Architecture

Architecture is not only a process but it is a product itself. The process of planning, designing and construction of buildings and monuments is called Architecture.

Career Options

  • - - Higher education lecturer - Landscape architect - Planning and Development surveyor - Production designer
  • - theatre/television/film - Construction Manager - Commercial/residential surveyor

Educational Qualifications

  • 10+2

Personal Skills

  • - Communication skills - Creativity - Organizational Skills - Technical Skills - Visusalization Skills - 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 skill

Courses to be pursued

  • - Bachelor’s in Architecture - Master’s in Architecture

Top Colleges

  • Chandigarh College Of Architecture Address: Vidya Path, Sector 12 D, Chandigarh, 160012 Phone: 0172274 0689 Website: http://cca.nic.in/

Working Conditions

Architects work on regular business hours. They may work longer hours to meet the deadlines. They work in offices and also at building sites. They may get a chance to travel locally to visit construction sites or clients, and nationally or overseas to work on projects or attend conferences and workshops.

Top Companies

  • Kembhavi Architecture Foundation Address: 1872, S Building, 38 A Cross, 11th A Main, 4th T Block, Jaya Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560041 Phone: 080 2244 2734 Website: http://www.kembhaviarchitects.com/

Successful Persons

Karan Johar

He is an eminent film director who has produced and directed a lot of commercial films like Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Kal Ho Naa Ho, etc.

Rajkumar Hirani

He is a well known Bollywood film director known for directing and producing films like 3 Idiots, Munnabhai M.B.B.S., etc.