SPA, New Delhi
Visiting faculties are Soo gud and they are gud aged people till 60years and have very gud in-depth knowledge and experience in practical field which is a plus point. Some departments are very good like transport having good staffs, but people are supposed to work beyond their limit. Some departments are too chill.
FEE STRUCTURE AND FACILITIES
Feasible for nongate scholars. Gate scholars will get 12k stipend every month which will be useful for their dialy routine, transport charges and study trip expenses and hostel fees. For non gate scholars, it looks little expensive as study trip expenses will be on their own.
Internship is a must in certain departments and is a optional in some department which will happen after 1 year for the period of two months. Placement from good companies are there but in limited amount
First I filled the application form during February then got shortlisted list during march then had an interview in April then I got selected list and wait-list during end of April. Interview questions will be so general such as where are you from, and why did you choose this course and what is your future aim and why did you choose that particular department.
I don't have any contact with alumni and don't have any idea about it. Thus I could not say about it.
7 Aprrox for 23 person's per class. 3 permanent faculties, 1 Hod, 2 visiting faculty and 1 PhD scholar. Half of the faculties are having related to being in a major position in practical field of the respective department in India. 1-2 faculties will be a passed out students from Spa itself having 3-10 years of experience
Campus life is gud as college is having students from all over india. In college there is a hostel for girls and for boys, there is a hostel which is little far away from the campus. So many cultural activities, parties, competition, special lectures, etc. Will be happening regularly.
COURSE CURRICULUM OVERVIEW
At SPAD, Planning course will have four semesters, first semester will be having integrated semester comprising of five department ( Housing, Environment,Transport,Urban planning and Regional planning) after second semester everybody will go into their concerned respective departments. In all the planning courses, major concerned will be based on choosing a place within India as a casestudy and having detailed study about dat city in their own respective department.
Utopia is the major cultural event, also as the students are placed from all over india, all cultural festive will be happening regularly which will be conducted by students of the respective states. Atleast 1 festive is a must for each month. Cultural festive conducted by keralite people will be a major. All cultural festivals will be conducted like Holi,Ganesh chathurthi, Diwali,Tamil new year, Dj night, fresher's party,etc.
LOAN/ SCHOLARSHIP PROVISIONS
Gate scholars will get stipend as 12000 every month and other person's if they are getting from bank, college will give them letter for the respective procedure.