College Guide: Sir JJ college of Architecture Mumbai

Sir J.J college of Architecture, Mumbai

Institute History Info:

Started in 1913, it was Asia’s first architecture school. In 1958, Sir J. J. School of Art was split into Sir J. J. College of Architecture and Sir J.J. Institute of Applied Art respectively.

Sir J.J college of Architecture is considered one of the leading institutions of Architecture in India and is an acknowledged college of architecture all over the world .The course was restructured in 1913 to make it apt for training in Architecture, and the Government Diploma Examination in Architecture was held afterwards. The entire course was again restructured in 1936 and was made into a full-time Five-year course. In 1952, the Department of Architecture was affiliated to the University of Bombay for teaching the courses leading to the Degree of Architecture.

Some Facts About the University:

  • It was Asia’s 1 st Architecture school
  • It is recognized as an Institute of National Importance by the GOI
  • The Institute of Town Planners had also its beginning in this department.
  • The department provides consultancy services to government and large corporate clients in the country ranging from design of large townships, institutions, landscaped environmental planning to conservation of heritage sites and buildings.

College ranking: India and abroad

  • Ranked 3 rd in Top 10 Architecture Colleges in India (Source: India Today)

University affiliation detail  

  • Affiliated to University of Mumbai in 1952

Department’s details

  • Department of Architecture – Bachelor of Architecture and Master of Architecture

Courses on Offer

Undergraduate degree programmes

  • Bachelor of Architecture

Postgraduate degree programmes

  • Master of Architecture

Please Visit: Sir J.J College of Architecture Website for Further Course Details and Eligibility

Fee Structure, Admission Details and Procedures

Admission Info

  • The admission form/brochure is obtainable from June and the finished form has to be submitted to the college in a duration of 7 days. The students will have to appear for the MAH-AR-CET and the admission is based on their scores in the same.
  • For General Category students the fees is 20000 approx. and for reserved category students the fees is 10000 approx. 

Please Visit: Sir J.J College of Architecture Website for Further Details about Fees and Procedures

Student Organization

The council organizes various cultural and technical events throughout the year. It also undertakes various sporting activities and exhibitions

Placement records

  • Due to its huge alumni base and location advantage, the Institute has an impressive placement record

Faculty Details

I/C Principal: Rajiv Mishra

  • Mustansir Dalvi
  • Sushama Joglekar
  • Adwait Sambhare
  • Ajay Nayak
  • Apurva Kumbhar
  • Avrani Shirish
  • Babre Sudarshan
  • Banerjee Yaman
  • Bapaye S.G.
  • Barai Preeti
  • Darshetkar V.D.
  • Dev Manohar
  • Dhuri Ramchandra G.
  • Divekar Nikhil
  • Doshi Poorvi
  • Fialho Ashley
  • Girish Kamat
  • Gujar Santosh
  • Hamad Sneha S.
  • Jal Aria
  • JayantVarde
  • Jehanbux Bilimoria
  • JuvalekarNitin
  • Kaiwam Mehta
  • Kapadia Paresh
  • Katrekar Siddharth
  • Kumatha Parul
  • Umesh Luktuke
  • Madan Sharad
  • Makdum Sunil
  • Mayur Naik
  • Mehta Paragi
  • NadgirikarSarvesh
  • Nargundkar Sadashiv
  • Padgaonkar Paresh
  • Panchal Kunal
  • Panchal Swati
  • Paralkar Satish
  • Parmar Shakti
  • Parulekar Neha
  • Patel Kush
  • Pathare Sunil
  • Punjabi Anita
  • Rahul Kini
  • Rajgara Ayaz
  • Ramakat Awasthi
  • Ranade A.D.
  • Rao Manoj
  • Roy Mriganka
  • Ruchita Jagzap
  • Sapre Vinita
  • Saritha Sudhakaran
  • Sathe B.D.
  • Sejapal Reshma
  • Senvi Apurva
  • Shah Kavita
  • Shanbhag Akshata
  • Sharmila Telang
  • Shetty Manu
  • Shreela Sharan
  • Shrinivas Naga
  • Sukhatme Shirish
  • Sutaria Rajesh
  • Sutaria Kiran
  • Tendolkar Priti
  • Tiwari Alka
  • Unwalla Kirtida
  • Upasni D.M.
  • Vaidya C.T.
  • Vaishya Preeti
  • Varde Anjan
  • Vartak Ramesh
  • YasharshiTelkar
  • Zoe Gill
  • Kulkarni Mukta
  • Shraddha Marathe

Scholarships on offer

Visit Sir J.J College of Architecture Website for Information

Awards and Recognitions

  • First runner up prize in Shilpsagar 2014
  • Sir JJ College of Architecture is ranked first according to the survey – Outlook/Drishti

University Address and Contact info

78/3, Dadabhai Naoroji Road, Next to Anjumal-I-Islam College,

Opposite J. J. Flyover, Church Gate,

J J Flyover, Dhobi Talao,

Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Area,

Fort, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001

Category: Architecture

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