Architectural Engineering

Published On: 28 Jun 2012

 | Last Updated On: 20 Aug 2013

Architectural Engineering deals with the art and science of designing/constructing buildings. The onus is on an Architectural Engineer to trot out plans on construction, design and layouts of a building and structures, keeping in mind the cost, comfort, safety and aesthetic aspects. Therefore an Architect must be flexible in his approach as well as bear the specificities of purpose in mind. One can rise to a successful position in the field through talent and hard work. Success in this competitive profession is measured by the size of responsibility entrusted to an individual, an invitation to partnership in a firm or, ideally, a well-established private practice. Thanks to wide-spread urbanization, this field has become one of the most career oriented field for students in recent times.

Courses & Eligibility:

The courses offered in Architectural Engineering are:

  • Diploma in Architecture Engineering    
  • Diploma in Architecture Assistantship
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Architecture Engineering    
  • Bachelor of Technology in Architecture Engineering
  • Master of Technology in Architecture Engineering    
  • Master of Technology in Town & Country Planning    
  • Master of Philosophy in Architecture Engineering

The eligibility criterion for admission in undergraduate courses is 10+2 in Science stream with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as core subjects. English & computer science skills can be an additional advantage. Duration of Bachelor’s degree programs in Architectural engineering is 4 or 5 years depending upon the course.

Specializations -
 
Some of its specialized fields are:
 
  • Lighting
  • Green building
  • Construction management
  • Fire protection engineering
  • Building transportation systems
  • Acoustics design and construction

Career Prospects:

A fresher can work in central and state departments like housing and urban development corporation, municipalities, city development authorities, state housing boards etc. Within a few years of experience in an organization, one can set up their own business or can also opt for a teaching career after registering himself with the Council of Architecture (COA) . A experienced architect can also apply to stellar Construction Companies like DLF, Sahara, Eros Group et al. Aspiring architects can also take up the job of teaching in various architecture colleges like IIT Roorkee, IIT Kharagpur, School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi.

Some job profiles: 
 
  • Drafters
  • Consultant
  • Sales Engineer
  • Building Inspector
  • Consulting Engineer
  • Technical Architects
  • Construction Estimator
  • Professor Or Researcher
  • Construction Project Manager

Remuneration:

A graduate starting his career as a trainee can earn anywhere around Rs. 4,000 – 7,000 per month and his salary might shoot up to Rs.10,000- 20,000 per month with increase in experience. Architects working in a public sector receive a salary package according to the rules of the government. Consultants charge 4 to 10 percent of the total cost of construction in case of apartments andMulti-storied buildings.

For Frequent updates you can share with your friends,

Like us on Facebook, Follow us on Twitter and Google+

Do you like this story?

Relevant pages for architectural engineering careers

Architecture Courses | Eligibility | Job Prospects | Career | Specialization - minglebox

... Architectural engineer’s job is to provide plans on construction design and layouts.. ... Architecture engineering is a multi-disciplinary profession that involves a range of tasks at work.. .. in recent times. List of Courses: -   Diploma in Architecture Engineering..

http://www.minglebox.com/courses/engineering/architecture-engineering

M.E. in Architectural Engineering, Institutes offering M.E. in Architectural Engineering - minglebox

...E. in Architectural Engineering, Institutes offering M.. ...E. in Architectural Engineering Follow @minglebox Home Prepare for Exams.. .. Top Engineering Colleges Engineering Updates QnA Exam Calendar Architecture > M..

http://www.minglebox.com/courses/engineering/architecture-engineering/pg- -

B.Tech. in Architecture Engineering, Institutes offering B.Tech. in Architecture Engineering - mingl

...Tech. in Architecture Engineering, Institutes offering B.. ...Tech. in Architecture Engineering Follow @minglebox Home Prepare for Exams Top.. .. Engineering Colleges Engineering Updates QnA Exam Calendar Architecture > B..

http://www.minglebox.com/courses/engineering/architecture-engineering/ug- -

B.Arch in Architecture, Institutes offering B.Arch in Architecture - minglebox

.. Colleges Engineering Updates QnA Exam Calendar Architecture > B.. ... Top Indian organizations for architectural engineers.. .. College of Engineering - Bachelor of Architecture Ajay Binay Institute of Technology (ABIT..

