Great success for female graduates of the Master's program in Architecture at YTAA

Great success for female graduates of the Master's program in Architecture at YTAA

The "Young Talent Architecture Award" (YTAA) is considered part of the "European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture - Mies van der Rohe Award", which the Mies van der Rohe Foundation, together with the European Union, the European Association for Architectural Education (EAAE) and the Council of Architects of Europe (ACE-CAE), announces every two years. It is one of the most prestigious prizes for students of architecture.
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International Award for Doctoral Thesis

International Award for Doctoral Thesis

Clarissa Rhomberg, research assistant at the Institute for Architecture and Planning at the University of Liechtenstein, was awarded the international ARCC Dissertation Prize for her doctoral thesis.
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World's first RIBA accreditation at all programme levels at the University of Liechtenstein

World's first RIBA accreditation at all programme levels at the University of Liechtenstein

During a process lasting several years, the Institute of Architecture and Planning of the University of Liechtenstein underwent an examination by the renowned British accreditation agency RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects). The Institute of Architecture and Planning is the first and only institution worldwide to receive RIBA accreditation for all programme levels (BSc, MSc and PhD).
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Another great success for architecture students at the University of Liechtenstein

Another great success for architecture students at the University of Liechtenstein

For the second time in a row – and this time with two prizes – architecture students from the University of Liechtenstein were rewarded for their innovative, ground-breaking projects at the Schindler Global Award ceremony 2017 in São Paulo, Brazil.
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At the University of Liechtenstein, we try to build bridges between the values of the past, cultural heritage and any necessary renewal, and between regional responsibility and global awareness. Our Institute of Architecture and Planning consider theoretical discourse and practice, up to a scale of 1:1, to be fundamental aspects of our training. We strive to create responsible architecture that offers comprehensive cultural sustainability.

Current publications of the institute can be found under the following link.

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Online Master's Info Evening Architecture

Thursday, 09 September 2021
6 pm to 6.45 pm

Compact information - from the comfort of your own home! At our Master's Info Evenings, you will receive all the basic information about the Master's ...

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Online Bachelor's Info Evening Architecture

Wednesday, 29 September 2021
5 pm to 5.45 pm

Compact information - from the comfort of your own home! At our Bachelor's Info Evenings, you will receive all the basic information about the Bachel ...

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Bachelor's Student for a day Architecture

Wednesday, 20 Octobre 2021
09.30 am to 4.00 pm

Practice check - a taster day at university! With our Student for a day, our team takes you to exciting places on campus and offers you insights into ...

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Bachelor's Info Evening

Wednesday, 17 November 2021
4.00 pm to 6.00 pm

We advise you - on site and in person! At our Bachelor's information evenings, you will receive all the basic information about the Bachelor's degree ...

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Master's Info Evening

Thursday, 18 November 2021
5.00 pm to 7 pm

We advise you - on site and in person! At our Master's information evenings, you will receive all the basic information about the Master's programm ...

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Bachelor's Student for a day Architecture

Wednesday, 15 Decembre 2021
1.30 pm to 5.00 pm

Practice check - a taster day at university! With our Student for a day, our team takes you to exciting places on campus and offers you insights into ...

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"Architecture and Society" - University of Liechtenstein strengthens core topics
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"Architecture and Society" - University of Liechtenstein strengthens core topics

As of April 1, 2021, architectural sociologist Dr. Lindsay Blair Howe will become a new assistant professor (tenure track) at the Institute of Architecture and Planning. With this appointment, the University of Liechtenstein is expanding its social science competencies for the benefit of society.

Mar 07, 2021

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Great success for female graduates of the Master's program in Architecture at YTAA
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Great success for female graduates of the Master's program in Architecture at YTAA

The "Young Talent Architecture Award" (YTAA) is considered part of the "European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture - Mies van der Rohe Award", which the Mies van der Rohe Foundation, together with the European Union, the European Association for Architectural Education (EAAE) and the Council of Architects of Europe (ACE-CAE), announces every two years. It is one of the most prestigious prizes for students of architecture.

