The Mission of the School of Architecture & Design is to educate competent designers and fine artists in the various design fields, who will have the breadth of knowledge and the skills necessary to creatively engage different artistic and design problems, in addition to a broad culture founded on liberal education, that will allow graduates to operate as responsible citizens and ethical professionals in a global world.


The vision of the School of Architecture and Design is driven by its Mission and Values, specifically to:

  • Create a School that brings together the various design and fine arts disciplines
  • Develop an atmosphere of collegiality, exchange of ideas, experimentation and research
  • Provide a forum for emerging talents in the various design and fine arts fields
  • Meet the goals of the University in achieving excellence and measuring up to international standards of education and practice in the design and fine arts field