses and accommodation
Funding Possibilities

BAföG for abroad
RWTH scholarship database
DAAD scholarship database
PROMOS scholarships abroad
Financing Study Abroad

 
Practical Information
Accommodations Exchange students in the Bachelor's program are guaranteed accommodation in a double room
Health Insurance Students are responsible for having sufficient insurance coverage. We highly recommend health insurance and private liability insurance for abroad. Some partner universities have particular requirements for insurance protection.
Experience Reports See the experience reports at MoveOn Exchanges
Additional Information

PolyU Fact Sheet 2021/22
Foreign Office
DAAD

Study in China