Dean's Message

Welcome to the Faculty of Business of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

The Faculty has achieved accreditations from AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) and EQUIS (EFMD Quality Improvement System).

Our community is dedicated to the pursuit of IDEAS (Innovation-driven Education and Scholarship) with a 3D focus on Discovery, Design and Delivery. We realize knowledge and technology transfer through high-quality educational programmes, as well as partnership and close links with industry and the professional community.

The Faculty offers a comprehensive portfolio of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, many of which are recognized by professional bodies in the fields of accounting, finance, logistics, management, marketing and transport. Apart from the BBA, MBA, DBA and specialized master’s degrees, there are also research programmes leading to the MPhil and PhD awards. 

To maintain the currency of our academic programmes and specialist consultancy, faculty members undertake application-oriented research, both within and across their disciplines, facilitated by the Faculty’s centres for research in branding and marketing, leadership and innovation, logistics, maritime studies, and sustainability management. Our research has been ranked 55th in the world (The UTD Top 100 Worldwide Business School Rankings Based on Research Contributions 2012-2016).

We look forward to welcoming you to our community of 200 academics from around the world, 5,000 students and 39,000 alumni.

BSc (Eng) (Hons) (HKU), MSc (Birmingham), PhD, ScD (Cambridge), CEng (UK), PEng (Canada)

Ir Prof. T.C. Edwin Cheng

IASCYS Academician, ScD, PhD
Dean, Faculty of Business
Fung Yiu King – Wing Hang Bank Professor in Business Administration
Chair Professor of Management