Bachelor of Architecture in IIT Kharagpur


The Indian Institute of Technology of Kharagpur is the first ever IIT that is to be established in the country. Therefore the Government of India has recognized this institute as the Institute of National importance. The Indian Institute of Technology which is located at Kharagpur is a self governing technology and management oriented institute. It was inaugurated by the Government of India in 1951.

B Arch in IIT Kharagpur

The department of Architecture was formed under the guidance of Professor E. Barner along with a group of ten students. Within no time, it completely developed under Graduate courses and Post graduate courses for the first time in the country.

  • Facilities
  • Building Science & Construction Laboratory
  • Computer Laboratories
  • Design Simulation Laboratory
  • Facilities for measuring comfort levels in work environments
  • GIS mapping and digitization
  • Materials Museum and Display
  • Materials Testing Laboratory
  • Modelling Workshop
  • Photography & Audio-Visual facilities
  • Planning Informatics and GIS Laboratory
  • Printing and Reprographic facilities
  • Reference Library
  • Tests for Building Materials and Composites

Admission Process for B Arch in IIT Kharagpur

The admission into the institute is done through the entrance test, IIT JEE. The candidate should have passed the 12th grade examination or its equivalent from any one of the recognized schools under the Central Board of Higher Secondary Examination or the Council for Indian School Certificate examination. The candidates those who hold a diploma are also eligible to apply. The age of the aspirant should fall below 25 years. The age relaxation for SC/ST candidates is 5 years. All the candidates are requested to submit a Physical fitness certificate at the time of enrolment to the specified course. The candidates can obtain the IIT JEE application forms from the Head Post offices across the state by paying an amount of Rs 1000/-.

Fee structure of B Arch in IIT Kharagpur

The academic duration of B. Arch course is 10 semesters. The caution deposit that is to be remitted at the time of admission is Rs 4000/-. There is a onetime fees that has to pay. The amount of the onetime fees that has to be paid comes to around Rs 2300. The B Arch aspirants those who are falling under the general category have to pay Rs 15600 per semester as the tuition fees, The SC/ST students need to pay only Rs 2100 per semester.

Contact Address of IIT Kharagpur

  • Phone (Head’s chamber) : +91-3222-282246
  • Office : +91-3222-2882245
  • Phone (Chamber) : +91-3222-283204
  • Phone (Residence) : +91-3222-283205, +91-3222-277598
  • Email : jbarman @

The Head of the Department is Prof. Jaydip Barman



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8 Responses to “Bachelor of Architecture in IIT Kharagpur”

  1. 8
    abdullah bin masood:

    after qualifying jee main paper 1 .
    and for perusing iit barch from kharagpur or roorkee,
    do i have to give both paper of advance paper 1 for engineering and paper 2 aptitude test.

    or just i have to give aptitude test.\
    big worry for me. plzzzzz help.

  2. 7

    i have scored 142 in jee main paper-2.. nd hve not cleared paper-1.. CAN I get admissn in iit kharagpur ????????? plzzzzz tell me.. plzz

  3. 6

    sir,may i know how many seats are in b.arch in iit kharagpur and iit roorkeey?

  4. 5

    sir. i wish to join for b-arch in IIT. i attended oly paper-2(main). whether i need to attend jee(advanced) for b-arch?

  5. 4
    uday shankar:

    Sir do we need a qualifiying mark in JEE MAINS 2013 to enter B-Arch in IITS

  6. 3
    subba reddy:

    Is it require to be in top 20 percentile in AP board inter 2nd year marks to eligible for B.Arch in iit kharagpur

  7. 2
    P.S.Madhu kiran:

    I attended jee mains paper 1 & 2. I will not qualify in paper-1. but in paper-2 i am scoring 250-260 marks. Pl inform whether i can write jee-advanced for B.Arch or not. Is it compulsory to qualify paper-1 to write jee-advance for paper-2.
    Than q.
    Madhu kiran.

  8. 1
    Pankaj kumar mishra:

    Beside IIT Test do You not held self exam for b.arch