Eligibility for First Year B.Arch

Eligibility Criteria:

Ø  Candidates for admission to the B.Arch degree course shall be required to have passed the Higher Secondary Examination of State Board of Kerala or examination recognized equivalent by University of Calicut, with Mathematics as a subject, with minimum 50% in aggregate. A candidate who has a diploma in engineering awarded by the State Board of Technical Examination or an examination recognized equivalent by the State Board of Technical Education after undergoing regular course of 3 years in an institute approved by AICTE, securing 50% aggregate marks, shall be eligible to be admitted to the first year B.Arch. programme of the University of Calicut. Candidates with International Baccalaureate Diploma, after 10 years of schooling, with not less than 50% marks in aggregate and with Mathematics as compulsory subject of examination are also eligible. A relaxation of 5% marks in the qualifying examination will be allowed to those candidates who belong to the communities listed under the Socially and Educationally Backward Classes (SEBC) and whose annual family income is up to the specified limit. SC/ST candidates need only a pass in the qualifying examination.

Ø  All Admissions to B.Arch. degree course shall be subject to passing of National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) conducted by the Council of Architecture (as per the guidelines of Council of Architecture, India). There is no provision for lateral admission to the second year or at any stage for the 5 year degree course in Architecture.