SCAD Hong Kong — a creative revival in the Far East
The skyline of Hong Kong glitters in the South China Sea, marking an international gateway that is as fast-paced as it is unique. Here, SCAD offers the area’s largest concentration of art and design degree programs in the heart of the Sham Shui Po district, where a fusion of ancient heritage and Western influence inspires visitors from around the globe.
Find the program that matches your interests
SCAD offers degrees in more than 40 areas of study, as well as minors in more than 60 disciplines. With the flexibility of our programs, you can begin your journey at one location and continue it at another. It's an incredible opportunity to explore different cultures and absorb a variety of artistic perspectives without interrupting your progress in completing your degree.
Take a look at the programs we offer
"As a creative in Hong Kong, you have an amazing opportunity to be in the right time at the right place, where suddenly there’s a huge interest in creative industry … you have an opportunity to really make a mark here."Simon Birch | Multimedia artist
Study abroad at SCAD Hong Kong
Students from all SCAD locations are encouraged to take advantage of the unique opportunity to live and study at SCAD Hong Kong. You can feel right at home in the midst of the bustling Hong Kong cityscape, where creative opportunities abound. Contact your student success or graduate adviser for more details.
Tuition for study abroad coursework at SCAD is the same at all locations and covers the cost of a premier arts and design education through classroom instruction and interactions with existing leaders in your field.
There are important steps to follow prior to studying abroad in Hong Kong, including completing applications, registering for courses, applying for a visa, paying all program fees and attending a pre-departure orientation.
Information for Mainland Chinese students
SCAD Hong Kong is a locally accredited non-local art and design university in Hong Kong. The university has been approved by the Ministry of Education in China to recruit Mainland Chinese students to 15 undergraduate and graduate learning programs offered at SCAD Hong Kong.
Learn more about the approved courses
Enjoy an extraordinary student experience
SCAD puts you right in the middle of the action in Asia's world city. We host many signature and special events throughout the year, and as a student, you'll find opportunities for inspiration around every corner.
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Courses of study are registered with the Hong Kong Education Bureau, registration numbers: 261958-261971 and 262196-262202. It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualification to which these courses may lead.