The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Applied Biology with Biotechnology - BSc (Hons)

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
A Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
  • The Hong Kong Polytechnic University


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Tipologia Bachelor's degree
Luogo Hong kong (Hong Kong)
Durata 4
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  • Hong kong (Hong Kong)
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In this programme, students gain a thorough understanding of the principles, concepts and applications of biotechnology. Attention is paid to the relevance of biotechnology to our daily lives and to the needs of Hong Kong and the world.

Through learning the principles of modern biotechnology, students develop analytical, creative and problem-solving abilities. Graduates from the programme are well prepared for careers in the rapidly expanding bioscience/biotechnology industries in Hong Kong, the region and around the world. They can also pursue further studies in postgraduate programmes locally or overseas.

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Quali sono gli obiettivi della formazione?

This programme integrates theory and practice, and culminates in an individual in-depth scientific investigation in the final year.

Students develop both local and global perspectives and have the opportunity to practise in relevant industries, research centres and commercial organisations.

Requisiti: There is no compulsory subject requirement. Preferred subject(s) with the highest weighting for admission score calculation include(s): - Chinese Language. - English Language.

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11 Yuk Choi Rd, Hung Hom, Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
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11 Yuk Choi Rd, Hung Hom, Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
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Cosa impari in questo corso?

Information technology
generic skills


As in all undergraduate programmes at PolyU, students complete 30 credits of General University Requirements in which their language competency, personal development and broad global perspective will be developed.


Students complete the Discipline Specific Requirements in mathematics, physics, chemistry and biology to build a sound foundation for their studies.


Upon completion of the foundation subjects, students are required to complete core biological, biochemical and biotechnological subjects before proceeding to select their Elective Subjects in biotechnology.


In the final stage, students complete a Final Year Project in which they tackle a scientific problem or research topic, utilising the discipline specific knowledge, concepts and generic skills developed through the different stages of this programme.


To cater for the multidisciplinary nature of the current developing trend in biotechnology, students have room in this programme to select Free Elective Subjects in other areas of interest, such as in information technology, business, marketing, engineering, etc.