Hunan University

Introduction

School of Design of Hunan University (HNU Design) is one of the earliest design and artistic disciplines in China which was established in 1982. In 1993, HNU Design win the first prize in National Teaching Award, and in the same year was qualified to confer Master's Degree of Art in the first batch, in 2005 obtained the doctorate conferring authority of the second-class discipline of “Art of Design", in 2009 obtained the Master of Fine Arts (MFA) degree-granting, in 2011 obtained the doctorate and master's degrees conferring authority of first-class discipline of “Design”. HNU Design is director unit of the National College of Industrial Design Teaching Steering Committee, had excellent teaching conditions and take a leading position in the  professional in the country.

The Institute attaches great importance to international exchanges. In 2006 HNU join the international design art college alliance, and established close cooperation relations with Politecnico di Milano, Università degli studi di Roma La Sapienza, Turin Polytechnic University, design institute of Chiba university, Practice university school of design, Hong Kong Polytechnic University School of Design as well as Nokia, Motorola, Microsoft, Sony, Intel, Giugiaro design companies and other multinational companies. In October 2006, HNU School of Design was nominated as one of the world's top 60 design schools by the “Business Week”.In November 2007, industrial design subjects was firstly named characteristics of professional subjects in the state-level, in 2008, Art and Design Experiment Teaching Center was named a National Experimental Teaching Demonstration Center, In 2009, become the state-level Art and design Personnel training base, in 2011, established the China-Italy Design and Innovation Centre(Hunan).

Our school is staffed by a group of famous teachers who have rich experience in teaching practice and art design, such as XuWang, RenkeHe, JianghongZhao. They won the national excellent teaching achievements award, compiled a group of national uniformity teaching material in design subjects and created a large number of scientific research and design achievements. We have won National Excellent Course award and National excellent teaching materials awards. Our students have got more than 300 awards in the national design competition and international design competition.

The graduates had solid foundation knowledge and comprehensive knowledge and welcomed by the employer. Some of them worked at corporations such as Haier, Changhong, Midea, TCL, Alibaba, Huawei, ZTE, Netease, Tencent, LG, and Nokia, General Motors, Microsoft, IBM and other corporation, and some Teaching at more than hundred colleges such as Tsinghua university, Zhejiang university, The central academy of fine arts, China fine arts institute, Shanghai jiaotong university, Huazhong university of science and technology, and more than 30% graduates go to other famous universities around the world to continue their study.

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Master in Communication Engineering

Campus Full time October 2016 China Hunan

The College currently has 1 member of Chinese Academy of Engineering, 1 Cheung Kong Scholar, 1 chair professor, 2 of Talent Project for the New Century of the Ministry of Education [+]

Master in Communication Engineering

 

The College currently has 1 member of Chinese Academy of Engineering, 1 Cheung Kong Scholar, 1 chair professor, 2 of Talent Project for the New Century of the Ministry of Education, 17 visiting and part-time professors, and 86 full-time professors, most of whom are holders of doctoral degrees. Since 2002, the college has been undertaking the teaching work, and 70% of them have overseas study or work experience. So far, the college has accepted more than 100 foreign students every year ofr master's and doctoral degree, and some graduates are working for large-skale Chinese enterprises and companies.

 

Any non-Chinese citizen holding a valid foreign passport who wishes to come to study at Hunan University may apply directly to Admission and Vise Office, International Students Center, Hunan University.... [-]


Master in Computer Science and Technology

Campus Full time October 2016 China Hunan

The College currently has 1 member of Chinese Academy of Engineering, 1 Cheung Kong Scholar, 1 chair professor, 2 of Talent Project for the New Century of the Ministry of Education, 17 visiting and part-time professors, and 86 full-time professors [+]

Master in Computer Science and Technology

 

College of Information Science and Engineering

 In 1978, Hunan University created a computer science program for undergraduates and formed a computer science teaching lab. In May 1981, Hunan University announced the establishment of its Computer Science Department. In 2001, two schools was formed. School of Computer and Communication was formed in October and School of Software was formed in December. In 2010, these two schools merged and became the College of Information Science and Engineering today. The college now has 37 full professors and 74 associate professors, including national "Thousand Talents Plan" scientists and Yangtze River Scholars. More than 60% faculty members have Ph.D. degree.... [-]


Master in Economics

Campus Full time October 2016 China Hunan

In order to attract more high-quality overseas talents, our university optimizes resources and expands the diversification of English-taught programs. In the light of the achievements made in the [+]

