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Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hung Hom, Hong Kong (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Spring
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Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2020 09/01/2019 ** 01/13/2020 04/30/2020
NOTE: The start and end dates ARE NOT the official dates set by the program. They are estimated dates based on the previous year. Do not use these dates when planning flights.

** Refer to the brochure page below for official program dates.
Program Description:
Program Description:

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Program Term: Spring
Language Prerequisite: None
Primary Instruction Language: English
Eligibility: 2.5 GPA, Fashion Merchandising major/minor, Nomination by School of Fashion
Program Type: Exchange



Hong Kong Polytechnic University is the leading design institution in Asia with emphasis on the cultivation of design thinking through a unique cultural dialogue between the East and the West with a humanistic and sustainable approach.
Hung Hom is part of the city of Kowloon, which has a population of about 2 million.  Hung Hum is bordered by Victoria Harbour and several parks. 
Hong Kong is a Special Administrative Region of China, and has a population of over 7 millon.  The main language spoken is Cantonese.  Hong Kong is famous for it's harbours, especially Victoria Harbour.  In addition, there are many architectural wonders ranging from skyscrapers to temples.



A wide variety of fashion classes are offered.  It is also possible to take a Chinese language class.  Check out the class listing online and speak with your academic advisor in the Fashion School about what classes are right for you.


  • Students are only able to participate on the exchange during the Spring semester.  The Spring semester runs from January through mid-June.


  • This program is only open to students majoring or minoring in Fashion Design and Merchandising.
  • Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 to be eligible for the program. 
  • Additionally, students must have taken classes at Kent State University for at least one semester before applying, i.e. students must have a Kent State GPA.


While in the program, you will live in one of the residence halls on campus. You can request a roommate from our program, though roommate preferences are NOT guaranteed. Each room has internet access and is fully furnished.  You will be responsible for purchasing your own food.


Students pay Kent State University tuition (Resident or Non-Resident) for 12 credit hours. Housing will be paid to HKPU.

Total estimated costs can be found in the Budget Sheet at the top of this page, to the lower left of the Apply Now button.

Learn more about using your financial aid to study abroad.

Financial aid and scholarships are applicable toward this program!

View a complete listing of available scholarships.


Molly Papay
Education Abroad Advisor | Office of Global Education | +1 (330) 672-3067

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