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China: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University is a public university situated in Hung Hom, Kowloon, centrally in Hong Kong. The history of the university stretches back to 1937, and the university got its current name 1972. The university is a distinguished technical university with approximately 28 500 students.

University in brief

Language of instruction: English
Academic calendar: August-December, January-May
Credit system: 15 credits is equivalent to 30 ECTS credits
Website:  polyu.edu.hk
Note: At least 50 per cent of your enrolled subjects must come from the host department. The amount of courses at master's level for exchange students is limited. Even if you study at master's level at KTH, you may need to choose courses at bachelor's level at PolyU. An application and visa fee is required at all universities in Hong Kong. Not suitable for CINEK student. 

Exchange opportunities

Number of spots: Total 4 semester spots for CBH, EECS, ITM and SCI schools and 6 semester spots for the ABE school
Grade requirements: N.A.

Programme specific information

If your programme or your school is not listed below, contact the international coordinator at your school.