Department of Architecture
Seminar/Conference/Workshop of the Department
Two Week Trainning Programme on Advance Software was held on September 12, 2019 - September 25, 2019
One week training programme on Traditional Materials and Techniques of Construction in Heritage Buildings was held on January 28, 2019 - February 01,2019.
One day hands on training programme on EQUEST was held on April 27, 2019.
A lecture titles "Lime Mortar and its relevance in Heritage Building" by Ar. Ruknuddin Mirza, Senior Conservation Architect, INTACH, New Delhi.
A lecture titles "Arch and its relevance in Heritage Building" by Ar. Richa Agarwal, Senior Conservation Architect, Vastudev Consultants, Noida.
A lecture titles "Traditional Materials and Techniques in conservation in Heritage buildings of National monuments" by Mr. Azfar Ahmad, Heritage Associate, new Delhi.
Three days lecture series on "Research, Writing and Publishing in High Impact journals was held on August 17, 2019 - August 19, 2019 by Dr. M. Abdul Mujeebu, college of Architecture and Planning, Imam Abdurrahman Bin Faisal University, Dammam, Saudi Arbia.
ALUMNI MEET 2018 was held on November 18, 2018
Faculty Development Programme on Advanced Computer Applications in Architecture was held on November 29, 2018 - December 1, 2018.
One week hands on training programme on Advanced Computer Applications in Architecture & Engineering was held on December 17, 2018 - December 21, 2018.
One Week Training Programme on Autodesk Revit & BIM was held on February 16, 2019 - February 21, 2019.
A lecture titles "My Odyssey into the curious thing called Architecture" by Ms. Smriti Sarawat is an Assistant Professor at the department of Architecture and planning at IIT Roorkee.
Students of Second year of B.Arch organised fresher's Party to First year students on 21st November 2015
Heritage Cell, Aligarh Muslim University in collaboration with Centre for Excellence in Islamic Architecture, Department of Architecture, AMU has organized a one week Short Term Training Programme on ‚??Traditional & Modern Materials and Techniques of Fa√ßade Adornment in Islamic Structure‚?? from Feb 9-14 Feb. 2015.
This hands on training was an initiative to train its participants on preparing the lime mortar with the traditional materials and inlay of Islamic Calligraphy with different materials in lime and stone, preparation of stone Jali, cleaning of internal wall of Jama Masjid, AMU, sketching, painting and photography of Heritage buildings of AMU.
Artesians from TajMahal, Agra & Jaipur and Conservation consultants from, New Delhi & Gwalior have provided the hands on training to the participants in this Training Programme.
The valedictory function of this Training Programme was organized in the Department of Architecture in the evening of 1st of March 2015. Honorable Vice Chancellor, Lt. Gen. (Retd.) Zameer Uddin Shah, Registrar, Dr Asfar Ali Khan, Prof. Hkm. Syed Zillur Rahman, Proctor Dr. Jamshed Siddiqui and various other dignitaries presided over the function.
The participants work was displayed under the lime light and was very much appreciated by all the guests. The Vice Chancellor was very much concerned about conserving the heritage of this great seat of learning and has appreciated the work of Heritage Cell for the same.
Mr. Mohammad Farhan Fazli, Convener of Heritage Cell said,‚?? I have spent the last 10 years of my life striving to explain the importance of our heritage and more importantly to conserve it for our future generations. Because if God forbid we lose even a part of it, we will lose a part of the unique character of our university, a part of our own identity.‚??
Chairman Department of Architecture, Ar. Sanjeev Maheshwari and coordinators of the Training programme Prof. Sabih Akhtar and Ar. Mohd. Khalid Hasan were also positively delighted at the success of the function.
The programme was pleasantly ended with ghazals performed by Mr. Farrukh Baig, the owner of the Album ‚??Dastak‚?? released by Mr. Mahesh Bhatt and Venus records.
Academic Calendar 2014-2015
Students of Forth year of B.Arch organised Feveral Party to Final year students on 10th May 2014
- Department organised a one day Workshop on - "Legacy of Islamic Architecture and Its impact on contemporary World", on 28th Feb 2011.
- One week Trainning Program on "Revit Architecture", for faculty members and students, organised from 19th-24th March 2012 under TEQIP grant.
- Students of 4th year of B.Arch organised Farewell Party to Final year students on 11th June 2013
- A course revision and formulation committee meeting was held in the department on 16th February 2012. Ms. Jayshree D. Deshpande, DIrector-in-charge, NIASA, COA, Pune was invited as NIASA expert and gave valuable suggestions and insight.
Students of Second year of B.Arch organised fresher's Party to First year students on 2nd November 2013