Top Architecture Colleges in India

Architecture has recently become one of the most influential professions globally. Presently, architecture field not only offers the opportunity to work in the mainstream architectural practice but also gives students the option to choose from lucrative career options such as urban planning, property development and disaster relief. Minglebox has listed down the top architecture colleges in India for your convenience. Students interested in the architecture field should aspire to join one of these top architecture colleges known for their excellent contribution to this field.

  • 1 Sir J.J College of Architecture, Mumbai , Mumbai Sir J.J College of Architecture, Mumbai is considered one of the foremost institutions of Architecture in India and is a recognized college of architecture all over the world .The origin can be traced to the founding of a draftsman's class, started with a view to produce men with a...

    Website: www.sirjjarchitecture.org

  • 2 Department of Architecture & Planning, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee Department of Architecture & Planning, was established in 1956 at the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee. In the year 1961, the Department was housed in its own independent building and premises. The B.Arch. course was recognized by the Indian Institute of Architects in...

    Website: www.iitr.ac.in/departments/AR/pages/index.html

  • 3 Chandigarh College of Architecture, Chandigarh Chandigarh College of Architecture (CCA), Chandigarh was established in 1961 and was set up as a part of the great Chandigarh Experiment to impart education in Architecture. CCA aims at developing its unique inherent potential and location and to inspire, support, sustain and...

    Website: www.cca.nic.in

  • 4 Department of Architecture-NITT, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruchirappalli Department of Architecture-NITT, Tiruchirappalli had a humble origin 21years back. The department was started with just three faculty members and hardly any infrastructure. But the growth of the department in these twenty one years has been phenomenal. Today they have faculty members...

    Website: www.nitt.edu/home

  • 5 Sushant School of Art and Architecture , Gurgaon Sushant School of Art and Architecture (SSAA), Gurgaon was established in 1989 and has established itself as one of the top 3 architectural institutes in the Indian subcontinent as per the EUMD India list of top architectural institutions in India by the British Council. The school...

    Website: www.sushantschool.org

  • 6 Department of Architecture-NIT Calicut, Calicut Department of Architecture-NIT Calicut was established as a part of National Institute of Technology Calicut (NIT-Calicut). It aims to provide an academically strong platform for the aspirants those who not only want to make a good metier but also to leave an enduring impression in...

    Website: www.nitc.ac.in

  • 7 Faculty of Architecture & Ekistics, Jamia Milia Islamia, New Delhi Faculty of Architecture and Ekistics, Jamia Milia Islamia University (JMIU), Delhi was started Architecture program in 2001 is the only Central University having the full fledges Faculty of architecture & Ekistics. Jamia has created a history by establishing its Faculty of...

    Website: www.jmi.ac.in/fae/fae.htm

  • 8 Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi Birla Institute of Technology (BIT), Mersa was established in 1955. The institute has been accredited by NAAC, NBA established by the UGC and AICTE respectively. The institute started by the philanthropist-industrialist Mr. B M Birla with a vision to be recognized as a world-class...

    Website: www.bitmesra.ac.in

  • 9 Manipal University - Manipal, Manipal Manipal University, Manipal was established in 1953 with the setting up of the flagship Kasturba Medical College. It got its deemed university status in 1993. From then on, institution after institution was added and facilities kept improving to ensure Manipal University emerges the...

    Website: www.manipal.edu

  • 10 R.V. College of Engineering, Bangalore R.V. College of Engineering (RVCE), Bangalore was established in 1963 with three engineering branches namely civil, mechanical and electrical, today RVCE offers 12 under graduate engineering programs, 16 master degree programs and doctoral studies. The College provides an ideal...

    Website: www.rvce.edu.in

* Source:   Outlook - (Last Updated : 18/03/2015)