With a strong emphasis on human value and professional ethics, the department of Architecture has been offering an education based on critical and theoretical knowledge, creative design skills, the most recent techniques of presentation and architectural building technologies. 

 As a member of different international networks such as European Association for Architectural Education (EAAE), the department of Architecture is an international department with its academic staff and students from all over the world, embracing universal values and taking internationalization as a goal. 

With its participative and interactive course environment, technological facilities, devoted academic staff and student-centred education approach, KAU Department of Architecture has been offering a universal, intellectual, ethical and active education.


Architects work in design, planning and construction of various types of buildings and structures, ranging from residential buildings to commercial ones or public facilities. They are responsible for designing buildings that meet the needs of people who are going to use them, and in harmony with the environment in the most comfortable, healthy, safe, and economic ways. They have the chance to work in public sector such as ministries or municipalities, or architecture departments of public institutions. They also can work in private sector architecture and construction firms or become self-employed by establishing their own businesses. During design and construction of a building, architects need to be in contact with the clients and users, and many different professionals including civil, electric and mechanical engineers, urban designers, landscape designers, interior designers, contractors and technical staff.

Graduates of Architecture also have the chance to continue their career in academic institutions, by attaining Master and PhD degree.

Future start dates

September 2015
February 2016


Foundation and Degree level fees:

Fees Fall - Spring 2015-2016

Moldovan Students  1000 Euro (+20% VAT)
International Students 2000 Euro (+20% VAT)
Application Fee 100 Euro


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1 + 4 year programme, divided into one year of Foundation studies and 4 years of BA (Hons) studies.

Registration Requirements


 Completed University Application Form

 A copy of the photo page of your International Passport.

 Completed Dormitory Application Form (if you intend to stay in the University accommodation)

 High School Diploma or equivalent recognized qualifications

 Evidence of Competence in the English Language. TOEFL, IELTS or equivalent if available. If you do not have these qualifications your proficiency in English will be tested upon arrival at the University, in accordance with the Foundation English School