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  • Admissions 2023

  • M.Arch Intake
    All India Category Seats 17
    NRI/NRI Sponsored seats 3
    Total Seats 20

    Master in Architecture (M. ARCH) program in Urban Design at Institute of Architecture and Planning at Nirma University is initiating the URBAN TALK SERIES with its first webinar on ‘THE URBAN DESIGN AGENDA’

    The webinar is scheduled on 21st July, 2023 from 4:00 to 5:30 pm. Jaydeep Bhagat, Ar. Pooja Raval, Tanushri Mokde and Mehrnaz Amiraslani would be the speakers for the webinar. We are pleased to invite you to attend this webinar and the discussion about the issues related to Urban Design. We request you to please register at the following link for the webinar and you will receive the email with information to attend the same. Registration and webinar is open for all and free :

    Registration Link for Webinar on THE URBAN DESIGN AGENDA

    Candidates who have passed Bachelor Degree in Architecture with minimum 50% marks in the qualifying examination as prescribed by the COA Norms/Government of Gujarat under the admission rules called “The Master of Architecture Courses (Regulations of Admission and Payment of Fees) Rules,2022”.

    NRI (SELF)

    1. The 15% seats of intake shall be filled by Institute of Architecture & Planning, Nirma University under the category of NRI / NRI  Sponsored seats from the candidates who have passed the qualifying examination from abroad for  NRI (Self) and in India (including Gujarat State) for NRI Sponsored and  having valid degree.
    2. In case, Letter Grade / Performance Index or Graded Point  Average is awarded instead of percentage marks in qualifying examination, equivalence certificate is mandatorily required from the competent authority.
    3. NRI candidate will have to produce equivalence certificate of  qualifying examination from Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi and Council Of Architecture,New Delhi.


    1. Candidate must have passed the qualifying examination. The  admission will be granted based on the merit list prepared on the basis of criteria as decided by the institute/university.
    2. Candidate will have to produce a sponsorship letter (as  prescribed on institute’s website “Affidavit”) from an NRI who will undertake to pay all tuition and other fees for the entire duration of degree programme.
    3. Documentary evidence (like residence proof, visa stamp entry in passport, utility bills etc.) of Sponsor having NRI Status must also be produced.
    4. In case, Letter Grade / Performance Index or Graded Point  Average is awarded instead of percentage marks in qualifying examination, equivalence certificate is mandatorily required from the school authority.
    1. Passport of a candidate indicating his/her status as ‘Non Resident  Indian’.
    2. Certificates of Non Resident Indian issued by the Indian Embassy/ Indian Consulate of the Country where the Non Resident Indian is residing.
    3. Overseas Citizen of India (OCI)/ Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) card holders.
    4. Persons who have studied outside India and have passed their  qualifying examination  and passed the NATA examination from any system of education subject to the eligibility conditions and have NRI status.

    Candidate should have passed Bachelor Degree in Architecture with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate OR equivalent course as per the guidelines given by Council of Architecture (CoA) regarding eligibility criteria from time to time.

    Click Here to Apply Online Admission Application Form for All india and NRI/NRI Sponsered Category

    Click Here to Download Affidavit Form(NRI/NRI Sponsored)

    Certificate / Testimonials
    1 H.S.C. Examination (Std. 12th) Mark-sheet. 
    2 Diploma Mark-sheet. (if applicable). 
    3 Copy of NATA Score Card (all attempts) and PGCET result (if applicable) 
    4 Qualifying Examination Mark-sheet / statement of marks of final year (percentage equivalent certificate is to be attached if the marks statement is in Grade/CPI/CGPA or any other format except in percentage marks)
    5 Qualifying Exam Degree Passing Certificate (Provisional / Final)
    6 Copy of Migration Certificate 


    1)For All India Category :

    Particulars Amount in Rupees
    1 * FEE (Per Semester)  Rs. 1,12,500
    a) Initial Post Graduation Registration Fee (One Time)
    b) Examination Fee, Semester Grade Report, etc.(Per semester)
    Rs. 1000
    Rs. 5500
    Total Other Fees (a+b) Rs. 6500
                                                                                        Total  Rs. 10000
                                                                                Total (1+2+3) Rs. 129000
    Cheques or DD should be as per CTS-2010

           * Subject to approval of Government authorities

    2)For NRI/NRI Sponsored Category :

    Particulars Amount in Rupees
    1 FEE (Per semester) US$ 3500
    a) Initial Post Graduation Registration Fee (One Time)
    b) Examination Fee, Semester Grade Report, etc.(Per semester)
    Rs. 1000
    Rs. 5500
    Total Other Fees (a+b) Rs. 6500
    Total Deposit (3) Rs. 10000
                                                                                Total (1+2+3) US$ 3500 + 

    Rs. 16500/-

    • In case of doubt in interpretation of any clause(s) or in dispute on any issue, the decision of the Chairman of the M.Arch. Admission Committee – 2023 of Inst. of Architecture and Planning, Nirma University shall be final.
    • The information provided in the E-Prospectus as well as on the website is pertaining to the current status, and is subject to change. The admission process of the Institute shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the Courts of Ahmedabad.