Germany hands over new campus to Badakhshan University
In Feyzabad, the Badakhshan University was handed over new facilities for four faculties, administrative offices, classrooms for up to 200 and dormitories. The AFN 375 million in costs for construction of the buildings were financed by the German Federal Foreign Office.
Local construction companies were contracted and the buildings adhere to maximum standards of modern constructions, with state-of-the-art earthquake protection, heat insulation solar power sources for heating water, generators, an own well and cistern technology, fixed pavements and paths. Besides classrooms, administrative offices, a canteen, multi-purpose hall, the grounds and the buildings also come with guard housing, prayer rooms and technical engineering facilities. The area of the grounds is approximately 43,000 square metres. With the handover of the buildings to the Badakhshan University, the campus is ready for immediate use.