Architecture Department

The need of creating appropriate architecture to shelter man and his pursuits in relation to the space/place resources and time is a widely accepted and acknowledged programme the world over.

We at KITS understand the importance of imparting Architectural Education and the responsibility of creating architects well versed to shape a livable tomorrow.

Five year (Semester Pattern) degree Course of the R.T.M. Nagpur University, approved and recognized by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and the Council of Architecture (COA) is offered at KITS since 1994 with an intake of 40 students per annum.

Department, Environment and Infrastructure

The Architecture Department is having a separate building in K.I.T.S campus along with the other engineering department buildings overlooking nature, well laid out garden and illuminated fountains adding charm to its setting and its user.
Our drawing and designing studios are well equipped with drawing boards, tables, stools, lockers, display boards, black board, needed illumination, ventilation and are spacious enough for 60 to work simultaneously. We have Exhibition Space, Audio-Video Lecturer room, Seminar Hall, Climatology Lab, Computer Lab, Photography Lab, Construction Yard, Materials Bureau, Departmental Library resource centre in the department and architecture centre in the main library.
Our students get extensive exposure and scope for acquainting self, with the art and the science content, underlying architectural creation. Evolving architectural products relative to man's aesthetic needs and the process that brings out acceptable architecture is what we teach here.

Eligibility and Admission

Five year B. Arch. course at KITS is affiliated to the RTM Nagpur University and is governed by the norms stipulated by the University, the AICTE and the C.O.A. Candidates aspiring to join this course and pursue this field should have passed standard XII (10+2) examination of the Maharashtra State Board or its equivalents and mathematics as one of the passing subjects.

Aptitude Test

Passing an aptitude test (NATA) conducted by the Council of Architecture makes one eligible for selection to this course. Aptitude test is for finding out the applicant's basic awareness, observation potential, communication capability and drawing abilities and skills needed to pursue the learning of architecture. This test is conducted at various centers where candidates from Maharashtra and other states may appear. The aptitude test covers free hand drawing, visualization, and observation, sketching from memory, color and aesthetic sensitivity.

HOW TO APPLY

For NATA : National Aptitude Test for Architecture (NATA) is a compulsory test for securing admission in architecture. Department facilitates the conduction of aptitude test for the students. NATA Test is conducted at our centre only on all working days. Test fees Rs.1200/-Approx. as per the NATA authority. Free coaching is provided by the Architects for preparation of this test.

Tuition Fees:

As Prescribed by Shikshan Shulk Samiti, Maharashtra. 

  • • Tuition Fee: Rs.53.500/-(Intrim fees) per annum for B.Arch.I year for the year 2016-17.

Demand Draft in favour of "KITS, Ramtek" payable at UCO/SBI/BOI, Ramtek.

Hostel Fee =Rs.21000/- and Monthly mess bill is to be paid monthly as per mess challan.

Demand Draft in favour of "VES HOSTEL" payable at UCO/SBI/BOI,Ramtek

DEPARTMENT OF ARCHITECTURE
Name Designation
Ar.Kalpana R.Thakare Associate Professor & Head
Ar. Sachin Yadav Assistant Professor
Ar. Chandrashekhar Sawarkar Assistant Professor
Ar.Anjali V.Narad Assistant Professor
Mr.Akshay Tijare Assistant Professor
Ar.Sarang Pathak Assistant Professor
Ar.Satish Joshi Assistant Professor
Ar.Pooja Singh Assistant Professor
Prof.D.R.Kandge Professor (Visiting Faculty)
Ar.Vinod Maheshwari Assistant Professor (Visiting Faculty)
Ar.Suraj Pashine Assistant Professor (Visiting Faculty)
Ar.Sachin Diwtelwar Assistant Professor (Visiting Faculty)
Ar.Aman Soni Assistant Professor (Visiting Faculty)
Ar.Kaushal Jajoo Assistant Professor (Visiting Faculty)
Ar.Yogesh Sharma Assistant Professor (Visiting Faculty)
 

Ar. Kalpana R. Thakare, Associate Professor & Head

  1. Qualification: B.Tech. H.Sc(HID). from LAD College, Nagpur, B.Arch. from RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur and M.U.R.P. from IIT, Roorkee and M.A. (Pub. Admn.) from RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur, Pursuing Ph.D from RTMNU Nagpur.

