Department of Architecture and Regional Planning is widely acclaimed for the quality and breadth of its research enterprise, and particularly for its openness to multidisciplinary research. In this continuous quest for excellence in our research endeavours, we recognize the importance of modernization in infrastructure and experimental facilities. To ensure that we hold on to our position at the cutting edge of innovation, the Institute has set up several state of the art facilities.

Research Areas

Barrier Free Architecture
Behavioral Architecture
Urban Design
Town Planning and Settlement Planning
City Planning
Green Buildings and Eco Habitat
Tourism Planning and Management
Urban Waterfront Development
Crime Prevention through Landscape Design in Urban Public Spaces
Ergonomics and Product Design
Transportation Planning
Urban Infrastructure utilities and services
Urban Environmental Planning & Management
Architecture Design-Pedagogy-Sustainable Age-friendlyDesigns-Landscape-Elderly Housing-Preservation
Work environment in industries for industrial workers
Facility Planning
High performance and intelligent building
Urban and Regional Transportation Planning
Neighbourhood Planning
Cultural Heritage Planning & Management
Urban Conservation & Heritage Management
Architectural Design and Pedagogy
Quality of Life in Residential Neighbourhoods with focus on needs of senior citizens
Decision Making and application in GIS in Urban & Regional Planning
Computer Application in Built Environment
GIS and Remote Sensing in Planning
Urban and Regional Planning
Architectural Design
Environmental Planning
Consumer Welfare
Culture and Livelihood
Identification of smartness quotient of traditional Indian cities
Architectural Design for Institutional Buildings
Community and Regional Planning Analyses & Programming
Architecture and Planning related Heritage Studies and Documentation
Urban Planning
Building -occupant interaction
Constrcution project management
Spatio-temporal study on peri urban dynamics
Earthquake Resistant Building
Structural Systems
Building Physics
Post Modernism & Contemporary Architecture
Hazardous Waste Management
Development Management and Finance
Rural and Forest Livelihood
Architecture and Urban Design
Building technology (systems_services_materials and construction methods)
Service Quality Evaluation
Rural Economics
Visual Communication Design
Interaction Design: Data - Space - Form - Perception
Design Thinking: Architecture - Urban Design - Product Design
Modelling energy efficient intervention in affordable housing
Identifying intangibles in Relief and Rehabilitation package
Low cost Construction
Land Use and Development Control Planning
Environmental Management
Disaster Management
Architecture and Urban Planning
Landscape Planning
Infrastructure Information Systems
Quality of Life and Social Cohesion in various types of built environment
User Experience: UX - UCD - GUI - HCI
Housing and Neighbourhood Planning
Identifying indicators for mixed use development
Maintainability and facilities management