MKSSS’s Dr. Bhanuben Nanavati College of Architecture for Women (BNCA), Pune, is a Private institution, founded in 1994 under the able leadership of Mr. Avinash Wardekar and Principal Dr Anurag Kashyap, with a generous donation of INR 90 Lacs given by Late Mr. Mahendrabhai Nanavati has a glorious historical background of Maharshi Karve Stree Shikshan Sanstha, Pune, founded in 1896, with the main mission of uplifting the social, educational, financial and spiritual conditions of women and widows, making them confident and self reliant. The institute is conceived as a multidisciplinary center of learning where architectural education is considered as a total personality development program. It offers Bachelor of Architecture (B. Arch), Master of Architecture (M. Arch) and Doctorate programs (PhD) under Savitribai Phule Pune University. It was evolved in essence to ensure quality education and it has maintained this agenda to the present day. This institute has been established with a futuristic approach and idealism towards architectural education.
Type of Institute
Savitribai Phule Pune University
Council of Architecture – COA, New Delhi
All India Council of Technical Education - (AICTE) New Delhi
Government of Maharashtra
Director of Technical Education Mumbai
30000 sq. ft
No. of floors
Number of hostels
8500 books, 1000 AV materials, 45+ national and international journals
Cummins College Campus, Pune, Maharashtra
Under BNCA Admission 2019, the Institute offers various courses in Architectural genre at Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral levels such as a 5-year integrated Bachelor in Architecture with the annual intake of 160 students, a 2-year Master’s in Architectural in Landscape Architecture/ Environment Architecture/ Digital Architecture with the annual intake of 20 individuals in each specialization leading to a postgraduate degree in M.Arch.
Check: BNCA Fee Structure