The IE community stands for Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Innovation/Technology and Humanities. Thank you to the members of our community that make us proud and inspire us!
Stories of IE School of Architecture & Design (20)
Maria Jose Heshiki de las Casas
“Enjoy your time at IE! Attend events, network, talk to new people, try new things - make the most of the 4 years.”
“Trust the wait, Embrace the uncertainty, Enjoy the beauty of becoming. When nothing is certain anything is possible.” – Mandy Hale
Robert Salvatella Santana
"Be bold, engage with your peers, make mistakes, learn, move on, and repeat!"
Javier Martín de la FuenteDesigner at SHoP Architects
“I am where I am because I decided to go to IEU.”
Ana Corina de la FuenteCEO and founder of ArchiTopic
“IEU Alumni Community means having a strong personal and professional support system at every corner of the world.”
Mikhail FrantsuzovJunior Architect at FRPO
“IEU has prepared me to adapt quickly to spontaneous situations and new environments.”
JaleLandscape Architect at Perkins and Will’s
"There is always so much you can bring in to create spaces that motivate people to engage with their environment - which is my ultimate goal when designing anything!"
PaulaArchitect and Founder at Echeverrimontes
"I am very proud of being part of a community that is as dynamic and creative as IE!"
MaricruzProject Designer at Zara Studio (Inditex)
"It is not only my life that has changed, but also myself! Thanks to the MSD and its forward thinking approach, I have a wider perspective on design, architecture and business."
TanviCommunity Design Manager at Livspace.com
"The most important aspect that factored in my growth during the program was the wide range of highly driven professionals from around the world."
NikolausReal Estate Investment Consultant at TME Associates
"Learning to collaborate with different people from different cultures and backgrounds enriches everyone’s mind."
Jo-AnneAssociate at Gensler
"There is a permanent challenge for architects and it is to protect the building, it could be part of the legacy for future generations. That is a big responsibility!"
Jennifer Lizbeth, PerúFounder at OVA (Office of Versatile Architecture) in Lima
"I have grown a lot as a person through my MBArch experience, and I now have “the little bug of innovation and entrepreneurship” in my veins."
PietroCo-Founder and Leader of Architecture Projects at IArchitects
"Studying the the Master in Business for Architecture and Design at IE has opened my eyes to a new way of approaching my vocation. The program has aided me in becoming more organized and a better professional!"
"MRED allowed me to meet incredible people and learn every single day from them, culturally, academically, and professionally. Today, I feel like a much more prepared professional with a lot more thirst for challenges."
Marina CarreteroDigital Manager at Arup
"Doing my bachelor degree at IE School of Architecture and Design meant that once I finished I already had some work experience with my internships done, and that helped a lot when looking for the first real job."