Chandigarh College of Architecture – CCA

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Chandigarh College of Architecture :

Chandigarh College of Architecture, Chandigarh is a specialized college imparting education and research in the field of Architecture. It is a premier architectural institution of the entire north – western region of India  covering the States of Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir as well as the Union Territory of Chandigarh. The college is well recognized among domestic and international fraternity for its quality education and alumunus. The college has an enrollment of 200 undergraduates. A large number of the alumni of this college are now doing extremely well professionally whether it be in practice, the government and public sector undertakings, teaching or research.

Chandigarh College of Architecture ( CCA ) was established in 1961 in Chandigarh, India, and was set up to impart education in architecture. Le Corbusier, who developed Chandigarh’s master plan in 1951, also succeeded in getting Chandigarh College of Architecture ( CCA ) established as an integral part of the great Chandigarh Experiment. His conviction was that the creation of built environment, however brilliant and consequential, cannot be fully grasped – much less perpetuated – if the principles regulating its concept are not properly understood through study of various components of the city in use.

Chandigarh College of Architecture Facilities :

  • Centrally air – conditioned library
  • Well equipped, air – conditioned Computer  Center
  • Workshop
  • Audio – Visual Section
  • Photographic Laboratory
  • Research, Design and Development Cell
  • Assembly Hall
  • Hostels
  • Sports & Games
  • Associations & Clubs

Courses Offered by Chandigarh College of Architecture :

Bachelor of Architecture

  • Category : Architecture
  • Degree : B.Arch
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus
  • Duration : 5 Years
  • Seats : 40

Basic Eligibility : Candidates must have passed 10+2 Examination or its equivalent, from a recognized Board/University with Mathematics, Physics and any one subject from Chemistry / Computer Science / Biology / Engineering Drawing.

The college conducts a five – year ( 10 – semester ) course leading to the degree of Bachelor of Architecture ( B.Arch. ), which is recognized by the Council of Architecture.

Chandigarh College of Architecture Contact Details :

Name : Chandigarh College of Architecture, Chandigarh ( CCA ),
Location : Sector 12, Chandigarh, Punjab, India,
Phone No. : 0172 – 2740558, 2740685, 2740689,
Email : cca@chd.nic.in,
Website : cca.nic.in.