Kuwait College of Business

Space programming and architectural design for business school at Kuwait University

Kuwait University's College of Business Administration (CBA), designed by C7A in association with Gulf Consult, will be a unique teaching and research facility housing eight major departments: Accounting, Economics, Finance, Management, Marketing, Quantitative Methods, Information Systems and Public Administration. Planned for 4,000 students, the CBA includes classrooms, lecture/case study rooms, an administration office suite, department faculty offices, a Trading Floor Center, the Center of Excellence, an exhibition hall, an administrative office suite, faculty offices and conference rooms, prayer rooms, food service, lounges, and resource centers. Designed to attain LEED Silver certification, the CBA features garden terraces, which follow the stepped roof, providing shade and drawing in naturally cooled air.