Architect

An architect is someone who plans, designs, and reviews the construction of buildings. To practice architecture means to provide services in connection with the design of buildings and the space within the site surrounding the buildings

Career Option

  • People need places to live
  • work
  • play
  • learn
  • shop
  • and eat. Architects are responsible for designing these places. They work on public or private projects and design both indoor and outdoor spaces. Architects can be commissioned to design anything from a single room to an entire complex of buildings. There are certain careers which a architect can choose such as: •Civil Engineers •Construction Managers •Drafters •Graphic Designers •Industrial Designers •Interior Designers •Landscape Architects •Urban and Regional Planners

Top Colleges In India

  • Sir J.J College of architecture 78 / 3, Dr. D.N. Road FortMumbai, Maharashtra Pin- 400001 Ph-+91 22621649, +91 22632881 sirjjarchitecture@yahoo.co.in
  • Department of Architecture & Planning IIT Roorkee Roorkee, Uttarakhand, India - 247 667 aplng@iitr.ernet.in
  • Chandigarh College of Architecture Sector 12, Chandigarh, Punjab, India - 160012 +91 172 - 2740558, +91 2740685, +91 2740689 cca@chd.nic.in

Courses to be pursued

  • •Diploma and degree in Civil Engineers •Bachelor's degree in Architect

Working Condition

- usually work regular business hours, but may work longer hours to meet deadlines. - work in offices and at building sites. - may travel locally to visit construction sites or clients, and nationally or overseas to work on projects or attend conferences and workshops.

Personal Skill

  • •Imagination •Industrial Design •Innovation •Installation •Integration •Interpersonal • Creativity •Good mathematical ability •Awareness of current social and environmental issues • Keen observation • Flexibility and patience • Responsibility and accountability •Scientific temper •Ability to sketch •Ability to understand complicated legal language related to the profession Leadership •Physical stamina and supervisory skills

Educational Qualification

  • Minimum qualification- 10+2 in Science stream
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