Part 3 39 MEMBER INSTITUTIONS, SUPPORT UNITS AND SERVICES HONG KONG INSTITUTE OF VOCATIONAL EDUCATION 3.13 The Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (IVE) is a leading vocational and professional education provider in Hong Kong, committed to nurturing professionals valued by industries. It has been evolving in tandem with the economic development of Hong Kong, building a competent and innovative workforce needed in a knowledge-based economy. IVE offers an array of disciplines and programmes at levels from higher diploma to Diploma of Foundation Studies. The diverse learning opportunities pave the way for further study and future career development. IVE offers full- time and part-time programmes at levels ranging from HD to certificate and in different areas, covering Health and Life Sciences, Business, Childcare, Elderly and Community Services, Engineering, Hospitality and Information Technology programmes. 3.14 IVE’s campuses across the territory are fully equipped with essential state-of-the-art facilities to prepare students for a well-rounded campus life. Each campus was purpose-built with specialised facilities for students of different disciplines to gain knowhow and practical skills in their chosen areas. They have created an interactive learning environment for students to cultivate a passion for learning and develop their interests and talents through various sports and cultural activities. Each campus is equipped with computer facilities and computer-assisted language learning laboratories to support learning and teaching. The laboratories and centres are upgraded on a regular basis to keep abreast with the latest industry trends. To enrich the learning experience of IVE students, facilities of industry standards are set up to simulate workplace environments. HONG KONG DESIGN INSTITUTE 3.15 The Hong Kong Design Institute (HKDI) is a leading design institution in Hong Kong, providing high-quality education to cultivate knowledge and professionalism, nurturing emerging talents who underpin the creative industries in Hong Kong. 3.16 The HKDI campus in Tiu Keng Leng is purposely built for quality design education. The campus is equipped with state-of-the-art workshops, exhibition galleries, advanced facilities and a comprehensive learning resources centre, and has won an international architecture award.