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Cornell-Human Ecology Exchange: Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong, Hong Kong (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
Program Dates &
Deadlines:
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Restrictions: CU applicants only
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction:
English
Core Program Attributes:
Direct Enrollment, Exchange
Minimum GPA:
3.0
Approved by:
HUM EC
Minimum Student Status:
Junior Program Advisor: Kristin Blake
Program Description:
HKPU Hum Ec ExchangeUndergraduate students enrolled in FSAD and DEA may spend up to a year studying in partner programs at Hong Kong Polytechnic University that provides a leading international exchange student program.

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University School of Design faculty is one of the most internationally mixed in the world.  They conduct research in a specialized areas and bring these skills into the classroom.  The School of Design encourages nurturing creativity and innovation supported by the most technologically advanced design tools. The design program has over 800 undergraduates.

The Institute of Textiles and Clothing (ITC) is equipped with state-of-the-art laboratories, studios and a theater.  Based on cutting-edge research, it works closely with practitioners developing technologies for the textile and apparel industry and to enhancing competitiveness in the global marketplace.  ITC provides a world-class fashion and textiles educational and research center. The Institute of Textiles and Clothing has over 600 undergraduates.

With a population of over 7 million, Hong Kong is one of the most dynamic and prosperous metropolitan cities in Asia.  Hong Kong is at the center of the fashion industry and represents its future.   It has some of the best shopping in the world, from gleaming malls to lively stalls in markets and city streets. Besides famous tourist destinations, and the spectacular night view from Victoria Peak, you will also find hill and mountain trails, beautiful beaches, traditional villages and heritage sites.

 



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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Approx. Start Approx. End
Academic Year 2018-2019 03/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2018 03/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Programs may fill long before their final deadline. * Recommendation--For SPRING: APPLY in MAY to study abroad the following spring. For FALL/YEAR: APPLY in DECEMBER. Late applications may be accepted, but colleges typically need time to process your approval.