Master in Economics

 

In order to attract more high-quality overseas talents, our university optimizes resources and expands the diversification of English-taught programs. In the light of the achievements made in the progrmas of Computer Schience and Technology, the university takes innovations to integrate the teaching staff and materials to College of Economics and Trade, College of Accounting and College of Finance and Statistics into a good cycling of teaching resources so as to apply for an English-taught program of economics, to the Ministry of Education of China and China Scholarship Council and received approval in March of 2009. We began to recruit students from May, 2009. There are fifty students studying for master or doctoral degrees of economics now. Those students are instructed by teachers of the colleges listed above and they are free to choose a tutor from any of these colleges.... [-]


Master in Software Engineering

Campus Full time October 2016 China Hunan

The College currently has 1 member of Chinese Academy of Engineering, 1 Cheung Kong Scholar, 1 chair professor, 2 of Talent Project for the New Century of the Ministry of Education [+]

Master in Software Engineering

 

The College currently has 1 member of Chinese Academy of Engineering, 1 Cheung Kong Scholar, 1 chair professor, 2 of Talent Project for the New Century of the Ministry of Education, 17 visiting and part-time professors, and 86 full-time professors, most of whom are holders of doctoral degrees. Since 2002, the college has been undertaking the teaching work, and 70% of them have overseas study or work experience. So far, the college has accepted more than 100 foreign students every year ofr master's and doctoral degree, and some graduates are working for large-skale Chinese enterprises and companies.

 

Any non-Chinese citizen holding a valid foreign passport who wishes to come to study at Hunan University may apply directly to Admission and Vise Office, International Students Center, Hunan University.... [-]


ME in Design

Campus Full time October 2016 China Hunan

We aim to cultivate student who have excellent design skills and solid theoretical foundation, and based on the Chinese culture foundation and international perspective, have a strong ability to [+]

ME in Design

 

We aim to cultivate student who have excellent design skills and solid theoretical foundation, and based on the Chinese culture foundation and international perspective, have a strong ability to combined sensibility and rationality, science and art to solve practical problems, and to adapt to the current modern design requirements, able to independently engage in design jobs and management works in related fields of design. Research Area:1. Product design and design systems

2. Digital media design and identity design

3. Design history and design strategy

4. Environment and art design Education system and cultivation mode:1. Master of Engineering (Industrial design engineering) graduate with full-time management model; take the concentration study way in school.... [-]


MA

MA in Design

Campus Full time Part time 2 - 4 years October 2016 China Hunan + 1 more

We aim to cultivate student who have solid theoretical foundation and excellent research ability, and based on the Chinese culture foundation and international perspective, have a strong ability to [+]

MA in Design

 

We aim to cultivate student who have solid theoretical foundation and excellent research ability, and based on the Chinese culture foundation and international perspective, have a strong ability to combined sensibility and rationality, science and art to adapt to the modern design requirements and future design current, able to engage in research, teaching and management works in related fields of art and design. Research Area:1. Product design and design systems

2. Digital media design and identity design

3. Design history and design strategy

4. Environment and art design Education system and cultivation mode:1. We accept flexible educational system, study period is 2-4 years, and the first school year will finish all specialized courses.... [-]


MFA in Design

Campus Full time 2 - 4 years October 2016 China Hunan

We aim to cultivate student who have systematic knowledge of art of design, high level artistic creativity and excellent art comprehension and expressive force, and based on the Chinese [+]

MFA in Design

 

We aim to cultivate student who have systematic knowledge of art of design, high level artistic creativity and excellent art comprehension and expressive force, and based on the Chinese culture foundation and international perspective, grasp the develop trends of art and design, able to engage in art and design work in related fields.Research Area:1. Product art of design

2. Media art design (Digital media design and print media design) Education system and cultivation mode:1. We accept full-time management model (Centralized learning mode in school).

2. We accept the dual tutorial responsibility system or the tutor group responsibility system, and hired high level artists and experienced industrial designers and engineers as outside tutors. Tutor team guidance is throughout the entire training link, school tutors mainly responsible for operational guidance and ideological education, outside school tutors responsible for practice process, project research, curriculum, graduation design, and other link instruction work. Period of schooling and the credits:1. Study period of Full-time MFA is generally 2-4 years, students was asked to do full-time learning and orientation courses through the whole learning process.... [-]