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Hong Kong Design Institute
Hong Kong

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Established Year 9
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Address 3 King Ling Road, Tseung Kwan O, N.T., H.K.
Tel No. 3928 2222
Award Quality Building Award 2014 - Grand Award, Hong Kong Non-Residential (New Building) Category & Quality Excellence Award; Green Building Award 2012 - Merits, New Building - Hong Kong (Completed Building)
Professional affiliation CUMULUS – International Association of Universities and Colleges of Arts, Design and Media, DESIS Network – Design for Social Innovation and Sustainability, FATE – Foundation in Art: Theory and Education, FHKDA – Hong Kong Federation of Design Association
No. of Employees 11+
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As a leading provider of design education in the region, HKDI is committed to the offering of excellent learning opportunities to keep pace with the growing demand of the creative industries. The state-of-the-art HKDI campus at Tiu Keng Leng is an international award-winning architecture tailor-made for quality design education. Designed to encourage a dynamic flow of people and ideas, and equipped with the latest learning facilities and exhibition spaces, it enhances the creative learning experience at HKDI. Derived from the “think-and-do” approach, our comprehensive design programmes encourage active participation and nurture our students’ creative thinking, cultural sensitivity and global perspective. Active collaborations with industry such as joint projects and attachment programmes provide our students with first-hand knowledge of the latest industry trends. HKDI’s curricula are purposely designed to ensure relevance and responsiveness to industry development. Our wide-ranging programmes are offered by four academic departments – Design Foundation Studies, Communication Design and Digital Media, Fashion and Image Design and Product and Interior Design. HKDI graduates’ qualifications are highly recognised in the market and have achieved successes in different areas of design. Our Higher Diploma graduates may choose to pursue Top-up Degree programmes with international collaborators and on Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi) to attain degree qualifications within one or two years.