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Ingenhoven International Architects
Oeconomicum University Düsseldorf


The site for the new Oeconomicum on the campus of the Heinrich Heine University in Düsseldorf is located between the existing library and medical school and the university’s lake. The new building takes its form from the curve of the lake shore and with the surrounding buildings it defines a new square. The building can […]


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Kokaistudios
Jiaotong University


In 2009 a prestigious American Foundation and Jiao Tong University invited Kokaistudios to design the building for the new faculty of law in a prestigious location of the historical campus of the University in the center of Shanghai. This particular site being characterized by an important historical and symbolic role for the city and at the same time by […]


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YBGSNA
Dean of Students’ Building


The Dean of Students’ Building functions as the academic and social hub of the School of Engineering in Be’er Sheba University. Its modest program is structured around a terraced three story public space of the different departments. It is designed in exposed concrete in relationship to the old concrete campus of the 50’s to match […]


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3XN Architects
University building in Stuttgart


3XN’s vision to create an open, inspiring and social learning environment for a new technical faculty wins competition with 25 entries. It is the ambition that the new building for the technical faculty of the German university Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg (DHBW) is to be a lighthouse project for academic learning – an innovative and productive learning […]


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Ricardo Sánchez González & José Ignacio Linazasoro Rodríguez
University Campus in Segovia


The Campus of Segovia is placed on a large plot in the suburbs of this historical city. It is a site defined by the lack of public spaces. This project intends to create an important cultural pole. Therefore, it stands surrounding a big covered square which will be used not only by students and teachers, […]


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Be Paris
Baumschlager Eberle


Center for higher education and university researches of Le Havre The building is made of two twin elements, side by side, centralizing three establishments: the campus of Sciences-Politiques for undergrad education and the two schools SPI (Sciences for engineers) and INSA-Civil engineering. We eventually proposed to group together the three institutions in two different entities unified […]


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HOK
School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences


State-of-the-art medical school and integrated transit station will anchor vibrant mixed-use district The University at Buffalo (UB) has unveiled HOK’s dramatic design for its new School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences building on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus. The seven-story medical school will bring 2,000 UB faculty, staff and students daily to downtown Buffalo and, at more […]


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Brückner & Brückner Architekten
Renovation of library at university Erlangen


The library of the university in Erlangen, errected beginning of the nineteen-seventies, was getting a bit long in the tooth and doesn’t comply anymore to today’s energy requests. Urgent renovation work has been undertaken with regard to the roof, the façade and lightning. After completion of the renovation energy saving of 352 000 kg CO2 […]


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Studio Kalamar
National and University Library II


The programme of the National and University Library II comprises four programme units: free access library, storage and archive facilities, work units – expert library services, and the archaeological heritage of Roman Emona. Emona lies beneath the surface level, so the three remaining units are used as the base for volume composition. The units are […]


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A/ZC – Atelier Zündel & Cristea
University Descartes


Sustainable construction The physical location of the two buildings, constructed in the heart of an urban islet, and resting atop the university parking lots, confronted us with a complex exercise in conceiving and planning our operation. Vertically, a reduction in the height of the amphitheaters would contribute to an improved perception of their whole. Within […]


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Inbo
Science campus


Official start construction first phase new science campus Leiden University On Thursday, February 28, the construction of the first phase of the new science campus of the University of Leiden officially started with a festive ceremony. During this occasion the BREEAM design certificate was presented to the Dean of the Leiden University Faculty of Mathematics […]


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Henning Larsen Architects
IT University


The IT University is arranged around a large central atrium. In the atrium, a number of group and meeting rooms, designed as corbelled boxes, are placed in a dynamic composition – like extracted drawers of various sizes. A digital art installation by the American artist John Maeda creates a dynamic and interactive visual composition in the […]


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Zaha Hadid Architects
St. Antony’s College


The Middle East Centre of St. Antony’s College is the University of Oxford’s centre for interdisciplinary study of the Modern Middle East. The centre was founded in 1957 and its focus is on research of humanities and social sciences with a wide reference to the Arab World and its geographic adjacencies. The centre’s research core is a specialised library and substantial paper and photographic archive […]


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Lyons
University of Tasmania, School of Medicine and Menzies Research Institute


The new building for The University of Tasmania’s School of Medicine and the Menzies Research Institute supports these institutions aspiration to deliver leading edge world-class clinical research and medical training. The conceptual basis for the project was to create a synergistic environment for these previously fragmented facets of the University. At the core of the concept […]


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Yazgan Design Architecture
Metu Modsim


METU MODSIM is a building situated in a land of 5.200sqm. that is both bound to and diverts from its context. On one hand, it greets contextual values considering the façade color, the building height, levels of the site, the direction of the sun and the pedestrian axis. Being at the midst of a poplar […]


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KKE Architects
AJ Retrofit Award for The Riverside


The Riverside, a higher educational building designed by KKE Architects for the University of Worcester, has won the Higher Education Building category of the AJ Retrofit Awards 2012.  The awards, created by the Architects’ Journal (‘the voice of architecture in Britain’), recognise the vision of clients and the skill of architects in re-purposing existing buildings […]


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Zaha Hadid Architects
Innovation Tower


PolyU appoints Ms Zaha Hadid as Chief Architect of “Innovation Tower” The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has appointed world-renowned architect Ms Zaha Hadid as Chief Architect of its new “Innovation Tower”. Ms Hadid has made a trip from London to Hong Kong to present her design concepts at a press conference hosted by Mr Victor […]


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gmp – Architekten von Gerkan, Marg und Partner
Hamburg-Harburg Technical University


 Hamburg-Harburg Technical University extended by main building Barely two years after the groundbreaking ceremony, Hamburg-Harburg Technical University will be inaugura­ting its new main building tomorrow, on time for the scheduled completion date. Designed by the architects von Gerkan, Marg and Partners (gmp), a new building comprising both historic and new parts has been created at […]


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OSO Studio Limited
United university complex


The campus of united (union) university is located at the northeast of Beijing’s 4’Th Ring road, near the centre axis of city. After the construction period across 1970’s – 2000’s and a merging with Beijing tourism college in 2010, the campus lead to open space’s sprawl and the buildings have totally difference. Just as its name […]


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Beckmann-N’Thépé Agency
Marne-la-Vallee Central University Library


“Future heart and social area of the Marne-la-Vallée university campus, the new central library has the significant advantage of being located on an outstanding site: the Ferme de la Haute Maison. Dating from the 17th century, this “historic” site endows the building with a strategic role. Its identity does not just stem from the quality […]


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