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Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch)

Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch)


  • About the Programme
  • Salient Features
  • Career Opportunities
  • Our Faculty
  • Curriculum & Syllabus

About the Course

Architecture is the art and science of designing and building structures, or large groups of structures, in keeping with aesthetic and functional criteria. Architecture is the scientific art of making structure express ideas. It helps the man-made fit in harmony with the environment while promoting health and well-being, enriching lives aesthetically and spiritually, providing economic opportunities, and creating a legacy that reflects and symbolizes culture and traditions.

Bachelor in Architecture in School of Architecture, Hindustan Institute of Technology & Science is a 5 year course approved by Council of Architecture. The study and scope of Architecture is spread across different domains like Architectural Design, Materials & Constructions, Architectural Graphics, Building Services, Allied Subjects like Structures and Electives like Landscape / Interior Design / Construction Technology. The curriculum and syllabus of B.Arch is constantly updated as per the industry requirements. The learning method here at School of Architecture includes hands-on sessions. Workshops, Site visits, guest lectures, webinars are conducted frequently to keep the students at par with the constantly evolving field of architecture. The students are encouraged to instigate the creative mind to appreciate various design values and to develop values of their own. The SOA imparts a wide variety of practical exposure to the students throughout the duration of their course, including a mandatory practical training for a semester.

Duration : 5 Years

Salient Features

  • Activity based learning curriculum involving each and every student
  • Interaction with practicing architects through discussion forums.
  • Study tours and site visits are a regular discourse.
  • International exposure through Student’s Exchange Programme.
  • Value Added Programmes to keep the student industry ready.
  • Hands on workshops/training programmes in exploring design
  • Embedding competition /live projects as studio design projects.
  • Participation of students in national and international design competitions.
  • Interaction with good alumni network of architects inspiring student learners.
  • Studio Project in Architectural Design with renowned architects
  • Association with many renowned government and private organizations setting an avenue for Industry- Academic knowledge sharing programmes.

Career Opportunities

The career prospects of an Architect are wide ranging. Qualified architects can work with

  • Government organizations like central and state public works,
  • housing and urban development corporation,
  • Municipalities,
  • City Development Authorities,
  • State Housing Boards
  • Corporate Industrial Ventures,
  • Consultancy and Private Architectural Firms,
  • Educational Institutions,
  • Real estate development firms

