What is Design and Why Design?
Understand the how and what of design that solves real-world problems
A holistic transdisciplinary approach enabling innovations
Come join us in the revolution of engineering design
Division of Integrative Systems and Design has been established in November 2017 to push the forefront of transdisciplinary research and experiential learning both within HKUST and on the global stage.
“With ISD, we will stop entrenching students into singular discipline. Instead we will further HKUST’s aspirations in readying new innovators to tackle complex problems of the real world.” President, HKUST, 2018.
The ISD undergraduate degree program, aims to nurture innovators and researchers with design and systems thinking, will be launched in September 2018. The MPhil program in Technology, Leadership and Entrepreneurship will also continue to be offered as one of the ISD education programs.
News & Update
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) is launching a transformative new degree program in Integrative Systems and Design (ISD), which will revolutionize traditional teaching method as students will study systems design not through fixed curriculum, but project-based learning in teams where the “what” and “how” to learn are individualized. Commencing in the…
“Make impact with experiential learning” – Life-Long Learning at TEDxEdU on April 21st 2018, presented by Prof. Ravindra Goonetilleke. Life-long learning is not confined to the classroom but takes place from cradle to grave throughout life and in a range of situations when life can be seen as the classroom. Since technology is improving fast…