A Visit of a delegation from the University of Nottingham and Baghdad Municipality to the Faculty of Engineering

The Dean of the Faculty of Engineering received a delegation from the University of Nottingham with a number of academics and officials of the Municipality of Baghdad on Thursday, 24 May 2018.

The meeting included the discussing of the possibility of the participation of the Department of Architecture from the Faculty of Engineering in the projects of the Municipality of Baghdad and the development of Al-Rasheed Street. The mission of the delegation of the University of Nottingham is the digital architectural documentation of Al-Rasheed Street.  The attendants presented practical views on the preservation of Al-Rasheed Street.

The faculty of engineering has also presented its initiative to provide advice and contribute to the reconstruction of the province of Mosul, which could be through actual projects.

 It is worth mentioning that the Department of Architecture is one of the departments that is specialized in  (the heritage of local architecture), which is almost a rare specialization available compared to other universities.