PolyU has always soared to great heights by staying close to the practical needs of our community and our country. Bearing in mind our motto "To learn and to apply, for the benefit of mankind", we take pride in offering a wide range of quality academic programmes which nurture the much-needed professionals and leaders for our society. We also have a long-established, application-oriented research culture, and we are keen to support our academics in conducting research that has impact and practical value.

Apart from being a close partner of business and industry, PolyU has strong regional and global connections. We are weaving a growing and increasingly effective global network which further facilitates our educational and research development, as well as enhancing our academic and cultural exchanges. We have achieved significant progress in internationalization, and have strengthened our establishments on the Chinese mainland.