Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts（GAFA)，the only one of its kind in South China, has a history of over 60 years.
Studio of Transportation Design (TDS), which established in 2007 and is one of the first studios to launch formal transportation design education in China. The teaching team is composed of two full-time faculties and two visiting professors. The student capacity is around 35, including 4 master-degree students and approximate 30 undergraduate students with three and four year courses. The studio cooperates regularly with many car makers, such as GAC, HONDA China, GAC TOYOTA and Hyundai China.
Head of Transportation Design Studio
LI Yong, Head of the Transportation Design Studio (TDS), gained a PhD degree in Industrial Design from Chiba University, Japan, in 2009. His focus is on Kansei engineering and research on user demands.
HAO Ruimin gained a Master degree in Industrial Design from Tsinghua University, China, in 2012. He has since worked at BAIC Motors between 2013 to 2015.