The Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch) program at Pokhara Engineering College (PEC) is designed to provide students with comprehensive knowledge and skills related to architectural design, planning, and construction. The program is based on a balance of theoretical knowledge and practical skills.
The B.Arch program covers various subjects related to architecture, including Architectural Drawing, Building Construction and Materials, Architectural Design, Structures, History of Architecture, Professional Practice, Building Services, and Environmental Science.
The duration of the B.Arch program is 5 years, divided into 10 semesters.
The main objectives of the B.Arch program are to:
- Develop critical thinking, creativity, and problem-solving skills in students.
- Enhance students' understanding of architecture and its relationship to society and the environment.
- Equip students with technical knowledge and skills related to architectural design, planning, and construction.
- Provide practical training and experience to students in the field of architecture.
To be eligible for the B.Arch program at PEC, students must have completed their 10+2 or equivalent level of education with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in the science stream.
Upon completion of the B.Arch program, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate proficiency in architectural design, planning, and construction.
- Use appropriate technology to create and communicate architectural design ideas.
- Analyze complex architectural problems and develop innovative solutions.
- Understand the social, cultural, and environmental factors that influence architectural design.
- Demonstrate professional skills related to teamwork, communication, and project management.
The scope of the B.Arch program is vast and diverse. Graduates can work in various fields related to architecture, including architectural firms, construction companies, urban planning agencies, and government organizations. They can also work as freelance architects or start their architectural firms.
The B.Arch program opens up a wide range of career opportunities for graduates, including:
- Architectural Designer
- Urban Planner
- Construction Manager
- Landscape Architect
- Building Inspector
- Interior Designer
- Sustainable Design Consultant
- Project Manager
- Real Estate Developer
Graduates of the B.Arch program can pursue various career options, including:
- Employment in architectural firms or construction companies
- Self-employment as freelance architects or start their architectural firms
- Pursuing higher education in architecture or related fields
Why Choose this Course:
The B.Arch program at PEC provides students with a comprehensive understanding of architecture and its relationship to society and the environment. The program focuses on developing students' critical thinking, creativity, and problem-solving skills. With practical training and experience, students are well-equipped to pursue a career in architecture.
PEC offers various scholarships and financial aid programs to deserving and needy students. Students can apply for scholarships based on their academic performance, financial need, or other criteria.