Facilities

Library

As there is no central library on site, the Faculty of Architecture - Design and Built Environment at BAU has a dedicated Architectural Library, stocked with books, journals, e-journals, and online database. In the year 2011, the Architectural Engineering Library held a total of 8,877 books 6,929 Journals. There are currently 9,123 books, of which 688 are in the Arabic Language. Compared to the previous academic year 2012-2013, an increase of 117 books and 44 journals was registered.

 

Computer Laboratories

All desktops present in computer lab are up-to-date. 89 computers were bought along with several Photocopiers and scanners. Laptops used for presenting courses in lecture halls have been increased as well. The following table describes the quantities and specifications of all digital equipment existing at the Faculty.

 

Model Making Workshop

The Model Making Workshop has been equipped with up to date model making tools, both manual electric and digital tools (including a laser cutting machine) which was highly beneficial to students in reducing both time and cost in producing the models of their design projects