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Architectural Assistanship (SW)


  • HOD
  • Specialization
    Architectural Assistantship
Course Summary

The Department of Architectural Assistantship was started in the year 1980 with 30 student’s intake. The Department is converted to Sandwich course in the year 1985. Architecture Sandwich course is one of the prime courses that fetch Subject knowledge through practice by providing Industrial Training during the course period to the students. Major advantage of sandwich pattern is students get Hands-on experience in industry and it is useful to gain insights into an industry of choice with practical knowledge.
The department got Autonomous status in the year 2007. The course is affiliated by DOTE, Chennai, and approved by AICTE, New Delhi. The department has qualified and experienced faculty members and guided by Practicing Architects. The Department is functioning in separate block with adequate laboratory facilities. The Department has trained more than 900 students in the last 38 batches and all our passed out students are well placed in India as well as abroad. More numbers of students starts architect’s firm after completion of their graduation as entrepreneurs. The students are ensured an esteemed place in the society. .


1. Architectural Design Lab
2. Architectural Drafting Lab
3. Model Making
4. Museum Design Studio

Department of Architectural Assistantship (SW)

Excellence in providing architectural education and infuse a motivational spirit in students for innovative designs, creations and entrepreneurship.

M1: To educate and train students in architecture with updated curriculum and prepare them for successful employment in industry or self-enterprise by providing best teaching and learning practice.

M2: To provide a conducive, creative and enjoyable ambience to transform students with high ethical values, professional quality and leadership skills to face any real time problem.

M3: To develop the technical skills of the students by providing effective training in computer applications in architectural drafting and designs and practical training in architect’s firm.

M4: To inculcate lifelong learning skills to face challenges with innovations.

PEO1 :Our Diploma graduates will have the ability to apply technical knowledge of the theories and practices in the field of Architecture.

PEO2 : Our Diploma graduates will be able to apply real practical Knowledge and manage the construction sites as supervisor and to become an entrepreneur in architectural field or pursue higher education.

PEO3 : Our Diploma graduates will be able to apply strong interpersonal ability, communication skills, leadership qualities to express creative and independent ideas with high regard to professionalism and ethical behavior..

PO1 : Basic and Discipline specific knowledge: Apply knowledge of basic mathematics, science and engineering fundamentals and engineering specialization to solve the engineering problems.

PO2: Problem analysis: Identify and analyse well-defined engineering problems using codified standard methods.

PO3: Design/development of solutions: Design solutions for well-defined technical problems and assist with the design of systems components or processes to meet specified needs.

PO4: Engineering Tools, Experimentation and Testing: Apply modern engineering tools and appropriate technique to conduct standard tests and measurements.

PO5: Engineering practices for society, sustainability and environment: Apply appropriate technology in context of society, sustainability, environment and ethical practices.

PO6: Project Management: Use engineering management principles individually, as a team member or a leader to manage projects and effectively communicate about well-defined engineering activities.

PO7: Life-long learning: Ability to analyse individual needs and engage in updating in the context of technological changes.

PSO1: Understand elements of Architecture, basics of interdisciplinary courses and apply basic principles in Architecture field.

PSO2: Understand and apply the principles of building materials, structural design, mechanics of structures, surveying, environmental engineering, building services, estimating & costing construction techniques and management.

PSO3: Create architectural plan, drafting, renderings, and designs and apply in computer aided designs to develop 2D and 3D drawings and models. .


Course Features

  • Admission Procedure :Govt.Norms
  • Apporoved Intake : 30
  • Course Duration: 3.5 years
  • Study Mode: Full Time
  • Course Level: Diploma
  • Course Approval: AICTE , New Delhi