Shanghai Institute of Design

Shanghai Institute of Design is located in core area of Zhangjiang High tech zone in Shanghai Pudong district. It is the main strategic site for CAA to realize its service in the Yangzi delta area. It was founded in 1996. After twenty years’ development, Shanghai Institute of Design has developed unique principles that combine the advantages of cosmopolitan of Shanghai and the humanistic tradition of CAA. The institute aims to become an internationalized program which nurtures talents specialized in urban creative atmosphere. It is comprised of 4 departments with 1600 students in total: Department of Urban Space Design, Department of Fashion Product Design, Department of Digital Media and Department of Common Foundation Studies.


Dean: Wu Xiaohua (President Assistant of CAA)

Vice Dean: Han Xu, Chen Huasha, Duan Weibin, Han Kuo