Consistent with the University’s mission of emphasizing applied research, the Department has developed strong links with industry through collaborations in the development of new technologies, innovative products, and application-oriented research programmes. Collaborations may take different forms such as consultancies, joint research projects, sponsored students’ projects, joint research student supervision (via Teaching Company Scheme), workshops and short courses, etc.


Overview of Consultancies


The Department is active in providing professional services to the community and industry. Our services are mainly in, but not limited to, the following areas:

  • Professional Training
  • Circuit and System Design
  • Multimedia Signal Processing Systems
  • Measurement and Instrumentation
  • Telecommunication Systems
  • Embedded System Design
  • Software Application Development
  • Internet Technologies
  • Hardware implementation using FPGA


Some sample consultancy projects:


Trackwork Timing System/Solution

Formulation of Testing Equipment and Procedures on Consumer Grade Audio Products

Power Bank Circuit Design

Design and Build of a Vessel Sealer Prototype

Investigation on Bluetooth Device

Queueing Management Software System

HKID Card Spooling Detection

System Design for Image Sensing Collisiion Aviodance System

Information and Communications Technology Training Programme

Client-Server Computing

Applying Computer-Vision Techniques to Escalator Monitoring