Master of Architecture

Stream Architecture
Course Type Master
Duration 2 Years

Master of Architecture

M.A. is an advanced and detailed study of Architecture. It incorporates elements of both rural and urban, residential and commercial infrastructure, imparted through a professionally oriented curriculum. The course enables one to identify the unique qualities of his/her work and how to use these to shape new directions for their own design practice. It allows students to intensify their studies and become more specialized in the chosen field.

Master of Architecture Specializations

  • Landscape Architecture
  • Architectural Conservation
  • Urban Design
  • Building Engineering & Management
  • Environmental Planning
  • Housing
  • Transport Planning
  • Regional Planning
  • Town and Country Planning
  • Industrial Design


Entrance exams

  • GATE
  • CEED
  • AMU M. Arch. Entrance Exam


  • Indian Institute of Technology - IIT Roorkee, Roorkee
  • Jadavpur University, Kolkata
  • Lovely Professional University - LPU, Jalandhar
  • School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi



After completing Masters in architecture, students can take up the following job types:

  • Architectural Technician
  • Building Control Officer
  • Architectural Engineer
  • Architecture Professor
  • Building Inspector
  • Architectural Conservator
  • Architectural Theoretician
  • Architecture Critic
  • Architecture Photographer


Initially, candidates may earn anywhere between 40-50k rupees per month. With time and work experience, they will gain value with rising salary figures.





  • Minimum eligibility requires students to have passed a Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.) degree from a recognized university board with a minimum of 50% in the entrance examination.

Entrance Exam - Master of Architecture
Exam Name Grade Level Exam Date