Al Futtaim Carillion has been appointed to design the New York University Abu Dhabi's main campus on Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Work has been commissioned by developer Mubadala Infrastructure, a unit of Mubadala Development Company.
The proposed university will have extensive classroom, library facilities for liberal arts and sciences college.
The scheme will also will include teaching facilities, laboratories, student, faculty and staff housing, athletic and performance facilities to accommodate 2,500 students.
Work at the site will begin in this year and will be complete by 2014.