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Scope Of Career In Architecture In India


Posted Date: 17-Jan-2011  Last Updated:   Category: Career Guidance    
Author: Member Level: Diamond    Points: 20


In this article I am discussing the scope of career after studying Architecture. With increasing human population and reduced space for living the importance of architecture study is increasing by the day. Here I a providing information about scope of fresh graduates after B arch and salary that a fresher can expect.



Scope of career in Architecture in India


The scope for making a successful career as an architect is vast. And especially at the present day and world when the space is getting reduced everyday the service of an Architect is most sought after. High rise structures are increasingly on demand, and along with that the demand of sustainable structure is also increasing. From the initial stage of landscape desinging to interior designing the job of an architect has become very important.

Again with added stress on environmental planning by corporate houses, government and individuals too the the service of a good architect has become cruicial to any structural planning.

Althouh getting the first break as an architect is tough in this field when a fresh graduate starts working with reputed firms as an apprentice or with reputed architects they can easily make their impressions. Then it helps to improve the resume of a fresher and then getting other projects is not much difficlut.

With smaller cities and towns opting for high-rise structures the scope of Architecture study is ever increasing. So getting independant projects is not much tough for a qualified architect.

How much a fresh Architecture Graduate can expect.


A fresh graduate in Architecture can expect minimum 2 to 2.5lakhs per year. And depending on the person's commitment, and sincereity to a project a fresh graduate too can expect more than this. After completion of B.Arch from reputed institutes and having an authoritative personality will give certain edge to a candidate over others.

The salary or remuneration varies from place to place or project to project. Real Estate companies in metros offer very lucrative remunerations to fresh graduates too. The remunerations are even more better for those whose service is specialised in software designing. Working at an architectural firm may give one lesser remuneration but it gives bigger exposure to different kinds of clients and projects and hence the architect gets to enhance their experience.


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Responses to "Scope Of Career In Architecture In India"
Author: Ramachandran Pattabiraman    26 Jan 2011Member Level: Gold   Points : 1
Since our country is a vivid cultural based country, a lot of scope in the architecture is there. There are different type of architecture followed in yester years and it can be seen or understood from the still existing architectures like Madurai, Hampi, Belur, Halebedu,Gajuraho etc., It is a good posting which encouraging youngsters to opt for architecture careers.


Author: tania banerjee    18 Jun 2013Member Level: Bronze   Points : 3
It is quite informative an article on architecture field. One can also pursue masters degree in planning from India's top institutes like IIT Kharagpur where the seeds of planning in India is said to be laid. This gives more exposure to the practical side of construction and architecture, like feasibility studies, block cost estimates etc which are indispensable components of any project.


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