Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Room M1601, Li Ka Shing Tower The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Hung Hom, Kowloon
Hong Kong Polytechnic University is located in one of the world's busiest and most culturally diverse cities. The city is a shopper's paradise and home to a Disneyland, and it's one the leading financial centres in the world.
There are about 7 million people living in Hong Kong, and as it is a small region, Hong Kong is the world's most vertical city with lots of tall buildings.
Until 1997, Hong Kong was a British colony, and is now a Special Administrative Region of China. Hong Kong's location makes it easy to explore the rest of Asia. You can easily visit China, one of the fastest growing countries, or Macao just across the water from Hong Kong.
If you wish to experience nature, there are numerous country parks and hiking trails that let you take in Hong Kong from above. Public transportation is well-developed and bi-lingual signage will help you navigate anywhere in the city. The climate is sub-tropical with humid and hot summers and mind and sunny winters.
The Hong Polytechnic campus is located in the heart of Hong Kong with easy access to major attractions.The university offers courses in most disciplines. There are around 11,500 fulltime students and a large number of international exchange students. Hong Kong Polytechnic University is ranked among the top 30 Asian universities by 2010 Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Asian University Rankings. The institution offers 170 programs at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, under six faculties and two schools.
|External Funding Available:||No|
|Program Type:||Exchange , Summer school|
|Available Subjects:||biology , business and entrepreneurship , chemistry , computer science , education , gender studies , geodesy and geomatics engineering , health sciences , hospitality and tourism , mathematics , nursing , physics , political science , psychology , sociology , engineering - civil , engineering - electrical , engineering - computer , engineering - mechanical , engineering - biomedical|
|Summer School Information:||http://www.polyu.edu.hk/summerschool/about_us.php|