  2. Experience: She has 18 years teaching experience.

  3. Publications : Published 29 research papers in National Journals and National & International Conferences.

  4. Membership of Professional Bodies : Membership at Council of Architecture, Indian Institute of Architects, Indian Institute of Valuers and Institute of Town Planners of India.

  5. Fields of Interest : Urban and Rural Planning, History of Architecture, Sustainable Planning ,Enpanel Arhitect.

  6. Others : Attended 8 short Term Training Programmes in the field of Architectural and Planning. Enpanel Arhitect.

 

Ar. Sachin C.Yadav, Assistant Professor

  1. Qualification: B.Arch. from RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur

  2. Experience : Joined this Institute in June 2013 and having 4 years experience in Teaching and 4 years Industrial Experience.

  3. Publications : Published 03 research paper in National Conference.

  4. Membership of Professional Bodies : COA rgistered member (CA/2014/62785) New Delhi.

  5. Fields of Interest : Architectural Graphics, Construction Technology & Material, Appropriate Technology.

  6. Others : Attended 10 days "Faculty induction programme" at NIASA, Pune and 10 days ISTE Workshop held by IIT Mumbai on Topic “Environment”, 05 days workshop on "Climate Responsive Architecture" organized by SMMCA, Nagpur, One day workshop on Research for resurgence held at VNIT Nagpur, 3 days personal effectiveness programme held at KITS Ramtek

 

Ar.Chandrashekhar Sawarkar, Assistant Professor

  1. Qualification: D.C.E ( Civil Engn.) Government Polytechnic, Nagpur. B Arch. From YCMOU, study centre P.I.A.D.S, Nagpur, M Arch.(Architecture Education.) from RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur, M.A.(Pub. Admn.) from RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur. B.A.(Arts) RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur

  2. Experience : Joined this Institute in 2014 and he has 2 year teaching and 20 years of Industrial experience.

  3. Publications : Nil

  4. Membership of Professional Bodies : COA

  5. Fields of Interest : Architectural Design, Interior Design, History of Art & Architecture, Sustainable Devlopment.

  6. Others : Attended 10 days "Faculty induction programme" at NIASA, Pune and 05 days workshop on "Climate Responsive Architecture" organized by SMMCA,Nagpur and 3 days personal effectiveness programme held at KITS Ramtek

 

Ar. Anjali Narad, Assistant Professor

  1. Qualification: B.Arch. from RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur.

  2. Experience : Having 6 years teaching experience ,1.5 years of Industrial Experience.

  3. Publications : Presented 20 papers in National & International Conferences & Journals.

  4. Membership of Professional Bodies : COA (CA/2011/52814)

  5. Fields of Interest : Architectural Design, Architectural Documentation, Building Construction & Sustainable Development.

  6. Others : Attended 4 days workshop on “Ways of seeing structures in architecture” by Prof.Vinod R.Shah professor from Cept university,Ahamadabad. All India seminar on innovations in green building technology on 17th & 18th January 2014 in Nagpur & All India seminar on new developments in use of alternatives material for concrete ,AMCON 2015 held on 13th & 14th march 2015,in Nagpur, expert lecture by Ar. Hafiz Contractor at Brick Institution of Architecture Pune

Mr.Akshay Tijare, Assistant Professor

  1. Qualification: Master of Fine Arts (Graphics - Printmaking 2011) Bachelor of Fine Arts (Painting 2009) Central India School of Fine Arts, Nagpur. U.G.C.N.E.T cleared in dec.2014.

  2. Experience : Having years teaching experience.

  3. Publications : Presented 7 papers in National & International Conferences & Journals.

  4. Membership of Professional Bodies : Nil

  5. Fields of Interest : Visual Art, Drawing, Painting, Sketching, History of Art

  6. Others :  One Solo Exhibition & Many group shows, camps & workshop in all over india.

Ar. Sarang Pathak, Assistant Professor

  1. Qualification: B.Arch. from RTM Nagpur University,Nagpur

  2. Experience : Having 1 year of teaching experience.

  3. Publications : NIL

  4. Membership of Professional Bodies : Membership at Council of Architecture

  5. Fields of Interest : Architectural Design, Architectural Documentation , Advance construction, History of architecture.

