MISR Library and Entrance Pavilion

MISR Library and Entrance Pavilion

This project comprises of the extension of the existing library of the Makerere Institute of Social Research (MISR) and an entrance pavilion containing a lecture room, a seminar room as well as covered external gathering space.

The buildings were designed by TAMassociati from Italy. Studio FH provided local advisory, statutory compliance and planning consultancy during the design stages and technical supervising services during construction.


Kampala, Uganda


Makerere University

Service provided

Local Architect

Lead Architect

TAMassociati, Italy

Other Consultants

MBW Consulting (Structural Engineers/Design), Aquila Gallery (Structural Engineers/Site), BES Consult (MEP Engineers), Dudley Kasibante and Partners (QS & Project Manager)

Gross floor area


Cost per Sqm

$720 excl. VAT

Project status


Completion date

December 2018

Local architectural team

Felix Holland with Philip Matovu, Juliana Achi and Emma Mugisha

MISR Library and Entrance Pavilion