Career option in Architectural Services

A.Field description

Architectural engineering, also known as Building Engineering, is the application of engineering principles and technology to building design and construction.
Architectural engineering is that branch of one, which deals with the study and application of engineering principles and technology to building, design and construction. Definitions may refer to,
An engineer in the structural, mechanical, electrical, construction or other engineering fields of building design and construction.
A licensed engineering professional in parts of the United States, where architectural engineering may include complete building design.
In informal contexts, and formally in some places, a professional synonymous with or similar to an architect. In some languages, "architect" is literally translated as "architectural engineer".

B.Education Guide
Education Details & Eligibility

To become a Professional in Architectural engineering one should have a graduate degree (B.E.) or at least a diploma in Architectural engineering.
The degree and postgraduate degree courses are offered by the private and government colleges in India and around the globe.

Basic eligibility criteria

10th, +2 (Higher Secondary students) with science group as the majors can choose Bachelor degree in Architectural engineering (B.E).

Course Duration

Training in this field is available at a number of schools and institutes all over India.
These courses are offered at the levels of

The course duration for the various programs is as follows:

  • Diploma in Architectural engineering is around two years.
  • B.E (Architectural engineering) is around four years.
  • M.E (Architectural engineering), is offered as a two year program.
Approximate Education Expenses

The Total expense for doing degree in Architectural engineering are as follows

B.E Rs.45000/ per year- (4 Years)
M.E Rs.55000/ per year- (2 Years)

Bank loans and private loans can be easily arranged by directly contacting the banks through the college administrative.

Higher Education Options

After successful completion of the Bachelor degree, the options for higher education are plenty. A person with the above degree can opt for postgraduate Diploma or pursue his/her Master's.

C.Institutions that Offers this Education

Almost all the deemed and general universities offer Bachelor degree in Architectural engineering.
Some of these institutes are:

D.Job Opportunities and Job Roles

Some of the job openings/Departments available are:

  • Jr. Engineer.
  • Consultant
  • Private firm
  • Entrepreneurship
E.Approximate Salary Range

The salary can be from Rs.12, 000 to Rs.26, 000 for starters and increases with the persons experience and knowledge.

F.Related Links

The American Society of Architectural Perspectives is a leading Services network in the world.

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