SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE

Faridabad’s oldest School of Architecture (SOA) at Lingaya’s Vidyapeeth had a modest beginning in 2010. Since then, SoA has broadened its horizon by introducing new academic and extension programs and promoting research activities.

School of Architecture has proved to be the most preferred destination for aspiring Architects across the country. The institute consistently attracts the finest faculty and the best of students for its Bachelor’s, Masters and B.Voc programs.

Foreign-educated faculty, flexible and dynamic curriculum & exciting research are the features that set us apart. With World class Infrastructure & Faculty along with Latest & State of Art Technology, Situated at Lush Green Location, with Hostel & Transport facility, SoA aims at bringing Innovation in the field of Architecture & Interior Design to help students build a career as well as for the welfare of the community.

SoA has a rich tradition of pursuing excellence and has continually re-invented itself in terms of academics. Students are exposed to challenging academics and also the institute plays a host to seminars, workshops, sports, cultural and organizational activities on its vibrant campus.

The School of Architecture at Lingaya’s Vidyapeeth is only one of its kinds, hence, exclusively provides training in different aspects of human habitat and environment.

In striving for excellence, SoA has always been in the lead in extending education to new frontiers of knowledge & learning. Human habitat and environment being the basic concern of the SOA, the spectrum of academic programs is being continuously extended by our team so as to provide programs in new fields and emerging areas.

USP’S

  • The Department has State-of-the art Classrooms, Air Conditioned studios, Model Making Lab, Art studio, Climatology Lab, Exhibition Hall, NASA Room, Videography and Photography Labs, Committee Room and Faculty Rooms.
  • Ours is the most advanced B.Arch. degree course in Delhi NCR where we impart training in the latest software like Revit, 3ds max & BIM
  • The Department has a rich collection of reading material and books in its Departmental Library for the reference purpose by faculty and students. We also have a central library equipped with modern facilities and resources in the CD-ROMS, on-line database, books, e-journals, patents, thesis reports etc.
  • Department has an independent computational facility with required software‘s, enabling faculty and students to pursue their research / projects at ease.
  • Department also has set up an R&D Centre (Centre for Excellence) displaying the innovative / research potential of its students.
  • The Department has highly qualified and experienced faculties from academics as well as from field.

 

COURSES OFFERED

Bachelors in Architecture: 5 Years (Full Time)
Minimum qualification: 50% Pass marks in 10+2 with mathematics as one of the subjects or 50% pass marks in Polytechnic Diploma (Architecture Assistantship) and pass in NATA (National Aptitude Test in Architecture) conducted by Council of Architecture or JEE II (with drg.).

Bachelors in Vocational Studies (Interior Design) : 3 Years (Full Time)
Minimum qualification: 10+2 with minimum 50% marks in any stream

Masters in Architecture: 2 Years (Full Time)
Minimum qualification: 50% pass marks in B.Arch.

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At School of architecture, Lingayas Vidyapeeth, we strive to provide all students with access to an outstanding education and tools to succeed – in an environment full of respect and free of discrimination. We encourage one another to embrace our differences and learn from them, valuing the exchange of ideas and upholding academic freedom as a vital part of our educational mission. Our commitment to academic excellence, diversity, equity, and inclusion has resulted in a university that is nationally and internationally recognized.

The study of architecture here provides the most dynamic, engaging, and comprehensive knowledge to tackle today’s most pressing challenges. We uniquely position our students for success.

Together, students and faculty contribute to the advancement of knowledge while embracing a sense of global citizenship. The students who emerge with a complete education from SOA at Lingayas Vidyapeeth, go on to become our most accomplished architects, professionals, entrepreneurs, artists, and analysts. They go on to become most crucial leaders of our society.

Amazing opportunities exist at school, ranging from intensive workshops, Guest lectures Seminars, various research experiences, community engagements and intensive internships.

The architecture school campus provides a comfortable and lively atmosphere for students, faculty, and administrators alike. The campus extends beyond the immediate environs of Faridabad to the broader setting of the capital city of Delhi and NCR—a centre of innovation where forward thinking people thrives.

