World School, Abhipur (Chandigarh)

Location: Abhipur (Chandigarh)

Service: Architecture

Building Type: Educational

Project Status: Completed

A 50-acre campus, located at Abhipur village, near Chandigarh, has been designed on I.B. curriculum with equal intake for day-boarding as well as for residential students. Separate wings have been designed for kindergarten, primary, secondary and senior secondary sections. Provision for all current day necessities and facilities has been taken into account.

The basic planning is done on the traditional courtyard concept interpreted in a contemporary manner. Large congregational spaces like amphitheaters, courtyards, assembly arenas define pauses between various built blocks.

The campus houses facilities like huge central library, auditorium, residential accommodations, dining facilities, bank/atm, departmental stores, gymnasium, horse riding, 100 m track, badminton, basketball, squash courts etc. The entire planning is done following the principles of green architecture.