RV College of Architecture ,Bangalore

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June 18, 2020COMEDK UGET 2020 correction facility will be available from 12 noon on June 20 to June 23 (12 noon). The exam rescheduled to July 25.

June 15, 2020KEA has opened the Online Karnataka PGCET 2020 Application Window. Read More

May 20, 2020: NATA 2020 to be conducted on August 1 and 29; Applications to re-open soon. Read More

R.V. College of Architecture (RVCA), established in 1992, as Department of Architecture in R. V. College of Engineering (RVCE), Bengaluru. The college shifted to a new campus in 2014, with affiliation to Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belagavi, Karnataka. It is a recognised center for Continuing Education Programme by Council of Architecture, Quality Improvement Programme by COA and Research by VTU. The college was selected by Council of Architecture as one of the top four schools in India for showcasing Indian architectural education to a delegation of Singapore government in April 2006. It has been acknowledged by Practicing Professionals as one of the best Schools in South India. The college has been rated by architects Shahruk

June 18, 2020COMEDK UGET 2020 correction facility will be available from 12 noon on June 20 to June 23 (12 noon). The exam rescheduled to July 25.

June 15, 2020KEA has opened the Online Karnataka PGCET 2020 Application Window. Read More

May 20, 2020: NATA 2020 to be conducted on August 1 and 29; Applications to re-open soon. Read More

R.V. College of Architecture (RVCA), established in 1992, as Department of Architecture in R. V. College of Engineering (RVCE), Bengaluru. The college shifted to a new campus in 2014, with affiliation to Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belagavi, Karnataka. It is a recognised center for Continuing Education Programme by Council of Architecture, Quality Improvement Programme by COA and Research by VTU. The college was selected by Council of Architecture as one of the top four schools in India for showcasing Indian architectural education to a delegation of Singapore government in April 2006. It has been acknowledged by Practicing Professionals as one of the best Schools in South India. The college has been rated by architects Shahrukh and Renu Mistry as the best Architecture College in Bengaluru. Student and faculty exchange programs have taken place between RVCA and University of Muenster, Germany and Moratuwa University, Sri Lanka.

RVCA Highlights

Year of establishment

1992

Campus

Bengaluru

Campus size

2.4 acre

College rankings

  • 8th for Architecture by Outlook 2019
  • 8th for Architecture by Outlook 2019

Modes of education

Full-time

Number of courses offered

3

Total no. of seats

140

Scholarship types

  • Annual scholarships by the Landscape Foundation
  • Scholarships in kind
  • Post Matric Scholarships

Affiliation

Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belagavi, Karnataka

Collaborations

Indian Institute of Architects, Karnataka

Official website

www.rvca.edu.in

Gender intake

Co-ed

Application mode

Online and offline

Qualifying exam

BArch: KCET / COMED-K / NATA / JEE Paper-II

M.Arch: PGCET/ GATE

Total faculty

30 core+ 18 visiting + 22 adjunct

RVCA Admission Process

Interested candidates can apply online and offline. Here are the RVCA admission process details:

  • Admission in BArch require following criteria
    • Through KCET 2020, candidate must have passed Class 12 examination with at least 50% aggregate
    • Through COMED-K 2020, candidate must complete Class 12 with mathematics as a subject or a diploma with at least 50% aggregate
    • Through Management Quota, candidate must pass Class 10 in Science and Mathematics with minimum 70% aggregate and Class 12 in Mathematics and Physics with minimum 65% aggregate
    • Candidate must pass NATA 2020 / JEE Paper-II 2020 with a valid score
  • Admission in M.Arch require following criteria
    • BArch with minimum 50% aggregate from a recognised university
    • Candidate must qualify in PGCET 2020/ GATE 2020

RVCA Admission Courses

RVCA offers courses such as BArch (intake 120), M.Arch (intake 20) and PhD (Architecture). The details of some of the courses are as follows:

Courses Eligibility Criteria Total Course Fee (in Rs lakh)

BArch

Qualifying exam: KCET / COMED-K / NATA / JEE Paper-II

Minimum 60% marks in Class 12/II PUC or Equivalent (if results already announced) in Physics & Mathematics and minimum 50% marks in Chemistry and 50% aggregate

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M.Arch

Qualifying exam: PGCET/ GATE

A candidate who has passed prescribed qualifying examination [BArch] and obtained an aggregate minimum of 50% aggregate taken together in all the subjects in all the years is eligible for admission to M.Arch (45% aggregate in case of SC, ST and Category-I candidates)

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PhD in Architecture

Master’s in Architecture from a recognised university

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Check out details on RVCA Courses

RVCA Scholarships

RVCA offers following scholarships for students who qualify the required criteria:

  • Annual scholarships by the Landscape Foundation
  • Scholarships in kind are offered by getting shortlisted for rewarding competitions and awards
  • Post Matric Scholarships are offered by government to students from SC, ST, Minority and Backward classes’ the Karnataka State government has a Commissionerate of Social Welfare and a KARePASS facility to apply for scholarships

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Placements 3 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 3 Crowd & Campus Life 3 Value for Money 3
Our college is average in terms of faculty members, infrastructure and students.

Placements: Our college offered great placements in various companies and roles. Placements are offered across the world. Students get to explore more with these placements and are more experienced about their upcoming lives and careers. This experience gives a great sense to build their careers.

Infrastructure: The college has a great atmosphere, along with Wi-Fi, classrooms, library, canteen and hostel. The hostel rooms are pretty average, but there is good food in the canteen with various dishes every day. Medical checku...

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Important FAQs for RVCA

Q. Where is the RVCA located?

A. RVCA is situated at Bengaluru.

Q. What are the facilities provided by RVCA?

A. RVCA campus features academic block class rooms, seminar halls & studios, administration block, hostel block, and so on.

Q. When was RVCA established?

A. RVCA was established in 1992.

Q. What are the types of courses provided by RVCA?

A. RVCA offers BArch, M.Arch and PhD (Architecture).

Q. Which entrance exam is required to be qualified to get admission to BArch at RVCA?

A. Aspirants must qualify KCET / COMED-K / NATA / JEE Paper-II to get admission to BArch at RVCA.

Q. What is the eligibility criteria for admission to M.Arch at RVCA?

A. Students must pass prescribed qualifying examination [BArch] and obtained an aggregate minimum of 50% aggregate taken together in all the subjects in all the years is eligible for admission to M.Arch (45% aggregate in case of SC, ST and Category-I candidates) for getting admission to M.Arch at RVCA.

Q. Is RVCA affiliated to any university or organisation?

A. Yes, RVCA is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belagavi, Karnataka.

Q. Which entrance exam is required to be qualified to get admission to M.Arch at RVCA?

A. Aspirants must qualify PGCET/ GATE to get admission to M.Arch at RVCA.

Q. What are the specialisations offered under PhD at RVCA?

A. RVCA offers PhD in Architecture.

Q. How can students apply at RVCA?

A. Students can apply online to get admission at RVCA.

Q. Does RVCA provide hostel facilities?

A. Yes, RVCA provides separate hostels for girls and boys.

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