We invite you to learn more about our Architecture School by perusing our website and, if you are able, touring our campus, attending classes, talking to our students, and attending one of our admission information sessions.

 

VISION

School of Architecture is committed to develop globally competent architects who are responsible citizens and have respect for life and sensitivity towards environment.

The Institute looks forward towards establishing itself as one of the premier world class education institutions imparting quality teaching at graduate and postgraduate level to the students in the area of emerging technologies. We want to develop professionals and leaders in architecture who have right attitude and aptitude to serve the society & can fit themselves in the competitive architectural world.

MISSION

  • SoA is steadily surging ahead as an eminent center of excellence for higher scientific, Vocational, innovative, interdisciplinary education of International standards.
  • To foster linkages with all stakeholders for continuous improvement in architecture academics and develop human potential to its full extent so that intellectually capable and globally competent architects can emerge who have deep respect for human life and values.
  • To adapt the technological innovations to be in pace with the digital world of architecture so that the students can fit themselves in the competitive architectural world.
  • The institution aims to develop an all-round character and creativity among its students.
  • In an era of globalization the institution prepares itself to face the challenges and complex tasks of shaping living environment for the 21st Century.
  • At SoA, Lingaya’s Vidyapeeth higher learning is not just devoted to impart and spread quality knowledge but also to ensure quality life to one and all.

S. No.

Faculty Name

Qualification

Designation

Total Experience (Ind + Acad)

Photograph

1

Prof. S.N. Segal

M.Planning (Housing) B.Arch

Professor Design Chair (Officiating Dean)

46 Years

2

Ar. Neeraj Agarwal

M.Arch  B.Arch

HOD

22 Years 5 Months

3

Ar. Fazlur Rahman

M.Arch (Urban Regeneration)   B.Arch

Assistant Professor

6 Years

4

Ar. Suresh Kumar Verma

B.Arch

Professor (Visiting)

43 Years

5

Er. A.K.Sarin

B.E.

Professor Allied Faculty (Visiting)

45 year

6

Ar. Balraj Marjara

B.Arch

Associate Professor (Visiting)

40 Years

7

Ar. Kavita Nagpal

M.Arch (Pedagogy)                    B.Arch

 Associate Professor

15 Years

8

Ar. Ruchi Saxena

M.Arch (Urban Design)   B.Arch

Associate Professor

12 Years

9

Ar. Kamal Kataria

M.Arch (Urban Design)   B.Arch

Assistant Professor

7 Years

10

Ar. Nilofar Saifi

M.Ekistics    B.Arch

Assistant Professor

2 Years

11

Ar. Hiba Gul

M.Arch (Recreation Architecture)   B.Arch

Assistant Professor

2 Years 5 months

Visiting Faculty: Many Industrial Experts to impart knowledge of the practical field of work to the students.

Studio / Laboratory Information

S No.

Name

1

Studios (Air-Conditioned)

 2
(a)          
(b)

Computer Lab                                                                                                     
A-3 size printer                                                                                      ·        
42 inches Plotter

3

Model Making Lab

4

Material Museum

5

Photography Lab

6

Art Studio

7

Departmental Library

8

Exhibition Hall

9

Survey Lab (Shared with Civil Engineering Department)

10

Material testing Lab (Shared with Civil Engineering Department)

Activities

S No.

Workshops/Seminar/Conference/Site visit, Industrial visits

Topic

Year

Held At

1

Conference (Student Chapter)

IGBC (Indian Green Building Council)

2016

Lingaya's Vidyapeeth

2

Workshop

Low Cost Construction Technology

2016

Kerala

3

Industrial visit

NIFT (3rd year)

