School of Planning and Architecture, Delhi


The School of Planning and Architecture, abbreviated as SPA, is an institute of national resources of India. It gives knowledge and education to students in the field of architecture and planning. It was established as a department of architecture of Delhi polytechnic in 1941.  It was in 1959, when it was recognized as School of Planning and Architecture.

The SPA Delhi campus is located near ITO in Indraprastha Estate in Delhi. It is a site of 20 acres. Other campuses of the institute are in Vijayawada in the premises of Acharya Nagarjuna University and in Bhopal in the premises of Maulana Azad national institute of technology.

The institute offers courses in under graduate programs, post graduate programs and PhD/ Doctoral programs.

For admission, the candidate should fulfil the criteria of eligibility for that course as mentioned in the prospectus. The admission form is to be purchased or downloaded from the official website of the institute and filled and submitted with the prescribed fees as demand draft or as mentioned in the prospectus. The candidate must qualify in the merit list of qualifying examination for reserving a seat in the institute.

For undergraduate programs, the candidate applies and qualifies the merit list of AIEEE(All India Engineering/ Architecture Entrance Examination) conducted by CBSE in order to acquire one of the 90 seats available for the bachelor’s program.

The institute has various departments like department of architecture, urban design, urban planning, physical planning, housing, industrial design, transport planning etc. The  library of the institute is rich in the collection of books which deals in architecture, planning and designing. The institute also encourages the students in extracurricular activities. The students are encouraged to form dance, music, dramatic groups which they run successfully over the years.  Sports forms a significant part in the campus where the overall development of the students is the prime concern.



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25 Responses to “School of Planning and Architecture, Delhi”

  1. 25

    ir i want to get admission in pg course of urban can i get admission in spa? is gate score card needed?or what is the eligibility test in spa? can you tell me what does the entrance paper cover the topics . I am doing civil engg and m in final year. pls give guidelines…

  2. 24

    1. What all syllabus should be studied for entrance exam , if i want to go for M.Arch / M. plan STREAM AT SPA DELHI during current year….
    plz do rply soon

  3. 23
    chanpreet singh:

    i need the prospectus and fee details ….

    i want know one think …i have arts streem in 12th so can i doing this cource…please sir tell about that

  4. 22

    i wnt to ask dat how much marks i need to score to get admssn in SPA in jee main entrnce

  5. 21

    sir i need to get admission in pg course of regional can i get admission in spa? is gate exam is needed?or what is the eligibility test in spa?pls give guidelines…

  6. 20

    what is the procedure of getting admission in spa delhi 2013?

  7. 19
    Dhananjay Dixit:

    My daughter wants to take admission for M Arch in 2013- 2014 course. She has filled up the course also.
    Have u published the merit list ? We believe the Test n Interview is organised on 28 th June 13.

    KIndly confirm.


  8. 18

    I’ve applied for Masters in Urban planning for SPA, but i’m clueless regarding the syllabus for the entrance exam of SPA. kindly help me.

  9. 17

    sir,i want to get admission in post graduate course of environmental planning how can i get admission in spa??gate exam is needed to be given?please tell me the criteria & admission procedure.

  10. 16

    Can NATA scores be used as an addmission criteria except for AIEEE scores?

  11. 15

    Can NATA scores be used except for the AIEEE scores for admission?

  12. 14
    Amandeep kaur:


  13. 13

    Dear Sir/Mam,

    I want apply in spa college for b.arch.
    Please suggest me how can apply & with fees structure.


  14. 12
    Sahiba miglani:

    Whats rank should i get in AIEEE in order to get admission in school of planning and architecture? Is there a separate form to be filled? Is NATA score considered?

  15. 11
    Mohmmed Arif:

    What is the elegibility for Phd from SPA and How and when can I Apply for it

  16. 10
    rohit patel:

    dear sir
    how i apply for spa
    please give me all important information about it like syllabus, last date of application,
    also please mail me entrance exam application form

  17. 9

    i would like to know the syallbus of phd entrance exam for urban planning studies

  18. 8

    For getting admission is SPA can we be recruited via NATA? Else AIEEE is the only entrance exam for SPA?

  19. 7

    When is the SPA exam generally conducted?
    And can we get into SPA through NATA?

  20. 6
    Baiju P:

    What are the criterias for admission to M Arch and Phd Programme?
    ii) Can get admission for these courses without GATE, if so what is its terms and conditions?

  21. 5

    when do the forms for M.Sc in in landscape architecture come out?

  22. 4

    To get admission in spa deihi which form needs to be filled

  23. 3

    how much % is required for getting a seat in SPA???????
    and how many seats are available in SPA btech?????

  24. 2

    your admission criteria is based on aieee or u conduct own entrance test? if u conduct your own entrance test when the forms and dates will be available?

  25. 1
    manisha nagar:

    can i take admission in SP and NITs through NATA