Songdo Global University Campus

Location 187, Songdo-dong, Yeonsu-gu, Incheon
Type Education & Research
Gross Floor Area 128,042.93㎡
Building Scale 21F, B2
Design / Completion 2009 / 2012
Client Incheon Global Campus
Awards 1st Prize of Competition
This project attracts world’s prestigious universities and the joint facility of Songdo Global Campus which leads development of region and university compose of library, student union, auditorium, gymnasium, support center, guest house, multicultural facility, etc. As a center core of Songdo Global Campus, core facility of Songdo high-tech education city should have a landmark-like symbolism.
The joint facility for each campus considered utilization convenience, and a monolithic round shape mass was designed with maximized intensive facility arrangement for symbolic visualization. Introduce 'Landscape Architecture' concept as meaning to create a new natural environment of Songdo considering coastal landfill as the origin and make exterior space design as standard premise to create community between multinational students through plenty of tree-planting on rooftop and use of nature base.