(for incoming students from institutions which have entered into a student exchange agreement with the School of Creative Media or City University of Hong Kong)

About the programme

Established in 1998, the School of Creative Media at City University of Hong Kong is the first of its kind in Asia and the birthplace of a new generation of creative media professionals. The quality of our teaching programmes and the international reputation of our faculty members highlight our global perspective, while substantial connections to the creative industries in Hong Kong and the region underpin our efforts to contribute to this fast-changing sector. The School of Creative Media welcomes student exchanges and is offering a wide range of courses for students undertaking exchange studies at the University. Please refer to the following sections for application and related details:

Application Procedures and Deadlines

City University of Hong Kong has entered into student exchange agreements with various institutions around the world. If you are a student from one of these institutions and are supported by your home institution in undertaking exchange study at City University of Hong Kong, please follow the steps below in submitting an application.

Step 1

Please check if the student exchange agreement signed between us and your home institution is at the institutional level or School level:

  • List of partner institutions at the institutional level If the agreement is signed at the institutional level, please follow the application procedures at Please note that institutional level exchanges are coordinated by the University’s Admissions Office and Global Engagement Office, not by the School of Creative Media.

  • List of partner institutions at the School level If you are from one of the following institutions, please go to Step 2 and 3 below:

    • Abertay University, Dundee, United Kingdom
    • Academy of Fine Arts in Prague, Czech Republic
    • Asia University (College of Creative Design), Taiwan
    • Beijing Normal University (College of Art and Communication), Beijing, China
    • Goldsmiths, University of London (Department of Computing), London, United Kingdom
    • Korea University (School of Art and Design), South Korea
    • Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Budapest, Hungary
    • National College of Art and Design (Department of Fine Art), Ireland
    • Peking University (School of Arts), Beijing, China
    • Seoul National University (College of Fine Arts), South Korea
    • Shanghai Theatre Academy, Shanghai, China
    • Shih Hsin University (College of Journalism and Communications), Taiwan
    • Sogang University, South Korea
    • Taipei National University of the Arts (School of Film and New Media), Taiwan
    • Tokyo University of Technology, Japan
    • Tongji University (College of Communication and Art), Shanghai, China
    • University of Bergen (Faculty of Humanities), Norway
    • University of Lapland (Faculty of Art & Design), Finland
    • Zürich University of the Arts (Department of Art & Media), Switzerland

Step 2

Please consult the academic advisor/departmental coordinator of your academic unit on the suitability of your proposed exchange study and related application procedures.

Step 3

  • To apply for exchange study with the School of Creative Media under the School level exchange programme, please complete your application online during the application period (as stated at the website of Admissions Office).

  • For visa application, please refer to the details at the website of Global Engagement Office and complete the visa application form for submission to the Global Engagement Office at the following address:

    Global Engagement Office (GEO)
    Room 3210, 3/F, Cheng Yick-chi Building
    City University of Hong Kong
    Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon
    Hong Kong SAR
    (Please state: Student Visa Application)

    Please contact Ms Candy Tso ( or Ms Agnes Nip ( for enquiries.

Academic Calendar

List of Course Offerings for Incoming Exchange Students

Deadlines for Application Submission

  • 15 May for Semester A enrolment (September Entry)
  • 30 Oct for Semester B enrolment (January Entry)