Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi

The project calls for development of Zayed University in Abu Dhabi. The new campus site covers an area of 75 hectares and will contain all academic buildings, recreation facilities and residential accommodation. The completed campus will provide education facilities for 6,000 students, as well as related faculty and support staff. The new campus is located in new Khalifa City at Abu Dhabi covering an area of 200,000 m2.


Key Facts and Figures

Location: Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi

Accommodate: 6,000 students, faculty and support staff

Plot Area: 200,000 sq. Meter (75 hectors)

Value: $800 Million US dollars


Project Team

Owner: Mubadala Development Company

Abu Dhabi Education Council

Architect: Otak International

Lead Consultant: Cansult Maunsell

Main Contractor: Al Habtoor – Murray Roberts Joint Venture


Project Timeline

November 2008: Plot area calculated

March 2009: Piling work commences

May 2010: 70% of total work completed

August 2011: Estimated completion date


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