M.Arch [Master of Architecture] Course details , Duration,Fees,Job,Scope ,Top colleges

2 years
Average Fees
Rs. 1.5 - 5 lakhs

M. Arch (Master Of Architecture)is a two-year postgraduate course that covers sustainable architecture, urban design, landscape architecture, and interior design. Admission is based on an entrance exam and B. Arch degree with 50% marks. Job roles include architects, interior designers, urban designers, and sustainable designers with an average salary of Rs. 3-12 lakhs per year.

The average course fees for M.Arch [Master of Architecture] Courses range between INR Rs. 1.5 - 5 lakhs.

M.Arch [Master of Architecture] Quick facts

Highlights for M.Arch [Master of Architecture] program are provided in the table given below:

Course Level Masters
Full form M.Arch [Master of Architecture]
Duration 2 years
Examination type Semester
Eligibility B. Arch with 50% marks or equivalent CGPA
Age Limit No Age Limit
Course fee Rs. 1.5 - 5 lakhs
Average Salary Rs.3 - 12 lakhs
Job Positions • Architect , Interior Designer, Urban Designer, Landscape Architect, Sustainable Designer
M.Arch [Master of Architecture] Eligibility & Entrance exam

  • Admission to M.Arch requires a B.Arch degree with a minimum of 50% marks.
  • Students have to qualify for an entrance exam such as GATE or CEED, and also have to undergo a personal interview and portfolio review.
  • Counselling is conducted based on entrance exam scores and seat availability, where students select colleges and courses.
  • Documentation, fees, and admission formalities must be completed by allotted candidates.


Conducting Body

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)

Common Entrance Exam for Design (CEED)

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)


M.Arch [Master of Architecture] Duration & Fees

·      The duration of the M. Arch course is typically 2 years.
·      The fee structure of the M. Arch course varies depending on the institute, but it generally ranges from INR                     50,000 to 5 lakhs per year.
M.Arch [Master of Architecture] Jobs,Scope,Salary after course

An M. Arch program focuses on advanced architecture, design, and construction technology. In this course, students develop skills to design buildings and structures that meet clients needs. Architecture, urban planning, interior design, and many other careers are available through the program.
Job Role
Job Description
Landscape Architect
Designs outdoor areas such as parks, gardens, and campuses.
Rs. 2-9 Lakhs
Interior Designer
Plans and designs interior spaces for homes and businesses.
Rs. 2-8 Lakhs
Project Manager
Manages the planning, design, and construction of buildings.
Rs. 4-15 Lakhs
Designs and plans buildings and other physical structures.
Rs. 3-10 Lakhs
Construction Manager
Manages construction sites and ensures safety and quality.
Rs. 4-12 Lakhs
M.Arch [Master of Architecture] Top colleges offering course

This is the list of some top colleges offering M. Arch course

College Name



Chandigarh College of Architecture


Rs. 1,00,000 - Rs. 1,50,000 per year

Department of Architecture, NIT


Rs. 80,000 - Rs. 1,00,000 per year

School of Planning and Architecture

New Delhi

Rs. 1,00,000 - Rs. 1,20,000 per year

Sir JJ College of Architecture


Rs. 30,000 - Rs. 1,00,000 per year

CEPT University


Rs. 2,00,000 - Rs. 2,50,000 per year

Manipal School of Architecture and Planning


Rs. 2,50,000 - Rs. 3,00,000 per year

The fees may vary from college to college and based on facilities provided by college like hostel, scholarships and other charges.