The School of Design offers excellent prospects for its graduates in both further study and career. In 2020, 25% (90 in number) of our graduates went on to further study at institutions ranked in the top 10 of the QS World University Rankings 2021, including Imperial College London and University College London. Other institutions include National University of Singapore, University of Manchester, University of Edinburgh, Royal College of Art, New York University, University of Sydney, University of Melbourne, Politecnico di Milano, Osaka University, University of Hong Kong, etc.
Subjects of our graduates’ further study include architectural design, product design, urban and regional planning, sustainable heritage of the built environment, sustainable cities, urban regeneration, landscape architecture, environmental engineering, integrated structural engineering, construction engineering management, etc.
Graduates who choose to start their career enjoy a very high employment rate, with employment in domestic and international well-known companies and groups such as State Grid, China Railway, Golden Mantis, ARTS Group, Tus-Design Group, Tongji Architectural Design Group, Architectural Design and Research Institute of Tsinghua University, Zaha Hadid, Aecom, Greenberg Farrow, Gensler, Aedas, Mecanoo, etc.