Our Faculty

S.No NAME DESIGNATION QUALIFICATION SPECIALISATION
1 AR. VERGIS OOMMEN PROFESSOR (DESIGN CHAIR) B. Arch GENERAL ARCHITECTURE
2 AR. RAMA KARTHIKEYAN PROFESSOR (DESIGN CHAIR) M.Arch GENERAL ARCHITECTURE
3 AR. MARY JOHN KURIAN PROFESSOR (DESIGN CHAIR) M.Arch HOUSING
4 DR. SHEEBA CHANDER HEAD OF THE DEPARTEMENT (PLANNING & MONITORING) Ph.D URBAN PLANNING
5 AR. S. VINODH HEAD OF THE DEPARTEMENT (ARCHITECTURE) M.Arch GENERAL ARCHITECTURE
6 DR. R.V. NAGARAJAN PROFESSOR Ph.D LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE
7 AR. R.A. ALLEN INBARAJ PROFESSOR M.Arch GENERAL ARCHITECTURE
8 AR. V. VIJAYASHREE PROFESSOR M.Arch HOUSING
9 AR. C. INDRA PROFESSOR M.Arch HOUSING
10 AR. KRITHIKA KARUPPIAH PROFESSOR M.Arch TRADITIONAL INDIAN ARCHITECTURE
11 AR. V. SHAKILA DEVI PROFESSOR M.T.P TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING
12 AR. J. SAFRIN REX DULCIE PROFESSOR M.Arch
M.B.A
HOUSING
13 AR. PREETHA JACOB ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M.Sc BUILDING SCIENCE
14 AR. VINU VERGIS ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M.S COMPUTER AIDED BUILDING DESIGN
15 AR. RESHMI B. PANICKER ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M.Arch GENERAL ARCHITECTURE
16 AR. R. ASHOK KUMAR ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M.Arch ARCHITECTURE
17 AR. R. EMLINE MADONA ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M.Arch REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT
18 AR. R. VIJENDRANATH ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M.Arch LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE
19 AR. DEEPA SAM ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M.Des PRODUCT DESIGN
20 AR. C. KRITHIKA ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M.Arch GENERAL ARCHITECTURE
21 AR. M. SATHIAMEENA ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M.Arch GENERAL ARCHITECTURE
22 AR. D. KARTHIGEYAN ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M.Plan (Ph.D) URBAN PLANNING
23 AR. R. AARTHI ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M.Arch DIGITAL ARCHITECTURE
24 ER. S. JAYALAKSHMI ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
(SELECTION GRADE)
M.Plan PLANNING
25 ER. C. YOGANANTHAM ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (SENIOR SCALE) M.Tech (Ph.D) STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING
26 AR. D. PRANAV BHARATHI ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (SENIOR SCALE) M.Arch ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT
27 AR. S. ASHWINI ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (SENIOR SCALE) M.Arch INTERIOR ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN
28 AR. LALI GEORGE ASSISTANT PROFESSOR B.Arch ARCHITECTURE
29 AR. HAMSAVARDHINI SENTHIL ASSISTANT PROFESSOR B.Arch ARCHITECTURE
30 AR. M. PRAKASH ASSISTANT PROFESSOR B.Arch ARCHITECTURE
31 AR. M. SUNALINI ESTHER ASSISTANT PROFESSOR M.Arch BUILDING MANAGEMENT
32 AR. M. SHOBANA DEVI ASSISTANT PROFESSOR M.Arch ARCHITECTURAL CONSERVATION
33 AR. J.K SIVARANJANI ASSISTANT PROFESSOR B.Arch ARCHITECTURE
34 AR. N. TABITHA SHEREEN NIRANJALA ASSISTANT PROFESSOR M.Arch GENERAL ARCHITECTURE
35 AR. M. SHRRUTHI ASSISTANT PROFESSOR B.Arch ARCHITECTURE
36 AR. JAYANTHI KASILINGAM ASSISTANT PROFESSOR B.Arch, (M. Arch) ARCHITECTURE
37 AR. ALBERT JOSEPH HEFFERAN ASSISTANT PROFESSOR M.Plan URBAN REGIONAL PLANNING
38 AR. T. JENITA ASSISTANT PROFESSOR M.Arch CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGEMENT
39 AR. BULLAN KALYAN TEJA ASSISTANT PROFESSOR M.B.A M.Sc PARAMETRIC AND URBAN PLANNING
40 AR. B. SELVA ZIONA ASSISTANT PROFESSOR M.H.M HABITAT MANAGEMENT

Visiting Faculty

Visiting Faculty
1 AR. R. ADHISESHAN PROFESSOR MURP URBAN PLANNING
2 AR. N. S. ASHOK PROFESSOR B.Arch ARCHITECTURE
3 AR. S. CHELLA KUMAR PROFESSOR M.Arch DIGITAL ARCHITECTURE
4 AR. EZHIL MARAN PROFESSOR M.Arch HOUSING
5 AR. DHRUV FUTNANI ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M.Arch SUSTAINABLE ARCHITECTURE
6 AR. B. JAGANATHAN ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M.Plan URBAN PLANNING
7 AR. KARTHIKEYAN PERUMAL ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M.Arch LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE
8 AR. S. SUBBIAH ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR B.Arch GENERAL ARCHITECTURE
9 AR. K. PRASANA ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR B.Arch PROJECT MANAGEMENT
10 AR. M. VIDHYA ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M.Arch URBAN DESIGN
11 AR. N. EASWARI ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR B.Arch SUSTAINABLE ARCHITECTURE
12 AR. V. SUMITRRA DEVI ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M. T. P. TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING
13 AR. R. SABRISH ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M.Arch ARCHITECTURE
14 AR. AJAY KORAMANI ASSISTANT PROFESSOR B.Arch ARCHITECTURE
15 AR. C. SHRUTHI OMPRAKASH ASSISTANT PROFESSOR M.Arch URBAN DESIGN
16 AR. N.APRAJITHAN ASSISTANT PROFESSOR B.Arch ARCHITECTURE
17 AR. K. T. MUTHAIAH ASSISTANT PROFESSOR M.U.D URBAN DESIGN
18 AR. R. RAMESH KUMAR ASSISTANT PROFESSOR B.Arch ARCHITECTURE
19 AR. N. BALASUBRAMANI ASSISTANT PROFESSOR B.Arch ARCHITECTURE