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. Norafida Ab Ghaffar
(Senior Lecturer)
PhD,(University Of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK), MA (Oxford Brookes University, UK), Oxford Brookes University, Uk(Architecture),  Dip_Architecture, Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM)

Department of Architecture 

Faculty of Built Environment
UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA
50603 Kuala Lumpur
MALAYSIA

Tel: 603-7967 5320
Emailfab@um.edu.my
Last Update: December 05, 2018