Systems Engineering and Engineering Management

The Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management was established in 1991 and is the first of its kind among tertiary institutions in Hong Kong. Its programmes combine technology with management, with the mission to educate a new generation of technologically skilled and managerially adept engineers who can solve real-world problems in smart ways.

Department Mission Statement

To create and disseminate knowledge and technologies of systems engineering and engineering management for the ever-changing society – by extracting intelligence from massive data and modelling human behaviour to derive managerial insights and make optimal decisions in complex environments

The scope of our work covers:

  • Financial Engineering: modelling, data analysis and decision making for financial services, risk management and financial regulations
  • Information Systems: data-intensive computing for information exchange and intelligence extraction to enable better decision-making and execution for complex systems in our changing society
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management: develop models and methodologies to manage material, financial and information flow for improving efficiency and sustainability of supply chain operations
  • Operations Research: develop cutting-edge tools and methodologies that underpin intelligent decisions in complex systems and modern services
  • Service Engineering and Management: develop quantitative decision-making tools and methodologies for smooth, agile and resilient operations in data-intensive service systems such as finance, healthcare and logistics