8th IAHH International Student Design Competition 2010


1st Prize
• Miss. Neelima Panoli
Kamala Raheja Vidyanidhi Institute for Architecture and Environmental Studies, Mumbai University, Mumbai, India

2nd Prize
• Sara Cipolletti
• Deema Mahmud
• Angela Leuzzi
• Sylvie Laure
• Roselyn Tepongning
University of Camerino, School of Advanced Studies, Camerino, Italy

3rd Prize
• Mr. Chua Poh Ang
• Mr. Lee Swan Peng
• Mr. Song Kee Jiunn
• Miss. Ng Wen Chiat
University Technology Malaysia, Faculty of Built Environment Taman University, Skudia, Johor Bahru, Malaysia

Special Mention
• Ms Teresa Moran
ETSAM : Escuela Tecnica Superior De Arquitectura de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

• Ms. Masoom Moitra
Kamala Raheja Vidyanidhi Institute for Architecture and Environmental Studies, Mumbai University, Mumbai, India

• Azam Sadat Hosseini
• Solmaz Shamshiri
• Zahra Khoshamad
• Asghar Motea Noparvar
Tabriz University, Tabriz, Iran

• Miss Chunyan Zhao
• Miss Lei Zhao
• Miss Lin Jin
• Mr. Xiao Liu
Harbin Institute of Technology Shenzhen Graduate School, Shenzhen, China

• Mrs. Duygu Ergin
• Mrs. Necla Ruken Bars
• Mrs. Aysegul Arkuden
• Mr. Oguzhan Sur
Yildiz Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey

• Ying Tan
• Haiyun Wang
• Qianhong Tan
School of Architecture of Tsinghua University, Beijing, China


The site for the project shall be about 5-10 ha which will be a brown field site located in an urban area which is at present neglected. The site may have dilapidated housing stock. The project shall aim at providing affordable housing to about 1000 families belonging to various income and social groups.

Category Idea Competition / Open to Students / Competition Result
Type International, Idea, Students, Single-Stage, Anonymous
Genre Housing, Sustainability
Country India
RegDeadline 25 January 2010 GoogleCal iCal
25 January 2010 (Must be Received, See "Entry Fee" below)
Eligibility Students

The International Association for Humane Habitat (IAHH) is a voluntary organization promoting the goals and objectives of evolving humane habitats, through sustainable development, appropriate technologies, innovative designs and multi-disciplinary approaches to restructure policies, programs, planning and designing for conservation, sustainable redevelopment and development.
IAHH has hosted seven annual International Student Design Competitions since 2003 on various themes related to sustainable, affordable and appropriate humane habitats. On an average 50 entries are received from 15 different countries.
IAHH is pleased to announce its Eighth International Student Design Competition on the theme of “Affordable Housing in Sustainable Humane Habitats”. The competition is open to students of architecture, housing, planning, urban design, landscape architecture and related disciplines of anthropology, sociology, engineering, economics, geography, social work etc. However, the design team must be led by a student of architecture.

Prof. Dr. Peter Schreibmayer (Technical University Graz, Austria)
Prof. Rodney Harber (Durban, South Africa)
Prof. Anna Rubbo (University of Sydney, Australia)
Prof. Dr. Parvin Ghaemmaghami (Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran)
Prof. M.N. Ashish Ganju,Griha (New Delhi, India)
Prof. Anil Nagrath (Secretary General IAHH, he shall be the technical co-ordinator and be assisted by A.Prof. Anand Achari, Rizvi College of Architecture, Mumbai, India)

First Prize: INRs. 75,000
Second Prize: INRs. 50,000
Third Prize: INRs. 25,000
Max. 5 Honourable Mentions without any cash prizes shall be given.

Entry Fee
Early Registration US $ 50 to be received by December 31, 2009
Late Registration US $ 75 Up to January 25, 2010

6 A1 drawings or 3 A0 drawings and a brief report (not more than 10 A4 sheets) and CDs containing the drawing and report

Submission Address
IAHH International Student Design Competition Secretariat
Rizvi College of Architecture,
Off Carter Road, Bandra West,
Mumbai 400 050 INDIA

Jury dates; January 27-28, 2010
Awards declaration, January 31, 2010
Publication of document: August 15, 2010

Past winners

International Association of Humane Habitat

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