Top 10 Colleges for Architecture in India

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The architecture degree will offer you the chance to better comprehend the Design, Culture, Science and Technology involved with the skill of creating new buildings. The course is designed such that the creator is able to balance the aesthetics of his design along with the practicality involved.

It gives you the power to design and create new buildings, from private homes to skyscraper office towers, shopping centres to hotels. Architecture is said to have equal parts of arts and science, and it encompasses technical, social, aesthetic, and ethical concerns.

Architecture courses are highly competitive take up to five years to complete. Candidates need to appear for the National Aptitude Test in Architecture in order to be able to take admission in the top colleges of the country.

Here are the Top 10 Architecture colleges in India:

  1. IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpur
    Address: Post Technology, Paschim Medinipur, Kharagpur, West Bengal 721302
    Phone: 03222 255 221
    Website: www.iitkgp.ac.in
  2. School of Planning & Architecture, New Delhi
    Address: 4-Block-B, Indraprastha Estate, New Delhi - 110002
    Phone: 011 2370 2376
    Website: www.spa.ac.in
  3. Sir JJ College of Architecture, Mumbai
    Address: 78/3, Dadabhai Naoroji Rd, Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Area, Fort, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001
    Phone: 022 2262 1649
    Website: www.sirjjarchitecture.org
  4. Chandigarh College of Architecture, Chandigarh
    Address: Sector 12, Chandigarh - 160012
    Phone: 0172 274 0685
    Website: www.cca.nic.in  
  5. Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
    Address: BIT Mersra Road, Mesra, Ranchi, Jharkhand 835215
    Phone: 0651 227 5444
    Website: www.bitmesra.ac.in
  6. Jadavpur University, Kolkata
    Address: Plot No. 8, Salt Lake Bypass, LB Block, Sector III, Salt Lake City, Kolkata, 700098
    Phone: 033 2335 5215
    Website: www.jaduniv.edu.in
  7. Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi
    Address: Jamia Millia Islamia, Jamia Nagar, New Delhi-110025
    Phone: 011 2698 1717
    Website: www.jmi.ac.in
  8. Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal
    Address: Manipal-Udupi District, Karnataka-576104
    Phone: 91-820-2571060
    Website: www.manipal.edu
  9. Department of Architecture, NIT Tiruchirappalli
    Address: Tanjore Main Road, National Highway 67, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu 620015
    Phone: 0431 250 0370
    Website: www.nitt.edu
  10. Centre for Environmental Planning and Technology University, Ahmedabad
    Address: 120, Feet Ring Rd, University Area, Amdavad, Gujarat 380009
    Phone: 079 2630 2452
    Website: www.cept.ac.in

(The ranking is no particular order)

 

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