http://www.minglebox.com/courses/engineering/architecture-engineering/ug- -

B.E. in Architecture, Institutes offering B.E. in Architecture - minglebox

.. Colleges Engineering Updates QnA Exam Calendar Architecture > B.. ... Top Indian organizations for architectural engineers.. ...E. - Architecture Andhra University College of Engineering, Visakhapatnam - Bachelor of..

http://www.minglebox.com/courses/engineering/architecture-engineering/ug- -

M.Arch. in Architecture, Institutes offering M.Arch. in Architecture - minglebox

.. Colleges Engineering Updates QnA Exam Calendar Architecture > M.. ... Top Indian organizations for architectural engineers.. ...M.S. College of Engineering, Bangalore (BMSCE B) - Master of Architecture..

http://www.minglebox.com/courses/engineering/architecture-engineering/pg- -

M.Sc. in Architecture, Institutes offering M.Sc. in Architecture - minglebox

.. Colleges Engineering Updates QnA Exam Calendar Architecture > M.. ... Top Indian organizations for architectural engineers.. ...Sc. - Architecture College of Engineering, Guindy - Master of Architecture in Digital..

http://www.minglebox.com/courses/engineering/architecture-engineering/pg- -

B.Sc. in Architectural Studies, Institutes offering B.Sc. in Architectural Studies - minglebox

... Top Indian organizations for architectural engineers.. ...Arch in Architecture please help ... By divya71124 , On Engineering , 1 day.. ...Arch - Architecture B.E. - Architecture B.Tech. - Architecture Engineering PG M..

http://www.minglebox.com/courses/engineering/architecture-engineering/ug- -

Bachelor of Engineering in Architectural Engineering - Venus College of Engineering - Admission, Cou

..: Home Venus College of Engineering Bachelor of Engineering in Architectural.. .. | engineering Follow @minglebox     Bachelor of Engineering in Architectural Engineering Category.. ...Arch in Architecture please help ... By divya71124 , On Engineering , 1 day..

http://www.minglebox.com/college/Venus-College-of-Engineering/course/Bach -

Bachelor of Architecture - ICL Institute of Architecture - Admission, Courses, Fee, Address | ICLIA

.., Courses, Fee, Address | ICLIA | Ambala | Haryana | engineering | Minglebox.. .. ICL Institute of Architecture Accreditation : AICTE Affiliation.. .., India Are you Interested in studying at ICL Institute of Architecture..

http://www.minglebox.com/college/ICL-Institute-of-Architecture/course/Bac -

Engineering Colleges in India

A.C. Patil College of Engineering

Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

A.C. Patil College of Engineering (ACPCE), Navi-Mumbai aspires to provide its students and faculty a technologically up-to-date & state of the art and intellectually inspiring environment of scholarship, research, creativity, innovative and professional...

View All 6 Courses

A.G. Awate College of Engineering

Pune, Maharashtra, India

A.G. Awate College of Engineering, Hadasar was established by Pune District Education Association in 1998 with a vision to spread engineering knowledge in the rural area. The Institution affiliated by Pune University. Today the Institute is recognised as one of...

View All 6 Courses

A.K.R.G.College of Engineering and Technology

West Godavari, Andhra Pradesh, India

A.K.R.G. College of Engineering & Technology, West Godavri was established in 1988 with the solw aim of providing quality education. AKRG Educational Society gained the status of reputed insituteion by offering all important courses. The Society has been...

View All 6 Courses

A.M. Reddy Memorial College of Engineering & Technology

Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India

A.M. Reddy Memorial College of Engineering & Technology, Guntur was established in 2007 with an aim of promoting the advancement of engineering knowledge both in creation and dissemination, by providing successful graduates. The college of engineering &...

View All 7 Courses

A.R. College of Engineering and Technology, Tirunelveli

Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, India

A.R. College of Engineering and Technology (ARCET), Tirunelveli was established in 2009, by AR Educational & Charitable Trust at Kadayam. The college is a private self-financing Engineering college approved by AICTE of New Delhi and is affiliated to Anna...

View All 8 Courses

 

Request for Information

Close

Are you Interested in ?
Please provide the following details

Related Question and Answer

Ask A Question