WHY ARCHITECTURE?


Architecture is considered as the Mother of all arts. It is primary for a nation, set on growth to have an army of professionals dedicated to developing infrastructure that is a prerequisite for any growth to happen, architect play a major role in this development.

We have been blessed with life on this wondrous planet, brimming with natural resources. Current generations have a responsibility to conserve and shape it for the generations to come. Here the role of architecture grows from being merely a means of earning one’s living to being responsible for the future of the planet.

School of architecture e is the crucible where the architects of the future are trained.

We at SSPU assure that the gawky, hesitant teenagers who enter our school in the first year stride out five years later, enthusiastic, confident professionals and responsible citizens , brimming with ideas that would change the shape of built environment in a thousand innovative ways.

INDUSTRY SCENARIO


Rapid urbanisation and industrialisation of the Indian economy have generated massive demand for business and residential premises. Thereby the demand of Architects and urban planners has also increased.

With the rise in the Indian population coupled with large scale urbanisation, the scope for Architecture, Urban Development & Planning is ever expanding. The proportion of urban population in India is estimated to reach close to 600 million by 2013. Therefore, India needs to strengthen its urban infrastructure. Hand in hand, the real estate market is slated to grow from $14 billion to $102 billion per year during the next decade.

The undergraduate study in Architecture opens up numerous avenues for the students in Architecture, Design , Planning and allied fields. Heritage Conservation, Urban Design, Urban Planning, Product/ Industrial Design , Interior design, Set/ Art Design , Landscape Architecture and many more.

Furthermore, today people are looking for neat, well-laid out living spaces and therefore the demand for professionally trained architects is growing exponentially.

School of architecture e is the crucible where the architects of the future are trained.

We at SSPU assure that the gawky, hesitant teenagers who enter our school in the first year stride out five years later, enthusiastic, confident professionals and responsible citizens , brimming with ideas that would change the shape of built environment in a thousand innovative ways.

Students at SSPU will be trained to pursue architecture as a humanistic and professional discipline. The course will help improve intellectual abilities, simulate sensitivity and observation power, unveil and nurture creative talents and develop proficiency in professional and interpersonal skills.

The program also helps students understand the architectural design process and attain proficiency in architectural design. During the course, the student will be exposed to the components of a building and process of building construction, judicious use of materials; technology, skills and equipments used in the transformation of concepts to reality. I

It will also provide the required exposure to environmental support systems as they apply to build environment. The aspects cover climatology, environmental control, energy efficiency and alternative methods of energy use and its conservation, integration of renewable energy systems.

Construction training yard for providing practical experience in scaffolding, tiling and bricklaying will also be set up on the campus. Specialised skill training labs for Piping & Plumbing, Lighting & Acoustics, Smart Homes etc. are also planned.

Our course will allow students to become sound professionals across the following job roles:

Architect
2. Architectural technologist
3. Building control surveyor
4. CAD Specialist & 3D Visualizer
5. Interior and spatial designer
6. Town planner
7. Urban designer
8. Architectural Journalist
9. Landscape Designer
10. Urban Designer
11. Construction and Project Manager
12. Government Jobs
13. Landscape Architect
14. Urban Planner
15. Conservation Architect
16. Research Architect
17. Lighting Architect
18. Artist
19. Industrial Designer
20. Furniture Designer
21. Textile Designer
22. Graphic Designer
23. Video Game Designer
24. Photographer
25. Production Designer
26. Teacher/Professor
27. Philanthropist
28. Entrepreneur
After successful completion of B.Arch students can also go for specialization courses anywhere in the world.

Dr. Gauri Shiurkar
Director,

Symbiosis School of Architecture, Urban Development, and Planning

The architectural profession can be seen as a developing and multi-disciplinary career. It is one of the major professions that affect the development of a country. It is the most influential professions in our society as it involves all aspects that affect the way in which our built environment is designed, constructed, and used thus affecting the user him/herself.

The holistic development of students and teachers is what we believe in and work for. We strive to achieve this by imbibing a unique value system, transparent work culture, excellent academic and physical environment conducive to learning, creativity & technology transfer. Our mandate is to generate, preserve and share knowledge for developing a vibrant society and we all have to ensure that there is no stone left unturned to equip the student of today for the challenges of life. We always put purpose before short term achievements, the vision before short-cuts. We also believe that nothing is impossible on this earth provided one makes an earnest attempt to proceed ahead with patience, dedication, and perseverance.

We mentor our students to imbibe our values and insights into the state of the art facility that nourishes and amplify the students’ talent to mould them into the masters of tomorrow.

I deeply appreciate the dedication and hard work of our team SSAUDP, which has made such massive progress possible. I also thank our students and their parents for bestowing their confidence in us. All this would not have been possible without the unstinted support of them.

Wishing you the best,

Dr. Gauri Shiurkar
Director,

Symbiosis School of Architecture, Urban Development, and Planning

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