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  General Description of Institution
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has established a fine repute as the pioneer and leader in application-oriented education and research in Hong Kong. Apart from being a close partner of business and industry, PolyU has strong regional and global connections. We have nurtured more than 360,000 graduates since 1937 and many of them have become movers and shakers in their industries and professions, making significant contributions to the advancement at Hong Kong and International.
 Key Institutional Contact(s)
Academic Secretariat
Office of Careers and Placement Services
Institutional Collaborations
Office of Careers and Placement Services
General Description of Co-op Programs
All PolyU full-time undergraduate students are required to complete a mandatory Work-Integrated Education (WIE) component as part of their curriculum. The PolyU is the only university in Hong Kong which implements this requirement starting from 2005. WIE aims to not only integrated students’ classroom knowledge in workplace, but also support University’s goal to nurture “preferred graduates” for employment.
 Top Countries
Japan Poland
Top Employers
Hong Kong
• Airport Authority Hong Kong
• CLP Power Hong Kong Ltd.
• Ernst & Young
• Gammon Construction Ltd.
• Hong Kong International Terminals Ltd.
• Nike 360 Holding B.V.
• Shun Hing Group
• The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Ltd.
Current Institution Collaborations
• Al-Farabi Kazakh National University
• Czech Technical University
• Feng Chia University
• Fudan University
• Lodz University of Technology
• Moscow International Higher Business School
• National Cheng Kung University
• National Taipei University
• National University of Singapore
Russia Singapore Spain
United Kingdom United States
• Bank of China
• Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd
• Gucci
• Hellmann Worldwide Logistics • Mandarin Oriental
• Mutual Trust
• QuintilesIMS
• Rider Levett Bucknall
• Southeast University
• The George Washington University
• Tohoku University
• Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology • University of Cincinnati
• Warsaw University of Technology
• Xi’an Jiaotong University
• Zhejiang University

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