Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong, China
1,300 students, both grad and undergrad
Academic: Köln Institute (Germany), TU Delft (Netherlands), UIAH (Finland)
Business: Has done projects with Benetton and Bang & Olufsen.
Top Employers: TCL, Philips
Claim to Fame: Vivienne Tam, fashion designer is an alumna
Signature Programs: Hong Kong Polytechnic University's College of Design offers business-minded degrees such as design strategy, product innovation, and design in practice. In a strategic design lab, students work with companies on design projects. In the Asian lifestyle lab, they collect ethnographic and anthropological data to help international companies target products to Asian consumers.