Myanmar Institute of Information Technology (Mandalay campus) - Myanmar
Construction area : 13,000 sqm
Construction cost : N/A
Completed : 2015
Myanmar Institute of technology (MIIT) is the project which Design507 took part of the design not only facilitate a good learning environment but also represent the Mandalay cultural heritage to the visitor as well. A conceptual design was created with concerning of a dynamic of form, an approach space, GREEN design that respected to tropical environment and less energy use. This modern style architecture was designed in a courtyard form enclosing an open garden court. The GREEN concept inspired designers to rise up the building on plinths and columns to provide full natural ventilation while achieving multipurpose space for students /faculties to share spaces. When approach to building, the GRC profile of the Mandalay gate represent the cultural iconic element of the building which inspired from the Historic Mandalay palace.