The profession of an Architect involves designing buildings, communities, open areas, and other artificial constructions and environments, typically with proper regard to functionality and aesthetics. Architecture also comprises designing of furnishings and decorations.
The courses of architecture are generally a mix of engineering, arts, and technology essential to the field. Having good drawing skills is one of the most basic requirements for this field. Various courses are offered at different levels in this field, B.Arch. spanning over 5 years being the most prominent programme. The candidates can also register for COA (Council of Architecture) on completion of this course.
From the elaborate design work in the Bhimbetka caves to the high-rise skyscrapers adorning the modern-day city-skylines, Indian architecture always has been the envy of the world. Indian architects have been in high demand after globalisation, even for multinational companies. With such strong a trend we often see Indian architecture freshers being paid in crores.
To keep up with the trend, many numbers of architectural institutions have emerged in the country. Some of the private colleges are standing toe-to-toe with the leading government colleges. If you are an aspiring architect you should go through the list of best private architecture colleges in India as well to maximise your chances of studying at one of the best institutes. IIRF has done the job easier for you by ranking the best 30 architecture colleges in India 2021.
Find your college from the top 30 architecture colleges in India 2021!
|Rank||Name of Architecture College (Private)||City||State|
|1||Birla Institute of Technology||Mesra||Jharkhand|
|2||Manipal Academy of Higher Education||Manipal||Karnataka|
|3||L S Raheja School of Architecture||Mumbai||Maharashtra|
|4||Rizvi College of Architecture||Mumbai||Maharashtra|
|5||Sushant School of Arts and Architecture, Ansal University||Gurugram||Haryana|
|6||BMS College of Architecture||Bengaluru||Karnataka|
|7||School of Architecture, Vadodra Design Academy||Vadodra||Gujarat|
|8||Institute of Architecture & Planning, NIRMA University||Ahmedabad||Gujarat|
|9||Narsee Monjee Institute of Technology||Mumbai||Maharashtra|
|10||Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research||Chennai||Tamil Nadu|
|11||Institute of Design Environment and Architecture||Nasik||Maharashtra|
|12||ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education||Hyderabad||Telangana|
|13||Kamla Raheja Vidyanidhi Institute of Architecture and Environmental Studies||Mumbai||Maharashtra|
|14||RV College of Architecture||Bengaluru||Karnataka|
|15||Vellore Institute of Technology||Vellore||Tamil Nadu|
|16||Holy Crescent College of Architecture||Ernakulam||Kerala|
|17||Bharti Vidyapeeth College of Architecture||Pune||Maharashtra|
|18||Piloo Mody College of Architecture||Cuttack||Odisha|
|19||KLE Technological University||Hubli||Karnataka|
|21||AMITY School of Architecture and Planning||Noida||Uttar Pradesh|
|22||Dr. Bhanuben Nanavati College of Architecture for Women||Pune||Maharashtra|
|23||Sidhganga Institute of Technology||Tumkur||Karnataka|
|24||Indubhai Parekh School of Architecture||Rajkot||Gujarat|
|25||School of Architecture REVA University||Bengaluru||Karnataka|
|26||Madhav Institute of Technology and Science||Gwalior||Madhya Pradesh|
|27||GITAM School of Architecture||Visakhapatnam||Andhra Pradesh|
|28||SRM School of Architecture||Kanchipuram||Tamil Nadu|
|29||Dr. D Y Patil College of Architecture, Pune||Pune||Maharashtra|
|30||K L University||Guntur||Andhra Pradesh|
|30||Hindusthan School of Architecture||Coimbatore||Tamil Nadu|