Architecture covers various fields such as spatial design, aesthetics, safety management and material management.
Architects are the licensed qualified professionals in the art and science of building. This is a multi-disciplinary academic discipline which covers various fields including spatial design, aesthetics, safety management, material management etc. Architecture is different from applied science or engineering, in the sense that it concentrates more on the functional aspects of the structure.
After the completion of his degree, it is mandatory for an architect to register himself with the Council of Architecture, in order to pursue further jobs. Architects can seek employment in construction companies like DLF, Sahara, Eros Group and the likes. After some years of experience, the architects can set up their own business. Architectural practices or individual architects can also choose to specialize in one from the following areas namely housing, hospital or educational facilities.
Where to study?
School of Planning & Architecture, New Delhi
Centre for Environmental Planning and Technological University
Sir JJ College of Architecture, Mumbai
IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpur
Chandigarh College of Architecture, Chandigarh
Jadavpur University, Jadavpur
LS Raheja School of Architecture, Mumbai
Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
Jamia Milia Islamia, New Delhi
Sushant School of Art and Architecture, Gurgaon
Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal