Dean’s message

Creative Media is all about human creativity responding to the technological, social and environmental challenges of our time. It is a catalyst for new synergies across the sciences, arts, and humanities. By experiencing and thinking in new ways, creative media provides students with a dynamic and responsible context for innovation in a digital world. It creates promise and gives meaning to our lives.

City University of Hong Kong’s School of Creative Media is recognized to be an international hub for discovery and innovation in Asia. Here creativity is nurtured as a cornerstone of Hong Kong’s social and economic advancement in the 21st Century. It is a place where students from across the globe can encounter the wealth of opportunity afforded by digital media, and where graduates attain those artistic, intellectual and technical skills that enable them to take positions of creative leadership in a global society.

At the School of Creative Media state-of-the-art teaching and research facilities are brought together in a one-of-a-kind building designed by the world renowned architect Daniel Libeskind. Mentored by an internationally renowned faculty at the forefront of their craft, hands-on creativity is combined within a critical theoretical framework to give students the competence they need to become the innovators of technological culture. There is no better place for young people to discover and develop their creative abilities, and give shape and pleasure to all our futures.

Portrait of Dean
Prof IP, Ho Shing Horace
PhD (University College London), CEng, FIET,

Acting Dean, School of Creative Media
Vice-President (Student Affairs),
City University of Hong Kong
Chair Professor of Computer Science
Director of Centre for Innovative Applications
of Internet and Multimedia Technologies
(AIMtech Centre)