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

Changing trends in cities

# “Concept of Neighborhood” was introduced with changing trend in society. Neighborhood is basically a self contained community which provides maximum social interaction to the inhabitants and basic components are the housing clusters, neighborhood center, education facilities, recreational facilities and circulation network. • Planning of “Housing Cluster” is based upon the income group of the … Continue reading

Landscape Design Elements

These are the elements or materials used for designing. They are used to attain certain design goals. These can be categorized in different categories:- 1. Origin:- Natural or Manmade The landscape materials can be classified on the basis of there origin i.e. natural or manmade. Natural materials include those which are available from nature like plants, … Continue reading

Landscape Architecture

In order to study about Landscape architecture, we need to gain certain knowledge about the terms used in it. Landscape:- Something which is natural, beautiful, which surrounds us. In short we can say that Landscape is something which we appreciate. Design:- It is defined as organisation of few components in an orderly manner. Landscape Architecture:- … Continue reading