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James Hoban - Designer and Builder of the White House

The White House Historical Association has recently published an edited collection of eight essays entitled James Hoban: Designer and Builder of the White House featuring essays by distinguished architects and graduates of the MUBC (Masters of Urban and Building Conservation) programme at UCD - Merlo Kelly, a Design Fellow in UCD, Brian O'Connell and Professor Finola O'Kane.


The UCD College of Engineering and Architecture is very proud that two of its academics have been recognised for their sustained commitment to teaching excellence and student learning with the prestigious Teaching Excellence Award.

Conversations on Architecture Here and Now

The School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy, University College Dublin. in partnership with the Embassy of Switzerland in Ireland is delighted to present Elli Mosayebi of EMI Architekten Zurich, in conversation with David Leech, David Leech Architects and Lynn Scarf, Director of the National Museum of Ireland at 19.30 GMT, 7th April 2021.

Three Case Studies from Engineering and Architecture runners-up in 2020 UCD Impact Competition

Assistant Professor Jennifer Keenahan from UCD School of Civil Engineering, Dr Kevin Nolan from UCD School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering and Associate Professor Francesco Pilla from UCD School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy have been named runners-up in the 2020 UCD Research Impact Case Study Competition.

Two Winners of the Best Innovative Concept Detail Design in the GLDA Student & Graduate Design Competition 2020.

Congratulations to two third year Landscape Architecture students from UCD’s School of APEP.
Barbara Steczkiewicz and Evan Bailey were awarded "Best Innovative Concept Detail Design" in the Garden & Landscape Designers Association student & Graduate Design Competition 2020.

UCD architectural graduate wins RIBA President's Medal

A recently graduated architectural student from University College Dublin has received a RIBA President's Medal, one of architecture's top awards for student projects.

Assistant Professor Samantha Martin-McAuliffe new editor-in-chief of Architectural Histories.

UCD’s Samantha Martin-McAuliffe has been appointed as the new editor-in-chief of Architectural Histories, the peer-reviewed journal of the European Architectural History Network (EAHN). She will be supported by Manuel Sánchez García (Politécnico di Torino, Universidad de Granada) as the new editorial assistant.