About PolyU Design

Make possibilities endless

To establish the School of Design as a top tier international design school, applying Asian innovation to global opportunities.

To sustain excellence in design education, practice, consulting and research
To harness the legacy and dynamism of Asian cultures in creating solutions for human needs
To create strategic models for products, brands and systems in local and global markets

Core Values
Open Mind Frame 
Steering Positive Change
Visionary Entrepreneurship 
Authentic Expression 

About PolyU Design
PolyU Design celebrates its Semicentennial Anniversary in 2014. Being the sole provider of design education at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in Hong Kong, the School of Design has been an important hub of design education and research since 1964. The School, ranked as one of the top design schools in Asia and in the world by BusinessWeek and Business Insider, is poised to play a key role in nurturing new generations of designers and driving the design industry in the region with the efforts of its internationally mixed faculty members. The School’s dynamic and collaborative environment, contributed by multi-disciplinary partnerships among faculties, and with other overseas institutes and industries, prepares our students to rise to the challenges of the new global age.

International Standings
PolyU Design has been consistently ranked as one of the top design schools in the world since 2006.
In 2009, BusinessWeek magazine rated our Master of Design (Design Strategies) programmes one of the World's 30 Best Design Thinking Programmes.
In 2013, PolyU Design became the only School from Asia on Business Insider's World's Best 25 Design School list.