BA (Hons) Scheme in Design

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For JUPAS Applicants (2022-23 Admission)

Programme

BA (Hons) Scheme in Design (JUPAS code: JS3569)

Students will be awarded one of the following awards upon successful completion of the graduation requirements of the programme concerned:

  • BA (Hons) in Design (Advertising Design)
  • BA (Hons) in Design (Environmental Design)
  • BA (Hons) in Design (Information Design)
  • BA (Hons) in Design (Interaction Design)
  • BA (Hons) in Design (Interior Design)
  • BA (Hons) in Design (Media Design)
  • BA (Hons) in Design (Product Design)
  • BA (Hons) in Design (Service Design)
  • BA (Hons) in Design (Social Design)
  • Students are subject to further assessment criteria i.e. students' own choice, students' portfolio evaluation, interview performance, GPA and individual subject results in selection of awards at the end of their Year One study.
  • The option of Secondary Major in Innovation and Entrepreneurship (IE) is available to the students within BA (Hons) Scheme in Design. (Details please refer to Study@PolyU)
  • The option of Secondary Major in AI and Data Analytics (AIDA) is available to the students who will enrol in BA (Hons) in Design (Product Design) or BA (Hons) in Design (Interaction Design). (Details please refer to Study@PolyU)
  • Admission to the Secondary Major is on competitive basis and subject to a different credit requirement for graduation. Please see "Secondary Major Details" section on (Details please refer to Study@PolyU).

Entrance Requirements and Subject Weightings

Satisfy the University’s General Entrance Requirements of 4 core and 2 elective subjects with:

  • Level 3 in English Language, Chinese Language and two elective subjects; and
  • Level 2 in Mathematics and Liberal Studies.

The School of Design welcomes applications from students with a broad range of academic and cultural interests. Student applications from both arts and sciences streams are accepted, and those who have an interest in design, liberal studies, visual arts and/or other cultural and technology disciplines are encouraged to apply to the programme.

 

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

  • Chinese Language
  • English Language
  • Mathematics
  • Liberal Studies
  • Design and Applied Technology
  • Visual Arts

 
Applied Learning Subjects:

  • Creative Advertising
  • Film and Video / Film and Video Studies
  • Image Design
  • Innovative Product Design
  • Interior Design
  • Marketing and Online Promotion
  • Multimedia Entertainment Studies
  • New Media Communication Strategies

 
Relevant Applied Learning subject(s)
that can be considered for meeting the University entrance requirement and admission score calculation is/are:

  • Applied Business Research
  • Applied Psychology
  • Building Technology
  • Commercial Comic Art
  • Computer Game and Animation Design
  • Creative Advertising
  • Data Application for Business / Business Data Analysis
  • Display and Jewellery Design
  • Electronic Product Design in Action
  • Entrepreneurship for SME
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Fashion Image Design / Fashion and Image Design
  • Film and Transmedia
  • Film and Video / Film and Video Studies
  • Image Design
  • Innovative Product Design
  • Interior Design
  • Internet of Everything Application
  • Jewellery and Accessories Design
  • Jewellery Arts and Design
  • Magazine Editing and Production
  • Marketing and Online Promotion
  • Marketing in Global Trade
  • Medical Laboratory Science
  • Mobile and Online Apps Development
  • Multimedia Entertainment Studies
  • New Media Communication Strategies
  • Practical Psychology
  • Public Relations and Advertising
  • Public Relations and Communication
  • Radio Host and Programme Production
  • TV Infotainment Production / Infotainment Production

View the updated list of qualifying subjects on Study@PolyU.

Remarks

  • Only applicants who select this programme as their Band A or B choice will be considered. Preference will be given to Band A applicants.
  • To recognise applicants with outstanding performance in HKDSE, the programme will directly offer places to those scoring in the top 25%, waiving the interview requirement for these applicants.

Interview Arrangement

  • Applicants who place this programme in their Band A or B choice are required to submit an online portfolio in June. 
  • Upon release of HKDSE results, shortlisted applicants will be invited for an individual interview with their physical/digital portfolio, along with prototypes or models (if applicable). Preference will be given to Band A applicants.

Detailed admission schedule will be sent via email to eligible JUPAS applicants.

Portfolio Guidelines

Click HERE (Latest update: 8 Oct 2021)

Making Application

Please refer to the JUPAS website for details.

Programme Information

Please click HERE for programme information.

Enquiries

Should you have any questions, feel free to contact us.

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