SMMCA offers a ten semester course in Architecture leading to the degree of B.Arch. The Bachelor of Architecture course is approved by the council of Architecture, New Delhi – a statutory body of Government of India that regulates architectural education in India.


    1. To impart a critical understanding of built and un-built human habitat by sensitizing the students to various socio-cultural, political and environmental factors that shape it.
    2. To inculcate design values and principles which enable conceptualization an architectural project.
    3. To develop allied skills like presentation and communication, this assists in handling the complexity that the profession demands.

    The course work of B.Arch. balances studios and theory classes. Subjects taught in architecture can broadly be grouped into 3 categories. The first category includes subject which attempt to boost creativity. Major courses like Architectural Design, Visual Arts and Workshop practices are a part of this category. The second category involves imparting knowledge and techniques which help to manifest design ideas into reality. This category includes subjects like Construction, Building Material, and Appropriate Technology amongst others. Creating environmental and social consciousness about architecture is the third category with courses like History of Architecture, Climatology and Sustainability. In addition to this, there are elective courses like Photography, Critical Appreciation, Documentation etc. which aid and further architectural understanding. 8th and 9th semester students undergo professional training in a practicing architects office as a part of the B. Arch Curriculum.

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  • Proposal to Fee Regulating Authority, Mumbai



The college offers a full time two year post graduate program (four semesters) in Architecture Education. The course is recognized by the Council of Architecture (COA) and the Government of Maharashtra and affiliated to Rashtra Sant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University. (RTMNU).

The primary objective of the course is to impart professional training in strengthening their expertise in design teaching, education and practice.

Details on Eligibility, How to apply, Who can apply and Seats can be found in the admissions sections of our website. Prospectus is available with our office.

Full time M.Arch. Co-ordinator - Dr. Lakshmi Rao.

Proposal to Fee Regulating Authority, Mumbai ( March )


  • Smt. Manoramabai Mundle College of Architecture has been approved as a Research Centre for Doctoral Studies by Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, Nagpur and Council of Architecture, New Delhi. It offers Ph. D. programmes in a wide range of areas of Architecture, Planning, Urban Design, etc. The college also encourages research in interdisciplinary areas through a system of joint supervision. The medium of instruction in the college is English.

    A number of activities have already have already been launched by the cell. It has four qualified supervisors for doctoral research, registered with the university.

    Dr. Panna Akhani, Prof. S.A. Deshpande, Dr.Ajay Khare, Bhopal, Prof. K. B. Jain and Dr. Ujwala Chakradeo are the members of the advisory board of the PhD cell.

  • Part Time: In service candidates, candidates who are employed as faculty/ staff/ project staff working in any Technical Institute or candidates working in any public/ private sector organization who are desirous to pursue Research on part-time basis.

  • For Ph. D. (Part Time) – Four Years
  • Registration shall be valid for a period of six years from the date of registration and no further extension will be granted under normal circumstances.

    After six years, if a candidate wishes to continue research, he/ she will be required to register again. The re-registration will be valid for a period of two years only.

  • If a student fails to submit Seminar Report and/ or present the Seminar on the scheduled date, he/she will not be considered for the next stage review. If the scholar fails to present consecutive two seminars his/her registration will be deemed to be cancelled.

  • For details regarding eligibility, seats and how to apply, refer to the admission section of the website.

    PhD Research Centre Co-ordinator - Dr. Sheeba Valsson. Professor, SMMCA, Nagpur.