Internships

Internship is a credit-bearing subject to be taken during summer months. It is compulsory for BA(Hons) Scheme in Design Year 2’s or Year 3’s except for students studying Social Design.
– Student interns take up full-time design positions for a minimum of 8 weeks between June and August.
– The participating organisation will assign a Workplace Supervisor to set the framework, review progress and complete an evaluation report at the end of the internship.
– Students are required to produce a written report on their internship experiences.
– There is no formal element of payment for the internship. Any training allowance is at the discretion of the host organisation.


When to take the Internship Subject?

BA(Hons) Scheme in Design Year 2 Year 3
BA(Hons) in Advertising Design

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BA(Hons) in Communication Design

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(with option in Year 2, Sem 3)

BA(Hons) in Environment & Interior Design *

BA(Hons) in Product Design

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(with option in Year 2, Sem 3)

BA(Hons) in Social Design

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(elective)


Internship Pack for Workplace Supervisor
Download HERE (Zip file, 369KB)
• Guidelines for Workplace Supervisor
• Workplace Supervisor's Report

Internship Pack for Student
Download HERE (Zip file, 738KB)
• Internship Guidelines
• Internship Contract
• Workplace Supervisor's Report
• Internship Endorsement Template

Read about some of the past Intern Experiences

Internship Companies from past 3 years
Advertising Design
Communication Design
Environment and Interior Design
Product Design


Advertising Design

1O1O Creative October Creative Group
AGUA Design Off Lo Hi Ltd
AIR Concepts Ogilvy & Mather Hong Kong
AllRightsReserved Ltd Ouch Communications
Arctic Pedder Group Ltd
Bates CHI&Partners / Bates Asia Hong Kong Ltd PengTai Greater China Company Ltd
BBH Shanghai Pill & Pillow Ltd
ClubOne Rice5 Ltd
Create and Yay Saatchi & Saatchi Services HK Ltd
Creative Orchestra (Havas Worldwide)
Secret Tour (HK) Ltd
Curious Few Co., Ltd Sensbeat Ltd
Dennisfilms SivanS Ltd Japan
Dentsu Hong Kong Smark Global (Holdings) Ltd
DOTS. Creative Starcom Media Vast
Draft FCB Hong Kong Ltd Studio MIRO
Fred & Farid TAGather
GoGOLDFISH Design Studio TBWA Hong Kong/ Shanghai
Good Studio The Bread Digital
Hungry Digital Limited The Garage Ltd
IS Design The Gate Worldwide (Asia)
J. Walter Thompson Hong Kong/ Japan The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups, Leadership 21
K2 Digital The Right Side Ltd
Kitchen Ltd
This Photo and Design Company Ltd
Leo Burnett Hong Kong/ Shanghai TT McCann Health
Lloyd's Register Asia Turn Creative Ltd
McCann & Spencer W+K Shanghai
McCann World Group Shanghai WOOX Innovation
McGarryBowen Hong Kong Wooyo Co., Ltd
METTA Communications Wowwowtank Co. Ltd
medium rare Young & Rubicam (HK) Ltd


Communication Design

1.618 Limited Newton Circus Pte Ltd
Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation 
Department, HKSAR
Nike Hong Kong Ltd
Alice Wang Design On Your Mark Design Laboratory Ltd
Amazing Angle Design Consultants O.OO Risograph & Design ROOM
AN BRANDING  Outofstock Design Group Ltd
AUGHT Oyeah Production Limited
Bite Design PHDC
Brooks Brothers Radio Television Hong Kong
Buzzfever Ltd Relab
c+c workshop ReStart Associates
Carlton Mansfield Ltd Rice 5 Ltd
Chill Creative Company RM Culture Ltd
Comet Innovation Ltd Run2Tree Creations
DDB Worldwide Ltd SCMP Hearst
Edited Sixstation Workshop
Eggshell Creative Ltd Smig Creative
Elephant Community Press Soul Production
Eric Chan Design South China Morning Post
eventfive GmbH Springfield Creation
Flowing Design Stepcase lifehack.org
Gifted Asia Studio Lina Forsgren
Good Design Institute Studio Piraat
Grafica Concepts Ltd Synergy Printing Ltd
Hoick Studios Teleport Press
Information Design Lab, SD, PolyU The Hive Hong Kong
Ink'chacha THINK Office
Intoxic Studio Ltd Toby Ng Design
iPulse Design Ltd Tomic Design Studio
Je Se Infini Graphic Design Co Ltd Tommy Li Design Workshop Ltd
JL Design Topix Ltd
Joe Fang Design Studio TP Concept
KI Workshop Ltd Travelary Ltd
LIE Design & Art Direction United Events
LVMH Fashion Group - Givenchy China VM Type, Visionmark Ltd
MAJO Design WATT. ASIA
Matisse Design Limited WENYA Studio
Ming Island Design Co. Ltd Yahoo! HK Ltd
Monotype Hong Kong Ltd Young & Innocent
Never-Never Zebra Idea


