RV College of Architecture

Site CA-1, Banashankari 6th Stage, 4th Block, Near Chikagowdanapalya Village, Off Vajarahalli Main Road, Bengaluru

RV College of Architecture


IIRF Rank 2021


RV College of Architecture is located in Bengaluru and was founded back in 1992. Earlier it was known as the Department of Architecture in the R.V. College of Engineering ( RVCE ) in Banglore. Then in the year 1995, the department was remodelled into how it is currently. 
Again in the year 2009 the department secured anatomy and was renamed RV College of Architecture. In the year of 2014, it got affiliation from Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU ), Belagavi, Karnataka. 
The new campus is an excellent example of contemporary architecture which looks forward to transforming the students into professionals for the future generation. 
Other than that, it has grown into a fierce reputation for its strong faculty with their experience in specialised fields. With highly educated and skilled faculty members, the campus puts all efforts to nurture the students.

Courses offered

RV college of architecture offers Bachelor of Architecture courses as well as Masters in Architecture. These courses vary in fees structure, eligibility criteria as well as duration. Therefore, the given table will help you to understand the courses from a closer view. 


Eligibility Criteria

Selection Criteria

B. Arch

Candidates can take admission in B.Arch through CET counselling


Candidates applying through COMEDK should have mathematics as their subject in a 10 + 2 or 10 + 3 diploma from the central or state government with at least 50% marks.


Students applying through a management quota should have scored a minimum of 70% in mathematics and science class 10th, 65 % in Mathematics and Physics in 11th and 12th with 65% marks in Maths and Physics subject.

NATA score followed by counselling

M. Arch

Admission is offered to the students through Post Graduate Common Entrance Test conducted by Karnataka Examination Authority.


Candidates must have scored a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized University.

PGCET / GATE score followed by counselling

Courses highlights

The college is taught by faculty experts in the field who are known for being the best in the industry.
Many other renowned institutions are tied up with RV College of Architecture which gives an excellent opportunity to broaden the network of knowledge. 
Candidates are taught every aspect of the field. Moreover, a well researched and updated syllabus is followed every year so that students can be well prepared for their future. 
Students of this college have their own set of advantages as they belong to a booming real estate industry and are in the presence of renowned developers. This makes it easier for them to find placements and internships.

Admission process

Wanting to be a part of RV college of architecture? Well then, you must register yourself for the entrance exams through the respective official website of the college. Furthermore, the application process can be done through offline mode only. 
Visit college - Candidates have to visit the college and collect the application form from the authority. 
Fill in the details - After this, they must fill the form correctly by adding the documents and details that have been asked for. 
Some of the documents include the HSC mark sheet, migration and character certificate, entrance exam admit card, entrance exam fee receipt, medical certificate, photographs and more. 

Make sure that no irrelevant document has been added as it can lead to cancellation of admission. 
Verification process - Now the candidates have to carry the original documents for the verification process.  
Note - candidates willing to take admission in the B.Arch should carry class 10th, 11th and 12th mark sheet. 
Whereas the candidates willing to take admission in the M.Arch should submit their application to the Hons secretary along with the photocopies of the mark sheets.

Result and cut off 

The admission and results of the college are based on the merit list and one should meet the eligibility criteria. Furthermore, the process of admission begins for the candidates who have passed 10+2 with 50% of marks in total aggregate and Maths as a compulsory subject. 
The selection is based on NATA score and the cut off marks are the minimum qualifying marks that one has to score for admission. 
However, it is determined depending on the factors like difficulty level of the exam, number of seats available, number of students appearing for the exam and more.


RV college of architecture is a renowned institution that is also considered to be a great feat by many. The college has been completely successful in raising the rankings. 
However, direct placements are not available in the field of architecture and students seek internships and jobs themselves. 
Being located in Bangalore which is already a real estate industry presenting successful developers, it makes it easier for the students to find placements and internships. Furthermore, the college offers excellent guidance and support to the students like no other.

Campus facilities 

RV college of architecture is built on an area of 2.4 acres and has been dynamically designed to build a conducive environment for the architectural students. 
It has a number of blocks including academic block, administrative block, hostel block, open-air auditorium, cafeteria, and more. 
There are also a number of studios, lecture halls, a well-equipped library, computer lab, exhibition hall, model making workshop, construction yard along with sports facilities added.

Alumni network

RV college of Architecture has earned an international reputation for being a leading educational service provider in this architectural field. The alumni network of this college is quite strong and the goal is to build a collective voice for the alumni, foster alumni participation in the college and its programs. 
Other than that, many alumni have their own firms. Alumni are given an open chance to connect with the students and the campus anytime they want. 
They can be their mentor, sponsor a student for their internship or return a visiting faculty.  Moreover, the alumni are also grateful to the campus for letting them be a part of such an amazing platform. 

Key Stats

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    ExcellentResearch Perspective


    • Design & Architecture
    • Architecture
    • Law
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