B.Arch is a 10 semester course affiliated to Kerala University and APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University. This program is recognized by the Council of Architecture (COA) and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).

Admission Eligibility :

Candidates with a pass in the Plus – Two Examination of Kerala Higher Secondary Board or its equivalent with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as optional subjects or any other examination accepted as equivalent thereto, securing a minimum of 50% marks in Mathematics and 50% marks in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together are eligible for admission.

Candidates with a diploma in engineering awarded by the Board of Technical Education of the Government. of Kerala or a Diploma as accepted equivalent thereto securing a minimum of 50% marks in the final diploma examination are eligible for admission.

Reservation to SC,ST and other communities are available as per rules and regulations of the Government from time to time.

15% of the seats are reserved under Management quota . Those who want to get admission under the Management quota should apply to the management and qualify the Engineering entrance examination conducted by Commissioner of Entrance Examination; Government of Kerala.

Those who seek admission in B.Arch Degree course should qualify NATA conducted by the Council of Architecture.

No lateral admission shall be permitted as per the minimum standards of Architectural Education Regulations 1983 or of Council of Architecture and AICTE notification, July 1992. The number of students admitted shall be based on the sanctioned intake by the Council of Architecture, the All India Council for Technical Education and the APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University.

Duration of the Course 5 Years
Sanctioned Intake 80
Accreditation status:

The Program prepares students to


Engage and participate in architectural research to test and evaluate innovation in the field.


Exhibit a strong passion for architecture, encompassing social, cultural and environmental challenges through self-directed professional development, participation in professional bodies, competitions and community service.


Demonstrate strong interpersonal ability, communication skills, leadership qualities to express creative and independent ideas with high regard to professionalism and ethical behaviour.

Graduates of B.Arch. Program will be able to:


Take up the role of an architect in shaping the built environment following methods by which the design process integrates multiple factors in different settings and scales of development from building to cities.


Make design decisions within architectural projects while demonstrating the user requirements, regulatory requirements, site conditions and accessible design, and considerations of the measurable environmental impacts of their design decisions.


Comprehend leadership in multidisciplinary teams, diverse stakeholder constituents, and dynamic physical and social contexts and apply effective collaboration skills to solve complex problems.


Have in-depth understanding of diverse cultural and social contexts and translate that understanding into the built environment that equitably supports and includes people of different backgrounds, resources and abilities.

Engineering Graduates will be able to :

PO1 :

Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, arts & architectural principles.

PO2 : Identify, formulate from research literature and analyse architectural and engineering problems to arrive at substantiated conclusions.

PO3 :

Formulate solutions for architectural problems and design with creativity considering cultural, social and environmental values.

PO4 :

Explore complex issues related to architecture and planning and derive a mechanism to address them.

PO5 :

Select and apply appropriate techniques, resources & modern tools for architectural solutions with an understanding of its limitations.

PO6 :

Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to professional practice.

PO7 :

Demonstrate knowledge and need of sustainable development by understanding the impact of architectural solutions in societal and environmental contexts.

PO8 :

Adhere to architectural code of ethics and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities.

PO9 :

Function effectively as an individual & as a member, a leader in teams and in multidisciplinary settings.

PO10 :

Communicate and use appropriate means to convey ideas, write effective reports, documentation & make efficient presentations.


Demonstrate knowledge & understanding of management principles and apply these to one’s own work.


Recognize the need for and have the passion & urge to engage in independent & lifelong learning.