One World Trade Center Construction

Help me choose a field in M.Arch

Question: I have completed my B.Arch with interior branch. Now I want to do M.Arch but am confused which field to opt for? Please Suggest. Answer: Catering to the dwelling needs of fellow beings and creating structures that cater to individual needs, an architect is a designer, environmental expert, artist, visualizer and creator all rolled into one! … Continue reading

Does Architecture get you jobs?

Question – I am planning to take up architecture but many say it does not provide job guarantee and lacks scope. Please advise… Answer – A good choice of career (and therefore course!) is the one that is in keeping with one’s unique combination of interests, personality and abilities (hard and soft skills). Think about … Continue reading

Creativity Unlimited : Scope of Architecture as profession

A profession in architecture is much sought after now-a-days…. Since the origin of mankind, a roof over one’s head had been one of the basic needs, the other two being food and clothing. Whether architecture as a profession existed in India may be debated but it was the artisans and craftsmen who built temples, palaces … Continue reading

Importance of Bye-Laws

The Building Byelaws are defined as the standards & specifications designed to grant minimum safeguards to the workers during construction, to the health & comfort of the users & to provide enough safety to the public in general. The regulation set out the basic requirements to be observed in the of  design and construction of … Continue reading

World’s Tallest Building – Burj Khalifa

Burj Khalifa is the tallest building ever existing on the Earth having a height of 828m (2717 ft). The construction of this tallest skyscraper started on 21st September, 2004 and got complete on 1st October, 2009.