School of Architecture, Siddaganga Institute of Technology, offers a five year Bachelor of Architecture course recognized by Council of Architecture. The Institute is an autonomous body affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi.
The curriculum is so designed that we have oriented many of our subjects towards industry oriented, which will make prepare the student to industry ready. Also to add on to this we have internship in our autonomous syllabus, to give more exposure to practical knowledge.
Even the projects which will be handled in architectural design studios are oriented towards giving solutions to present issues or urban inserts in the present context which make them think practically before giving any design solutions, these types of projects are not only introduced in regular design studios but also for their project work, which make them industry ready.Recent Trends in the Emerging Fields are included as Electives after framing Syllabus in consultation with concerned industry people like Sustainable architecture, Rehabilitation and Structural Retrofitting Techniques, Urban Conservation, Architectural photography, Urban Design, Computer presentation techniques Etc.Integration of various subjects like building construction and building services, estimation, and structural analysis at various levels of curriculum is introduced to achieve comprehensive approach to the design.
Even though the Siddaganga Institute of Technology was established in 1963, the Department of Architecture was added to the vast curricula of S.I.T. in 1992. The Department is housed in a separate building of its own with excellent infrastructural facilities and in the beautiful setting of the campus.