College management is always on run and very quick in resolving all student problems.
ENTRANCE PREVIEWIIT JEE exam. I opted for IIT Roorkee because it is the best college to do architecture course from. Also it a brand everyone would want to be associated with.
FEE STRUCTURE AND FACILITIES
As compared to private colleges, fee structure for IIT Roorkee is feasible. It is approx. 50k per term. Hostel fees and mess fees is nominal as well and affordable. Also since the college gives scholarships to students from ews, it becomes affordable by all.
Campus placement is almost 100%. All renowned multinational and other Indian companies visit the campus. All IT companies such as TCS, Infosys, Wipro come for placements. Electronics firms, Oil companies such as Shell, you name it and it is there on the campus.
Hostels are huge and every student manages to get the hostel room. In first year, students get shared accommodation post which they get a choice to take an individual room. There are big lawns in each hostel and the hostel fees is feasible and manageable.
Senior students are very helpful and are always proactive in sharing notes, books, etc. They are always willing to help and provide mentorship.
The faculty is very knowledable and does not mind going an extra mile to make concepts clear. Also the faculty is approachable and available beyond class for long hours. Practical assignments make learning interesting. Faculty members focus on research an
Campus gender diversity is poor, however there is no discrimination on the basis of caste, gender, race , religion, etc. There are ample opportunities for extra curricular activities and cultural societies such as dramatics, dance section, music section etc. which provides students with platform to showcase and further enhance their talent.
Exams are frequent and the course curriculum is very hectic. There is hardly a break between the last class and the exams. One needs to study in a regular basis to be able to do well in exams. Sometimes, there are two to three exams in a day which makes t
COURSE CURRICULUM OVERVIEW
The course structure is rigorous and includes practical understanding of architectural concepts. There is tremendous focus on live case studies and examples which enables one compare his/her projects with real time projects. The course structure is hectic and one requires to be highly focussed to be able to complete entire course duration.
In my understanding, the college does not provide internships. There are research assistants but I am not sure on the amount of stipends paid.
Thomso is the cultural fest in which all IITs and other major colleges participate. There are interested IIT sports meet. Shristhi is the arts and cultural meet in which colleges such as College of engineering, JJ school of arts, etc. particiapte. All the events are at a very big scale and run for 3-4 days.
LOAN/ SCHOLARSHIP PROVISIONS
There are family income based scholarships which students can avail by sharing the proof of family income.