Ar. Satish Joshi, Assistant Professor

  1. Qualification: B. Arch. from VNIT Nagpur, MBA RTMNU.

  2. Experience : He has 10 years of teaching experience and 30 years of Industrial experience.

  3. Publications : Published 7 research papers in National and International conferences & Journals.

  4. Membership of Professional Bodies : C.O.A., I.I.A., IIID, Ins of Rail Transport.

  5. Fields of Interest : Architecture & Management.

Ar. Pooja Singh, Assistant Professor

  1. Qualification: B. Arch. from RTM Nagpur University.

  2. Experience : Joined this institute in 2016.

  3. Publications : NIL

  4. Membership of Professional Bodies : Membership at Council of Architecture

  5. Fields of Interest : Architectural Design, History of Architecture, Climotology.

Prof. D.R.Kandge, Professor (Visiting Faculty)

  1. Qualification: Dip. in Art & Photos ,B.F.A,M.F.A,B.A,P.G Dip in T & T Nagpur.

  2. Experience : oined this Institute in 1998 and he has 54 years teaching experience.

  3. Publications : Published 15 research papers in National conferences

  4. Membership of Professional Bodies : Nil

  5. Fields of Interest : Fine Arts & Applied Arts.

 

Ar.Vinod Maheshwari, Assistant Professor (Visiting Faculty)

  1. Qualification: B.Arch. from VNIT Nagpur and L.L.B ,M.B.A, PGDCL.

  2. Experience : Joined this Institute in 2000 and he has 23 years teaching experience & 21 years of Industrial experience.

  3. Publications : Papers in Indian value, Architects Trade Journals, Journals of IIA.

  4. Membership of Professional Bodies : Council of Architecture

  5. Fields of Interest : Valuation and Law.

 

Ar.Suraj Pashine, Assistant Professor (Visiting Faculty)

  1. Qualification: B.Arch.MIET Gondia.

  2. Experience : Joined this Institute in 2005 and he has 20 years teaching experience & 4 years of Industrial experience.

  3. Publications : Nil

  4. Membership of Professional Bodies : Council of Architecture & Indian Institute of Architecture

  5. Fields of Interest : Design and Working Drawing.

 

Ar.Sachin Diwtelwar, Assistant Professor (Visiting Faculty)

  1. Qualification: B.Arch. from Nagpur University.

  2. Experience : Joined this Institute in 2009 and he has 07 years teaching experience & 8 years of Industrial experience.

  3. Publications : Nil

  4. Membership of Professional Bodies : Council of Architecture.

  5. Fields of Interest : Architecural Design, Working Drawing.

 

Ar.Aman Soni, Assistant Professor (Visiting Faculty)

  1. Qualification: B.Arch. from Nagpur University.

  2. Experience : Joined this Institute in 2009 and he has 07 years teaching experience & 9 years of Industrial experience.

  3. Publications : Nil

  4. Membership of Professional Bodies : Council of Architecture.

  5. Fields of Interest : Computer Application, APT, Constructions, Architecture Design.

 

Ar.Kaushal Jajoo, Assistant Professor (Visiting Faculty)

  1. Qualification: B.Arch.,M.Arch in Urban Planning.

  2. Experience : He has 5 years teaching experience & 8 years of Industrial experience.

  3. Publications : Published 3 research paoers in National conferences.

  4. Membership of Professional Bodies : COA.

  5. Fields of Interest : Urban Planning , Building Services

 

Ar.Yogesh Sharma, Assistant Professor (Visiting Faculty)

  1. Qualification: B.Arch.,M.Arch., in transportation planning

  2. Experience : He has 03 years teaching experience & 9 years of Industrial experience.

  3. Publications : Presented 1 paper in International Conference.

  4. Membership of Professional Bodies :

  5. Fields of Interest : Interior Design, Construction

 

 
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