Department of Architecture

The objectives of the architecture programme when it was conceived at the University of Malaya in 1995 is as follows:

  • To promote interest, knowledge and skills in architectural design, that is sensitive to the cultural and environmental contexts.
  • To develop analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • To nurture the ability to design comprehensively, creatively and with technical competence.
  • To understand the scientific principles whic form the foundation of building technology
  • To produce graduates with semi-professional and professional degrees, who will practise architecture confidently and responsibly.
Head of Department

Dr. Muhammad Azzam Ismail 
PhD(University of New South Wales, Australia); BArch (University of Glasgow,Scotland), BArch (Hons)(University of Malaya) 

Department of Architecture 

Faculty of Built Environment
50603 Kuala Lumpur

Tel: 603-7967 5320
Last Update: April 28, 2016