Environment and Interior Design

AB Concept Ltd LWK & Partners (HK) Ltd
Anson Cheng Interior Design M Moser Associates Ltd
Architecture Design and Research Group Ltd MWOO Ltd
Atelier Liu Yuyang Architects NC Design & Architecture Ltd
Axiom Design Partnership Ltd NeXtime International
B+H Architects Noiz Architects
Behet Bondzio Lin Architekten NOT TOM Ltd
Benoy Hong Kong NowHere Design Ltd
Bugs Ltd Oft Interiors
Buz Design Consultants Ltd Paul Design
Capella PDM International HK Ltd
Chadda, Siembieda & Associates Ltd PMDC
CHU-studio 竹工凡木建築室內設計研究室 PNEU Architects Australia
CJ Studio 陸希傑設計事業有限公司 PPlusP Designers Ltd
DeDoDesign Company Shanghai Limited PTang Studio Ltd
Design Systems Ltd Rocco Design Architects Ltd
dwpSRG Ltd RTA Office, Santiago Parramon Office Architectural Consulting Co. Ltd
Erika Nakagawa Office Japan Shadow Design Limited
Fieldevo Design Studio 境衍設計有限公司 Shopping Plus Ltd
Fax Architecture 上海椽桢建筑设计 Sou Fujimoto Architects
Girimun Ltd Spacebar Ltd
Goodcon Design Ltd Spiral Architecture Design Ltd
GroundWork Steve Leung Designers Ltd
Hangzhou Palace Interior Design Co., Ltd Studio Cassells
Hassell Studio doT
hataarvo architects Studio Plus Ltd
Hintegro Ltd Stylus Studio Ltd
HK Museum or Art The Dairy Farm Co., Ltd (IKEA)
HO & Partners Architects Engineers & Development Consultants Ltd The Gettys Group Ltd
Hsin Chong Interiors (HK) Ltd Three Dogs Studio
Huayi Design Consultants Ltd Tiron Interior Architecture Ltd
In-between Design Office Umschichten Germany
J.J. Pan and Partners, Architects and Planners Unite Unit Ltd
James Law Cybertecture Urban Environments Lab, SD, PolyU
JATO Design International Ltd via architecture limited
Jockey Club Design Institute for Social Innovation Vpang Architects Ltd
Jun Igarashi Architects Wal Associates Pte Ltd
Kent Lui Tactics Ltd Wall Studio Ltd
KF Development ltd Woods Bagot 
L'atelier Fantasia Wooyo Design Co., Ltd
LAAB Worktecht Hong Kong
Lead 8 Yasutaka Yoshimura Architects
Liquid interiors Ltd Z Group International Ltd
LMK ZUO Studio


Product Design

22 Design Studio Intzuition
25TOGO Design Studio Co Ltd IPC Group
3D Creative Multimedia (HK) Ltd Kool Limited
3rd Stone Design Lala Curio
Abel Design Lamex China Ltd
Alice Wang Design Lo Lat design Ltd 路力設計有限公司
Anteroom MakerBay
Asian Lifestyle Design Research Lab, SD, PolyU Markan Industrial Group Ltd
Awesome Toy Mattel Asia Pacific Sourcing Ltd
BAMBOA HOME Mattel Operations Asia
Biaugust Creation Office Milk Design Ltd
Bingo Corporation Ltd MisoSoupDesign
Bona Best Ltd Mufun Design Studio
Boris Design Studio Ltd Native Union
Build Republic Ltd NOSIGNER
Carpenter Handmade Workshop NOZO Company Ltd
Chenghai Energysource Toys Co One Object Design Studio
Contact Design Ltd Otter Controls Ltd
Cirer Manufaktur Germany Run2Tree Creations
DeLonghi Kenwood A.P.A. Ltd Sand & Birch Design
Design Studio Tsai & Fanchiang Singular Concept
Di-mensions Living Stickyline
Dongdao Design and Branding Consultancy Co., Ltd Studio Julian Appelius
Ekpac China Limited Studio Mango
Fab Lab Barcelona Studio mikkoLaakkonen Ltd
Fabraft Studio MIRO
Goldford Informatic The Cave Workshop
Gongdreen Korea the design labo inc. Japan
Goods of Desire ThreeSixty Group
Gridesign Studio 格子設計 TooManyDesigners
haoshi design Co. Ltd Urbanwasabi
Hasbro Asia Pacific Marketing Ltd VALD Design
Hedgehog Design Ltd Vibram China
HKMADE Co-operates Limited VOLVO Car China
Homer Concept Co Ltd YIH Wood Studio
Innermost Young Once Ltd (Huzi Design)
Innosphere Product Development Ltd Zioncom(HK) Technology

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