Faculty of Architecture, Applied Arts and Design

About the Faculty of Architecture, Applied Arts and Design

Faculty of Architecture at Dr. K. N. Modi University was established in the year 2013 with an intent to provide the architectural education with the implementation of the world-class teaching and learning methodologies. Being an integral part of one of the best and highly reputed universities, the department has been imparting quality education to the burgeoning professionals in architecture. We are a world Class institution of higher learning renowned for its excellence in Innovative and creative teaching and learning education is committed towards the holistic development of the individuals and society as a whole. Our department offers education at Under Graduate Level to sensitize and acquaint the students with the latest and futuristic trends in architecture.

Our students are well exposed to the latest practical exposures through field trips, site studies, audio-visual online sessions and adequate guidance and support during the Practical training under the various renowned architects. We also groom our students via workshops, expert lectures, and interdisciplinary sessions conducted by our faculty and external resources as well.

As a part of the student-centric approaches, we motivate students for participating actively in the various in-house literary events, sports events, cultural events etc. organized during various events from time to time and also in the architectural design competitions organized by the several reputed organizations for their all-round development.

The education beyond the syllabus enables the students to become excellent professionals abide by the values and ethics. We have a group of highly qualified faculties which contribute through their research-oriented teaching and learning for sensitizing the students regarding the ongoing practices and latest innovations in the field of architecture.

To enhance the student’s learning experience our faculty tends to incorporate the active session through scheduling the smart learning methods viz. flip-type classrooms, practical demonstrations etc.

“Communication and Expression” is the soul of architecture and hence we make the necessary efforts to improve the communication skills of our students and boost their motivation for becoming a better and expressive individual.

Faculty of Architecture is ceaselessly striving for improving upon the teaching pedagogies and methodologies with the support of our excellent and expert faculties through research-oriented ventures in teaching and learning.

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Our Vision

School of Architecture envisions producing well-groomed personalities with excellence in architectural skills. School is committed to produce preeminent Architects of the nation to face the challenges of future gallantly and integrate the cyber era with physical and social environment resulting into a Nation, developed to meet global needs. The school shall develop as a Centre of emerging neo-thoughts and designs by providing the budding architects a holistic education structure and platform to experiment and perform.

Our Mission

The basic mission of the school is to provide education and training to all eligible students and aspirants of learning irrespective of their caste, creed, color, and community. The Trust is committed to provide highest quality infrastructure and education in selective fields of Technical Education through Dr. K. N. MODI University & Architectural Education through School of Architecture.

Events and Seminars

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B. Arch.

Duration : 5 yrs. (10 Semesters)

Globalisation is the integration of economies, industries, markets, cultures and policy-making around the world. Architecture education is no different & here at Dr. K.N. Modi University, we Prepare world class Architectural Professional.

Programme Details

C.O.A approved professional degree offering elite architectural education nourishing students with designing and software skills.

Eligibility Criteria (Qualifying Exam)

Pass with 50% aggregate marks in 10+2 with English and also 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics OR Pass with 50% in Diploma (any stream) (3 years) recognized by Central/ State Govt. (with Mathematics) or equivalent,

Admission Criteria

Admission is subjected to qualifying marks in NATA 2020 or JEE Main (Paper II)(80 percentile or above) .

Programme Overview

Foundation, Core Courses & Industry Interface

Foundation Courses: Provide base for learning the core courses

Core Courses: Provide base for learning the basics of major area / programme / discipline.

Industry Interface :

Content delivery by industry experts

Projects in collaboration with industry

Internships to engage deeply in hands on real-life situations

Industry certifications, MOOCs, Co-curricular Competitive events, Workshops, Guest lectures, Educational Trips, Live projects, Incubation projects, Community projects, projects with NGOs etc. are an integral part of curriculum.



1st Year          All Subjects

2nd Year         All Subjects

3rd Year          All Subjects

4th Year          All Subjects

5th Year          All Subjects


Electives Offered In Curriculum

Department Elective

Elective courses from within the discipline, to give more depth or breadth to a student's core competencies.

Note: The Curriculum is subject to changes and/or review as and when prescribed by the University

Programme Outcomes

1 : Understanding design approach of layers e.g. inter-relationship of function, horizontal & vertical circulation, structure, material and      construction, technology, climatology, Water & Waste Management, Electrical Installations, Lighting & Accoustics , Heating, Ventilation, Air  Conditioning, Communication & Security Systems,  Integrated Energy Management services, form, aesthetics and develop ability to response  through filtering out the relevant in built environment typologies.

2 : Learn Modern Tool Usage & Interpret the facet of architectural design and urban design context through schematic drawings, project report, physical model and 3 D visualizations.

3: Analyse evolution of human habitat: analyse and appraise through research, various aspects of anthropometry, building technology, materials, structural analysis and design, history, art, culture, humanities, landscape.

4 : Learn Professional Stream -Building Management,  Surveying & Levelling, Specifications  & Contracts, Quantities & Estimation, Building Economics, Project Management, Professional Practice.

5 :Evaluate legal and regulatory framework for application in planning and design of architectural and urban scale projects.

6 : Learn to be ethical &commit to professional ethics, responsibilities and norms of the professional practice.

7 : Learn to give sustainable & inclusive soutions by integrating study of environment, sociology, economics and culture through humane design approach.

8 : Learn Communication to present design idea in a clearly organized and persuasive essay.

9 : Learn to work in a team, multi-tasking &  in multidisciplinary settings.

Infrastructure / Facilities

Evaluation Scheme

Student / Faculty Achievement

Faculty Achievement :

  • Mr. Jitendra Sharma is awarded  Best teacher of Year 2016-17 of School of Architecture.
  • Mr. Jitendra Sharma is awarded  ‘Appreciation certification’ in international Conference conducted by Mechanical Dept.
  • Ar.Anant Prakash and Ar.Lalu Prasad Yadav have attended the Teacher training Programm organized by M.N.I.T,Jaipur.
  • Ar.Om Prakash has attended the Faculty development program organized by Dr.K.N.Modi University
  • Mr.Jitendra Sharma has coordinated of conference of Our University .

 All faculty member attended the workshop in J.K.K, Jaipur in May 2018.


Sponsored Research & Consultancy Projects

Research Initiatives

Co-Curricular and Extra-curricular activities

Workshop/Guestlectures/Industrial Visit


Institute Industry Interaction



Photos (Events)