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BEng (Hons) Scheme in Product and Industrial Engineering (Product Engineering with Marketing / Industrial and Systems Engineering) 產品及工業工程(榮譽)工學士組合課程 (產品工程兼市場學 / 工業及系統工程學)


Short Description

Product and industrial engineering (PIE) has been driving industries and service sectors to perform smarter, faster, and better. The PIE scheme aims to provide students with knowledge and skills in product and industrial engineering, including engineering economics, quality engineering, engineering science and mathematics, engineering communication and information technology, so as to enable them to have a solid foundation and flexibility to pursue a bachelor's degree, either in product engineering with marketing or industrial and systems engineering, after the first and a half year of study.


  • Students admitted to the scheme study the common curriculum for the first 1.5 years. They must select any one of the two honours degree awards no later than the end of the first semester of Year 2.
  • All information is subject to change without prior notice.
  • Students will be awarded one of the following awards upon successful completion of the graduation requirements of the programme concerned:
    • BEng (Hons) in Product Engineering with Marketing
    • BEng (Hons) in Industrial and Systems Engineering
  • Students are allowed to enrol on any awards without being subject to further assessment.
  • The option of Secondary Major in Innovation and Entrepreneurship (IE) is available to the students of BEng (Hons) in Product Engineering (a variant of BEng (Hons) in Product Engineering with Marketing). Admission to Secondary Major is on competitive basis and subject to a different credit requirement for graduation.

Entry Scholarship

  • To recognise the outstanding academic performance of HKDSE students, the department will grant entry scholarship to eligible HKDSE students admitted to the scheme via JUPAS. The award criteria for the scholarship are shown on They are subject to change and will be announced on department website in due course.


  • Programme Entrance Requirements
  • General Entrance Requirements
Same as General Entrance Requirements
There is no compulsory subject requirement. Preferred subjects with the highest weighting for admission score calculation include:
  • English Language
  • Mathematics

Relevant Applied Learning subjects that can be considered for meeting the University entrance requirement and admission score calculation are:
  • Accounting for E-Business
  • Accounting in Practice
  • AI and Robotics
  • Applied Business Research
  • Applied Psychology
  • Automotive Technology
  • Aviation Studies
  • Computer Forensic Technology
  • Computer Game and Animation Design
  • Creative Advertising
  • Data Application for Business / Business Data Analysis
  • Display and Jewellery Design
  • Electrical and Energy Engineering
  • Entrepreneurship for SME
  • Health Care Practice
  • Innovative Product Design
  • Interior Design
  • Internet of Everything Application
  • Jewellery and Accessories Design
  • Jewellery Arts and Design
  • Jewellery Design in Digital Age
  • Law Enforcement in Hong Kong
  • Marketing and Online Promotion
  • Practical Psychology
  • Rehabilitation Care Practice
  • Tech Basics

Please click here for the subject weightings.
Core Subjects Minimum Level
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level

Handling of "Citizenship and Social Development":

  1. An attainment at "Attained" in "Citizenship and Social Development" is required for meeting the entrance requirement but NOT included in the admission score calculation.
  2. For HKDSE repeaters who took “Liberal Studies” in 2023/24 or before and have not taken "Citizenship and Social Development" in 2024/25 and thereafter, "Level 2" or above in "Liberal Studies" would be regarded as "Attained" in "Citizenship and Social Development" for fulfilling the general entrance requirement. However, "Liberal Studies" would not be recognized for meeting the elective requirement of the general entrance requirement in 2024/25 and thereafter. The level attainment of the subject would not be included in the admission score calculation.

Flexibilities on admission selection are available as follows:
  1. Individual schemes / programmes will accept one relevant Applied Learning (ApL) subject for meeting the entrance requirements. An attainment at Attained with Distinction (I) level or above / Attained with Distinction (obtained in 2017 or before) is required.
  2. Other Language subjects (i.e. Category C) offered in the HKDSE Examination will be accepted as elective subjects. Grade E or above is required.
  3. If students have taken both M1 and M2, they will only be considered as one subject and the best grade will be taken into consideration during admission selection.
  4. Students endorsed by schools for meeting EDB’s specified circumstances and having achieved the required grade in Chinese in one of the following examinations will be regarded as obtaining a Level 3 in HKDSE Chinese for meeting our entrance requirements:
    Exam                      Level                      Min. Grade            
    GCE O-Level C
    GCSE N/A C / 4
    IGCSE N/A C / 4
    HKDSE ApL(C) N/A Attained
    GCE A-Level E
    GCE AS-Level E
  5. No penalty is applied to applicants with multiple attempts in HKDSE Examination. Similar subjects are considered once and the best grade will be taken into consideration during admission selection.
  6. There is no compulsory subject requirement for our schemes / programmes. Preferred subjects, if applicable, are listed in the 'Entrance Requirements & Subject Weightings' section of individual scheme / programme entries. Satisfactory performance in preferred subjects will have a positive influence on admission selection. However, applicants who have not taken the preferred subjects will still be considered for admission but they may need to take relevant underpinning subjects after admission to PolyU.
  7. For admission to Scheme in Nursing, the BSc (Hons) in Nursing and BSc (Hons) in Mental Health Nursing, students must have Level 3 or above in at least two HKDSE elective subjects from Category A. Please click here for details of the HKDSE subject categories.
  8. The study places offered by PolyU through JUPAS are intended primarily for admission of local school leavers. Applicants who are studying a scheme / programme or have attained qualifications at the same or above level as the schemes / programmes for which they are applying will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
  9. Please note that local and non-local applicants are considered under different admission routes with different intake quotas. Non-local applicants seeking admission on the basis of HKDSE results should submit their applications directly to PolyU. Please click here for details on the admission requirements for non-local applicants.
  10. Applicants who fall short slightly on the general entrance requirements of our schemes / programmes but meet the following criteria may be specially considered for admission:-
    • with one HKDSE subject result falling one level below the required level but attained with a threshold flexible admission score*; and
    • have selected PolyU’s degree programmes as their Band A choices, i.e. first 3 priorities, in JUPAS
  11. The flexibility for special consideration for admission is extended to sports talents under the Outstanding Sportsmen Recommendation Schemes (OSRS), applicants being nominated under Multi-faceted Excellence Scholarship (MES) / School Principal’s Nominations (SPN), as well as applicants with outstanding achievements in Other Experiences and Achievements in Competitions / Activities (OEA). Conditional offers with more favorable conditions will be issued to the applicants concerned.
* The threshold flexible admission score for 2024/25 is under review.

Calculation of scores for applicants with more than 1 sitting in HKDSE Examination

No penalty is applied to applicants with multiple attempts in HKDSE Examination. Similar subjects are considered once and the best grade will be taken into consideration during admission selection.

First Year Tuition Fee

HK$ 42,100


Miss Kimmy Ngai of the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering


Tel: (852) 2766 6620


Application Statistics (after Modification of Programme Choices)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2023 413 471 638 828 673 3023
2022 462 543 593 719 624 2941
2021 260 301 473 582 471 2087
2020 371 400 495 598 444 2308
2019 237 285 446 548 487 2003
2018 576 571 628 728 552 3055
2017 274 270 384 583 456 1967

Offer Statistics (as at the Announcement of the Main Round Offer Results)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2023 30 11 3 0 1 45
2022 24 13 1 3 0 41
2021 32 7 2 1 0 42
2020 38 5 2 1 0 46
2019 30 9 2 4 0 45
2018 28 4 2 2 1 37
2017 25 8 1 1 3 38
* For JUPAS & non-JUPAS admissions