Simon Chung

Questions and answers:

  1. Before your diploma what did you study and where?
  2. I carried out my whole architectural education (Parts I and II) here at Brookes and worked in a number of architectural practices in between.

  3. What made you choose Brookes as a place to study?
  4. The reputation of the Architecture School and the recent opportunity to specialise in sustainable building and low energy design.

  5. What do you think of the course while you were here?
  6. It’s very well taught and deals with issues at the forefront of the industry, leaving me well equipped for the professional workplace.

  7. What are the best bits of studying at Brookes?
  8. The atmosphere of studying amongst students and academics with various interesting and international backgrounds.

  9. What advice do you have for others?
  10. Always challenge and explore everything to strive for the best understanding of something and what it means to you. Most importantly, enjoy what you do!

  11. What are your plans for when you’ve completed your course, for work or further study?
  12. Since completing I have helped start a company in Oxford with colleagues that specialises in Passivhaus and sustainable design.

Simon Chung

Simon Chung studied MSc Sustainable Building: Performance & Design with the School of Architecture


It’s very well taught and deals with issues at the forefront of the industry, leaving me well equipped for the professional workplace.