LOCATION
Palapye, Botswana
CLIENT
International Finance Corporation, World Bank / Government of Botswana
DETAILS
Masterplanning + architectural design and urban design + public domain guidelines
SITE AREA
2500 ha
STUDENT UNITS
10,000

Commissioned by the World Bank, this PPP project compromised the formulation and preparation of a design brief and the conceptual master plan for a 10,000 student campus in Palapye in central Botswana. The campus, set on 2,500 hectares, will provide engineering and technology education for the Southern African Region and serve as a catalyst for further development in and around Palapye. The PPP tender documents prepared by CM+ included urban design and public domain guidelines. Detailed masterplanning and architectural design for the first phase includes approximately 22,000 sqm of space for academic facilities, student accommodation and staff accommodation showcasing sustainable concepts in the campus design and development.