BUiD wins The Emirates Appreciation Award for the Environment

Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, His Highness Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum honoured the winners of The Emirates Appreciation Awards for the Environment.



The British University in Dubai’s Vice Chancellor, Professor Abdullah Alshamsi received the award at the ceremony held at Grand Hayat Hotel on January 26, 2016.

BUiD earned the award for its clear sustainability policy, which is being implemented in all aspects of the staff and students’ daily routines. BUiD’s environmental commitments are also reflected in its educational programmes at Masters and PhD level, many of which focus on sustainable construction and consumption.  In the past 10 years BUiD has focused its research work on sustainability, raising public awareness through events and publications, and undertaking its own corporate sustainability initiatives. 


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