Oct 08, 2020

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Professor Peter Staub moves from Liechtenstein to Bern
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Professor Peter Staub moves from Liechtenstein to Bern

Prof. Peter Staub, Head of the Institute of Architecture and Planning at the University of Liechtenstein, will move to the Berne University of Applied Sciences as Director of the Department of Architecture, Wood and Construction on 1 February 2021 and become a member of the University of Applied Sciences' Executive Board.

Jul 03, 2020

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New Start - Spatial Planning in Liechtenstein
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New Start - Spatial Planning in Liechtenstein

In 2017, the Zukunft.li Foundation decided to prepare a study on spatial development in Liechtenstein. Against the background of global developments and trends, the Institute for Architecture and Planning of the University of Liechtenstein was commissioned to reflect on the future challenges of spatial development in the Principality in a partial study and to develop visions of the future.

Mar 29, 2019

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International Award for Doctoral Thesis
Architecture
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International Award for Doctoral Thesis

Clarissa Rhomberg, research assistant at the Institute for Architecture and Planning at the University of Liechtenstein, was awarded the international ARCC Dissertation Prize for her doctoral thesis.

Feb 28, 2019

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International Cooperation for Design-Based Research Starts
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International Cooperation for Design-Based Research Starts

Under the leadership of the Institute for Architecture and Spatial Development at the University of Liechtenstein, a kick-off event on 15 and 16 November marked the start of cooperation between four leading European schools of architecture.

Dec 10, 2018

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World's first RIBA accreditation at all programme levels at the University of Liechtenstein
Architecture
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World's first RIBA accreditation at all programme levels at the University of Liechtenstein

During a process lasting several years, the Institute of Architecture and Planning of the University of Liechtenstein underwent an examination by the renowned British accreditation agency RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects). The Institute of Architecture and Planning is the first and only institution worldwide to receive RIBA accreditation for all programme levels (BSc, MSc and PhD).

Nov 05, 2018

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Careers with responsibility
Architecture

Careers with responsibility

Graduates from the Master’s degree programme in Architecture are well prepared for a career in architecture and its associated fields, and thanks to the sound practical and academic teaching, promising perspectives may also arise in various research areas and academia.

Sep 09, 2018

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Luis Hilti represents Liechtenstein at the Venice Biennale of Architecture
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Luis Hilti represents Liechtenstein at the Venice Biennale of Architecture

The team with the young Liechtenstein architect Luis Hilti and Matilde Igual Capdevila has won the design competition for the Liechtenstein representation at the 2018 Venice Biennale of Architecture.

May 08, 2018

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Lecturer receives award for Vorarlberg's “Best House 2018”
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Lecturer receives award for Vorarlberg's “Best House 2018”

Julia Kick, lecturer at the Institute of Architecture and Planning at the University of Liechtenstein, has won the Vorarlberg Jury Award in the competition “Best House 2018” for the conversion of a farm building in Dornbirn.

May 08, 2018

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Architects from the University of Liechtenstein awarded the Swiss energy prize
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Architects from the University of Liechtenstein awarded the Swiss energy prize

Professor Dietrich Schwarz and Christoph Ospelt, Professor of Sustainable Design and lecturer at the Institute of Architecture and Planning at the University of Liechtenstein, are among the 2018 winners of the Swiss energy prize Watt d'Or. They were awarded the seal of quality for energy excellence in the category “Buildings and Space” for a new construction and renovation project in Zurich.

Jan 12, 2018

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Excellent achievement in the European Architectural Medals
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Excellent achievement in the European Architectural Medals

Two years ago, Master’s student Laurentiu Stancu won the “European Architectural Medal for Best Diploma Project”, and this year another student from the University of Liechtenstein, Dalal Elarji, has secured a place on the shortlist of the top 30 projects.

Nov 27, 2017

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Another great success for architecture students at the University of Liechtenstein
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Another great success for architecture students at the University of Liechtenstein

For the second time in a row – and this time with two prizes – architecture students from the University of Liechtenstein were rewarded for their innovative, ground-breaking projects at the Schindler Global Award ceremony 2017 in São Paulo, Brazil.

Apr 26, 2017

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René Finger
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Alumni portraits

René Finger

MSc Architecture

Aug 26, 2016

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