2016

New Delhi

4

Site visit

NBCC Building (Interior Design) 4th year

2016

New Delhi

5

Site visit

Asian Hospital 4th year

2016

Faridabad

6

Study Tour

North East

2016

Sikkim

7

Study Tour

Historic and contemporary Architecture

2017

Singapore and Malaysia

8

Industrial Visit

Crafts Museum

2017

New Delhi

9

Industrial Visit

National Science Centre

2017

New Delhi

10

Industrial Visit

Ajnara Housing

2017

Noida

11

Study tour

Qutub Complex

2017

New Delhi

12

Case Study

Pearl Academy

2017

Jaipur

13

Case Study

Resort

2017

Mussorrie

14

Seminar

Appropriate Building Technologies

2017

Lingaya's Vidyapeeth

15

Participation in

Zonal NASA Convention

2017

ITM University Gwalior, M.P.

16

Site Visit

Supertech, Supernova, Mixed use High-rise Building

2018

Noida

17

NASA Zonal Council Meet & Panel Discussion
(a) Panel Discussion (b) Workshop

 (a) Unconventional Architecture
(b) Urbanism for all by the Multilogue Collective

2018

Lingaya's Vidyapeeth

18

Site Visit

EWS Housing, Kalkaji Extension

2018

New Delhi

19

Site Visit

Lodhi Road (Study of Contemporary Cities)

2018

New Delhi

20

Site Visit

Chandni Chowk (Study of Old City)

2018

New Delhi

21

Study trip

Issue in Architecture and Urbanism

2018

Connaught Place, New Delhi

22

Guest Lecture

Issue in Architecture and Urbanism

2018

Lingaya's Vidyapeeth

23

Inter School Competition

Inter School Painting and Quiz Competition

2018

Lingaya's Vidyapeeth

R&D

Name of the Journal/Conference

Title of Paper/ Presentation

Name of the Author(s)

Date

Conference  on Advances in Material Sciences & IOT for Smart Environmental Monitoring and Sustainability

Nanotechnology Revolution to new era

Ar. Kavita Pahwa

Mar-18

Conference  on Advances in Material Sciences & IOT for Smart Environmental Monitoring and Sustainability

Sustainable Solid Waste Management

Ar. Nilofar Saifi

Ar. Sanjeev Mahajan

Mar-18

Journal of Advanced Research in Construction and Urban Architecture

Net Zero Energy Building as a Sustainability Solution

Ar. Anika Singh

Mar-18

Lambert Academic Publishing International Book Service Ltd. Mauritius

Regeneration of Architectural Education in India (Chapter-03) in book Multidisciplinary Perspective on Education

Ar. Fazlur Rahman

Mar-18

International Conference on FUTURISTIC TRENDS IN ARCHITECTURE                                     (ISBN – 93-86754-13-4)

Efficacy and Assessment of Internship during Under Graduation in Architecture

Prof. S.N. Segal

Sept. 2017

Lingaya's Journal of Professional Studies

Effectiveness of Experiential learning

Ar. Kavita Pahwa

2, Jan-June 2017

Lingaya's Journal of Professional Studies

Rural Development

Ar. Mahesh Rawat

2, Jan-June 2017

Lingaya’s Journal of Professional Studies

Smart Cities – Indian Perspective

Ar. Kavita Pahwa

Jan-June 2016

 Lingaya’s Journal of Professional Studies

Important Areas of Research in Architecture Pedagogy

Ar. Sana Islam

July-Dec 2016

 Lingaya’s Journal of Professional Studies

Carpentry as an Informal Knowledge

Ar. Sana Islam

July-Dec 2016

Lingaya's Journal of Professional Studies

The Gensis and the Transformation of Mughal Gardens in India- Lucknow

Ar. Supriya Sinha

Jan-June 2016

International Journal of Latest Trends in Engineering and Technology (IJLTET)

How Internet of things and green Building can lead to a zero energy Building

Ar. Anika Singh

Vol. 5 Issue 4 July 2015

Lingaya's Journal of Professional Studies

Bio Mimicry inspiration of Nature

Ar. Kavita Pahwa

Jul-15

Lingaya's Journal of Professional Studies

Civilisation & its importance in Architecture Education

Ar. Jyoti Singh

Jul-15

Photographs