Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Structural and Fire Safety Engineering
結構及消防安全工程學(榮譽)工學士


Sept 2020 Entry

Programme code: JS3777

Duration and Credit Requirement


Mode of Study
Full-time
Normal Duration

4 years

Credits Required for Graduation

124 (plus 12 practical training credits)

Programme Intake
30 (JUPAS and non-JUPAS)
Fund Type
Government-Funded
Consider Second Choice Applications
Yes, but preference will be given to first choice applications.
Programme Leader(s)

Dr Songye Zhu
PhD

Remarks

The credit requirements of this programme are indicative only. They are subject to review.

Aims and Characteristics

Programme Aims & Learning Outcomes

This programme aims at educating students to be competent engineers who can design, maintain and retrofit both new and existing buildings, by providing technical knowledge of structural engineering and both active and passive fire protection technologies.

 

Programme Characteristics

The attractive features of this programme are as follows:

  • Four-year full-time comprehensive programme with a wide range of core subjects in structural and fire disciplines.
  • A unique programme that combines structural and fire disciplines.
  • The opportunity to study abroad for 1-2 semesters in subsidised exchange programmes at internationally renowned universities.
  • Practical training modules in the technologically advanced Industrial Centre of the University.
  • Summer industrial placement in Hong Kong, mainland China or overseas between the third- and fourth-year of the programme.
  • Scholarships available for students demonstrating excellent academic performance.

Curriculum

  • Comprehensive core subjects of the structural and the fire disciplines are taught throughout the programme.
  • In the final year, students are required to work on the Individual Project and the Design Project.

Recognition and Prospects

Professional Recognition

Full accreditation of the programme by The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE) will be sought. Graduates of this programme will then be qualified for Scheme A training in both the Structural Discipline and the Fire Discipline of HKIE.

 

Career Prospects

Our graduates are well-prepared for employment as engineers and can receive good salaries in both the public and private sectors.

Entrance Requirements

Please click here to view the entrance requirements for non-JUPAS applicants.

 

Other Information

Applicants with good academic results in science subjects (Physics, Mathematics and Calculus) are preferred.

 

Enquiries

For further programme information, please contact:
General Office (tel: 2766 6068; email: enquiry.cee@polyu.edu.hk).

Student Message


No information is available at present.

Additional Documents Required


Transcript / Certificate

Required


Interview Arrangement


Date: Between March and August
Mode:Individual interview, if necessary
Aims:

To understand the interest of the applicants and to evaluate their potential in studying the programme.

Medium:Cantonese and English
Duration:

About 10 - 15 minutes

Remark:

Depending on the academic background and qualifications, applicants may be invited to interviews and / or attend a written test.