Guidelines & Rules


  • This competition is open to all engineering, construction management and architectural design students from both public and private institutions of higher learning.

  • Registration is free of charge, no fees shall be imposed.

  • Only valid registration forms submitted online on or before the closing date shall be accepted.

  • All designs must be original and include a model.

  • Participants must be undergraduate students.

  • Participation is on a team basis made up of a minimum of 3 students.

  • Each team can be assisted by their lecturers/tutors as mentors.

  • Institutions may send as many teams as possible.

  • There will only be three major prizes for the competition.

  • To ensure strict compliance, all updates, announcements or additional rules will be published on this website from time to time.

  • The decision of the judges is final. No correspondence or appeals will be entertained.

Technical Poster

  • Each team is required to submit a Technical poster.

  • The submission of the Technical poster is a prerequisite for qualification into the finals.

  • The poster size must not be larger than two A1 sized paper.

  • Poster should depict two hand drawn colored sketches of your proposed solution presenting 2 views, namely the front elevation view and a typical cross section.

  • Poster should describe briefly the technical specifications: type of building materials used, size of structure with dimensions and construction methodology.

Scale Models

  • Only shortlisted participants notified for qualifications into the finals of the competition are required to build the scale models.

  • You may use any raw materials for building the models. Examples : cement, styrofoam, metal, cardboard, paper, recycled materials, wood, glue, nails, wires etc.

  • The dimension of the model must not exceed 1.0m length x 0.5m width x 0.5m height.

  • The cost of constructing the model should not exceed RM 200.00.

  • Finalists are required to display their posters and models on the day of the event at Universiti Malaya for evaluation. Scale models shall be judged based on its originality, creativity, innovativeness, practicality, aesthetics etc.

  • Please bring along your own laptop, screen and projector for the multimedia/powerpoint presentation.

Competition Timeline



Deadline for Submission of Registration Form

25 July 2016

Deadline for Submission of Technical Posters

25 Aug 2016

Shortlisted Participants invited to participate in the Competition and time to get their models ready for the Competition

10 Sept 2016

Date of the Competition

18 October 2016

Participants are encouraged to access our website regularly at for further updates and announcements on the competition

Contact Information
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