Klodjan Xhexhi

Doctor of Science in Architecture


Applied Research


Dr. Klodjan XHEXHI is the Head of the Architecture and Engineering Department at Polis University.

Dr. Klodjan Xhexhi has 14 years of academic experience at the national and international level, giving his contribution in teaching at FAU (Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism); and Epoka University. He currently holds the Head of the Architecture and Engineering Department position at Polis University, Tirana, Albania. He has always been in touch with professional literature in the field of architecture, expressing great interest and passion for it.

His career as a professional designer in the field of architecture began immediately after graduation, being part of a well-known design studio in Tirana, Albania (Studio Enigma) and then as part of one of the most important groups in Albania (Hysenbelliu Group), he also has one extensive experience in the field of design and implementation by designing and implementing a series important architectural project. Experienced Architect with a demonstrated history of working in the Exterior and Interior architecture & planning industry.

He received his PhD degree in 2021 and has published 47 scientific publications, and 2 books and participated in various international scientific conferences. Immediately after receiving the degree “Doctor of Science”, he published his first book in the field of architecture.

His interests mainly focus on construction materials, building technology, sustainable architecture, and bioclimatic design. His second book in collaboration with a well-known publishing house, Springer, was recently launched in January 2023.


Xhexhi, K., Ecovillages and Ecocities. Bioclimatic Applications From Tirana, Albania; Springer Cham; ISBN: 978-3-031-20959-8; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-20959-8 (2023)

Guri, M., Krosi, F., Xhexhi, K., STUDY OF THERMAL PERFORMANCE OF PREFABRICATED LARGE PANEL BUILDINGS; Proceedings of the 2nd Croatian Conference on Earthquake Engineering – 2CroCEE; DOI: https://doi.org/10.5592/CO/2CroCEE.2023.63 (2023)

Zeraj, E., Koleci, Xh., Xhexhi, K., Working platform design – Verification by static and dynamic plate load testing, case study Tirana, Albania; Research Inventy: International Journal of Engineering and Science; vol 13, Issue 2, pp 04-11 (2023)

Marku, L., Beleshi, K., Xhexhi, K., Temperature fluctuations and moisture level in external walls. Case study Tirana, Albania; American Journal of Engineering Research (AJER); ISSN: 2320-0847; Volume 12, Issue 2, pp 65-72 (2023)

Vuka, D., Cani, R., Hasanaj, E., Xhexhi, K., A historical glance over Fierza dam, Shkoder, Albania; International Journal of Engineering Science Invention (IJESI); Vol 12, Issue 2; pp 18-25 (2023)

Osmani, R., Llakaj, K., Zenelaj E., Xhexhi, K., Analysis of acoustic pollution in buildings near high traffic streets. Case study Zogu Zi crossroad, Tirane, Albania; International Journal of Engineering Inventions; Vol 12, Issue 2, pp 80-87 (2023)

Kumani, N., Tabaku, B., Xhexhi, K., Advanced Facade Systems in Tirana, Albania; IOSR Journal of Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IOSR-JMCE); Vol 20; Issue 1, pp 25-31 (2023)

Kalaja, A., Zaci, K., Osmani, R., Xhexhi, K., Moisture Level And Water Absorption In The Most Popular Types Of Woods In Albania; Journal of Multidisciplinary Engineering Science and Technology (JMEST) Vol. 10, Issue 3, pp 15812-15817 (2023)

Seferasi, D., Zisa, R., Xhexhi, K., The EPS and XPS technical proprieties comparison and their usage in Albanian Contexed, The International Journal of Engineering and Science (IJES); Vol 12, Issue 3, pp. 20-24-1805 (2023)

Basha, M., Dema, Xh., Zyko, G., Xhexhi, K., Thermal Performance of External Walls, Case Study Tirana, Albania; International Journal Of Advanced Research in Engineering & Management (IJAREM); ISSN: 2456-2033; Volume 09, Issue 03, pp. 07-12 (2023)

Braka, I., Bulku, A., Karriqi, A., Xhexhi, K., COMPARISON OF THE COMPRESSION TEST AND THE REBOUND TEST FOR EVALUATING THE BRAND OF CONCRETE IN PRECAST REINFORCED CONCRETE ELEMENTS; Engineering and Technology Journal; Vol 8, Issue 3, (2023) DOI https://doi.org/10.47191/etj/v8i3.03

Xhexhi, K., Shtepani, E., Administrative Modular Buildings/ Co-Working Spaces. A review; 1st International Conference on Scientific and Innovative Studies; Vol 7, Issue 3, pp. 257-263 (2023)

Shtepani E., Xhexhi, K., Structuralism, Modular Construction, and “Grid” As Universal Instruments for Building Designs; Conference: 2nd International Conference on Engineering, Natural and Social Sciences ICENSOS 2023, April 4 – 6; Vol 7, Issue 3; pp 198-197 (2023)

Xhexhi, K., Shtepani, E., New Horizons and Opportunities of Modular Constructions and Their Technology; Conference: 2nd International Conference on Engineering, Natural and Social Sciences ICENSOS 2023, April 4 – 6; Vol 7, Issue 3, pp 209-216 (2023)

Xhexhi, K., The Post-Socialist Socio-Spatial Transformation in Tirana, Albania; International Journal of Current Science Research and Review; Vol 6, Issue 8, pp. 5956-5963, (2023) DOI: 47191/ijcsrr/V6-i8-62

Xhexhi, K., Aliaj, B., Thermal performance of different masonry wall composition. Case study: Polis University, Tirana, Albania E3S Web Conf., 436 (2023) 01011 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1051/e3sconf/202343601011