Professional Development Examinations Centre


Samar Al Tekreeti

Centre Manager

Telephone: +971 4 279 14 64


Joined BUID staff ( October 2014) at the Professional Development Unit as a Senior Administrator, where she is investing her time developing and designing professional training courses and CPD workshops that best fit the industry requirements in various fields. In addition, she is also the Technical Supervisor for the Indoor Air Quality Lab at BUID for the Faculty of Engineering  and IT – Sustainable Design of the Built Environment MSc. Program. 
She studied her early education in the UAE then joined the faculty of Interior Design in the American University in Dubai (AUD), graduated with BFA in Interior Design in 2007. During her course work, she had always paid attention to the durability and re-interior fitting in comparison to cost. The passion for her career had been her motivator during her practical experience in various establishments in the UAE where she was able to enhance her expertise and put her studies into a solid ground. After a couple of years of industrial practice, she enrolled for BUiD masters’ degree in the Sustainable Design of the Built Environment taking her preferable Interior Architecture specialty “sustainability” into a further step and graduated successfully in 2015. 
Her current research interests focuses on experimental and simulation study of energy efficiency, smart and sustainable building materials, advanced energy reduction and conservation practices and in depth Energy Management modules for her PhD Architecture and Sustainable Built Environment studies in BUiD . Samar is also a LEED Green Associate Practitioner, a Certified Energy Auditor and a Certified Energy Manager. 



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