Key Information

Code: SS16.

Taught During: Session 1 and 2.

Course Coordinator: Dr. Noor Aimran Samsudin .

Prerequisites: Nil.


This course is anticipated for:

  • Architectures, urban planners, urban sociologists and design professions students that interested on urban cultural heritage & cultural landscape;
  • Local authorities or planning agencies;
  • Heritage Advocates/Managers/ Educator;
  • Members of Heritage Movements and NGOs who have strong interest towards understanding the diversity of Asian Heritage;.
  • Researchers / Postgraduate Students.


  • To enhance participants’ capability of working in teams as well as interacting in an international level.
  • To sharpen participants’ creativity, broaden and deepen their knowledge in urban design and heritage conservation.
  • To expose participants’ with the current practice of urban design and heritage conservation globally.


  • An introduction of Malaysian architecture style.
  • Culture of Malaysia-History, People & Town.
  • The morphological of the urban form in Malaysia.
  • Urban design & conservation from Malaysia experience.

*Subject to any changes

Duration: One (1), Two (2) and three (3) weeks.

Fees: USD 500 (1 week), USD 1,000 (2 weeks) and USD 1,500 (3 weeks). The fees include course materials, airport pick-up, accommodation, transportation, excursions, meals.

Application Deadlines: Two months prior to the commencement of course.

Who Can Apply:

  • Local and international students.
  • Participants need to apply in group not less than 15 person per group

Click HERE to download the course’s poster!

*Depend on participant/group/institution request.
Course Coordinator

Dr. Noor Aimran Samsudin

Faculty of Built Environment and Surveying

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia