Athens 2023 | Non-residential

University of Birmingham Dubai

United Arab EmiratesUnited Arab EmiratesCompany Name: Khansaheb Interiors

Project description

Located in Dubai International Academic City, opposite the City’s first purpose-built Student housing complex, the new University of Birmingham Dubai campus is spread over an area of 50,000m2, and has the capacity to accommodate 2,900 students.
Uniquely designed in the shape of a crescent moon and inspired by the University’s historic Aston Webb buildings in Birmingham UK, the bespoke new facility will provide a range of flexible, multi-use study spaces, complete with
the latest data and innovative technology, that can be transformed at the flick of a switch.
Facilities include a 300-seat lecture theatre and large auditorium as well as three, state-of-the-art laboratories dedicated to the teaching of Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science. In addition, innovative library facilities offer students access to a range of more than 500,000 academic articles, textbooks, and journals.

Main information

Building size

50 000 m²

Building purpose / type


Building owner name

Investments FZ

Architect name



Company name: Khansaheb Interiors

Main Representative: Mr. Gary Condon

Number of collaborators: 600

Specialties: Project and Programme Management, Design and Design Management, Partnering and collaborative working with clients and supply chain, Effective Leadership and Management, Creating innovative solutions, Excellent technical skills, Value Engineering

Founded in: 2011

Biography: Khansaheb Interiors provides bespoke specialist interiors fit-out service carrying out work within the retail, hotel and leisure, media, corporate offices and residential sectors. Khansaheb Interiors has enviable reputation for its extensive portfolio of turnkey fit-out projects, where the highest quality delivery and client satisfaction is at the forefront of their service at all times.

Innovation Partner: Khansaheb Civil Engineering LLC (MC), Khansaheb Interiors (SC)

University of Birmingham Dubai - Gypsum International Trophy 2023

Contractors: Mr. Gary Condon

Saint-Gobain products & systems

Acoustic insulation
GypLyner UNIVERSAL, IWL, MF Ceiling
Moisture resistance
GypLyner UNIVERSAL, IWL, MF Ceiling used with M2TECH Plasterboard
Environmentally friendly
GypLyner UNIVERSAL, IWL, MF Ceiling
Energy efficiency
Energy Efficiency
Recycling certified
Neat finish
Neat Finishes
Productivity gain
Site Productivity
Economic Savings

Saint-Gobain Team

Sarath Nair