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B. Arch

B.Arch- Bachelor of Architecture

B.Arch is a five-year undergraduate programme. It focuses on helping candidates experience training and theoretical knowledge on the designing facets of building models of buildings, preparing a construction structure/ blueprint using appropriate techniques and principles. Architecture is the learning of the artistic and organisational facets or construction. B.Arch course is designed in a method that enables students to learn space management for maximum benefit along with architectural planning and design. Architects are in vast request with respect to the construction of malls, commercial companies, flyovers etc. 

Course Highlights:

Full Form

Bachelor of Architecture

Course Level

Undergraduate

Duration

5 years

Examination Type

Semester system

Eligibility

Class 12 with 50% marks or Class 10 + Diploma from a recognized college

Admission Process

Through NATA Exam or other Architecture Entrance Exams

Average Course Fee

INR 4-8 Lakhs

Subjects Required

Mathematics

Job Profiles

Design Architect, Technical Architect

Average Starting Salary

INR 2-5 LPA

Top Companies

Architect Hafeez Contractor, C.P. Kukreja Associates, Somaya&Kalappa Consultants, Oscar &Ponni Architects, Jones Lang LaSalle Meghraj, L&T, DLF, Jindals, IMAXE, Edifice Architects Pvt.Ltd., Sahara Group, ChitraVishwanath Architects and many more.

Govt. Jobs

Hindustan Prefab Limited, Hindustan Aeronautics Limited, Public Service Commission, Housing Boards, Urban Development Corporation, City Development Corporation, State Public work departments, Municipalities, Public Sector Banks, Civil Service, Defense, etc.

Eligibility Criteria:

B.Arch Admission Process:

Entrance Exams:

Colleges:

India Today Ranking

College Name

Location

Average Total Fees

1

IIT Roorkee

Roorkee

INR 10.51 Lakhs

2

School of Planning and Architecture

Delhi

INR 5.08 Lakhs

3

Sir JJ College of Architecture

Mumbai

INR 68,400

4

School of Planning and Architecture

Bhopal

INR 4 Lakhs

5

JamiaMilliaIslamia

Delhi

INR 55,750

6

Birla Institute of Technology Mesra

Ranchi

INR 14.84 Lakhs

7

Manipal University

Manipal

INR 18,45 Lakhs

8

University of Mysore

Mysuru

INR 7.20 Lakhs

9

Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University

Hyderabad

INR 50,000

10

BMS College of Architecture

Bangalore

INR 20 Lakhs

11

School of Planning and Architecture

Vijayawada

INR 2.72 Lakhs

12

Sushant School of Art and Architecture, Ansal University

Gurgaon

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Syllabus:

Semester I

Semester II

Architectural Design I

Architectural Design II

Visual Arts and Basic Design I

Visual Arts and Basic Design II

Computer Applications I

Computer Applications II

Building Construction I

Building Construction II

Theory of Structures I

Theory of Structures II

Environmental Studies

Climate-responsive Design

Model making and Workshop

Surveying and Leveling

Human Settl. & Vernacular Arch.

History of Architecture I

Professional Communications I

Sociology and Culture

 

Professional Communications II

Semester III

Semester IV

Architectural Design III

Architectural Design IV

Visual Arts and Basic Design III

Visual Arts and Basic Design IV

Computer Applications III

Computer Applications IV

Building and Construction III

Building and Construction IV

Theory of Structures III

Theory of Structures IV

Water, Waste and Sanitation

Electrification, Lighting & Acoustics

Site Planning and Landscape Studies

Solar Active and Passive Systems

History of Architecture II

History of Architecture III

Art and Architectural Appreciation I

Art and Architectural Appreciation II

Research Elective I

Research Elective II

Semester V

Semester VI

Architectural Design V

Architectural Design VI

Building Construction V

Building Construction VI

Theory of Structures V

Theory of Structure & Design II

HVAC. Mech. Mobility & Fire Safety

Green Systems Integration

Energy System & Renewables

Sustainable Urban Habitats

History of Architecture IV

Specifications & Contracts 

Design Methodology II

Contemporary Architecture

Art and Architectural Appreciation III

Architectural Theories

Arch. Research- Elective III

Art & Architectural Appreciation IV

Arch. Research- Elective IV

 

Semester VII

Semester VIII

Architectural Design VII

Practical Training 

Working Drawings

 

Project Management

 

Architectural Appreciation IV

 

Arch. Research Seminar

 

Arch. Research- Elective V

 

Arch. Research- Elective VI

 

Semester IX

Semester X

Architectural Design IX

Architectural Design Thesis

Professional Practice

Thesis Design Research

Urban Design Studies

Professional Practice

Arch. Research Dissertation/ Art Thesis

 

Arch. Research- Elective VII

 

Arch. Research- Elective VIII

 

Career Options and Job Prospects:

Popular recruiters include:

Job Opportunities: 

There will be huge job opportunities in various fields. Some of the popular jobs are listed below: