Founded in 1953, The Architectural Design & Research Institute of Zhejiang University Co., Ltd. (UAD) evolved from Zhejiang University’s Architectural Design Studio. As one of China’s first Class-A design institutes, UAD adheres to a philosophy of creating a “Harmonious Environment” with a “Global Vision.” Emphasizing teaching, research, and innovative design, UAD has earned over 1500 national and international awards. Dedicated to “Truth Seeking & Innovation,” UAD remains committed to delivering exceptional design services and upholding the principle of “Sharing Value through Design.”