Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What is the NIRF ranking of SPA Delhi and how has it evolved over the years?
As of NIRF 2023, SPA Delhi is ranked 5th among the top architecture and planning institutes in India. In the previous year (2022), it was ranked 4th, showcasing a consistent strong performance.
Where are the different campuses and hostels of SPA Delhi located?
SPA Delhi's main campus is situated near ITO in Indraprastha Estate, New Delhi. The residential campus and hostel are located in Maharani Bagh, New Friends Colony. Additionally, there are plans to develop a new campus on a 20-acre site south of JNU, adjacent to Hotel Grand.
What programmes are offered at SPA Delhi?
SPA Delhi offers a variety of programs, including undergraduate programs such as B.Arch and B.Planning, as well as postgraduate programs like M.Arch, M.Design, and numerous other specialisations.
What is the eligibility criteria for the undergraduate programs?
For B.Arch and B.Planning, admission is based on JEE-2023 All India Rank, with eligibility criteria defined by JoSAA.
What is the eligibility criteria for the postgraduate programs?
Eligibility criteria vary depending on the specific program. For example, M.Arch requires a bachelor's degree in Architecture or Planning, while M.Design may require a valid CEED score for non-architectural candidates.
What is the fee structure for undergraduate (UG) programs at SPA Delhi, including hostel and mess fees?
The course fee for UG programs is Rs.31,300 per annum, which includes a refundable security deposit of Rs.10,000. Additionally, hostel and mess fees are Rs.16,100 per annum and Rs.5,500 per annum, respectively, both including refundable security deposits of Rs.6,000 and Rs.2,000.
What is the course fees for postgraduate (PG) and doctoral programs at SPA Delhi, along with the associated hostel and mess fees?
For PG programs, the course fee is Rs.39,100 per annum, including a refundable security deposit of Rs.10,000. Hostel and mess fees are Rs.16,100 per annum and Rs.5,500 per annum, respectively, both with refundable security deposits of Rs.6,000 and Rs.2,000. In the case of doctoral programs, the course fee is Rs.33,100 per annum (or Rs.25,300 for half session), along with hostel and mess fees. Hostel fees are Rs.16,100 per annum (or Rs.11,050 for half session), and mess fees are Rs.5,500 per annum (or Rs.5,500 for half session), all including the respective refundable security deposits
Does SPA Delhi offer a Ph.D. program?
Yes, SPA Delhi offers Ph.D. programs in various fields related to architecture, planning, and design. These programs are available in full-time (2-5 years) and part-time (3-7 years) modes
What is the infrastructure like at SPA Delhi?
SPA Delhi provides a well-equipped Workshop and Materials Testing Laboratory, modern surveying instruments, and support units for documentation, publication, and audio-visual services. The school is also continuously upgrading its infrastructure.
What is the median salary for placements at SPA Delhi?
While specific data for 2023 is not available, the median salary offered to students in previous years was INR 5 LPA for B.Arch, INR 4 LPA for B.Planning, and INR 6 LPA for postgraduate programs. SPA Delhi has a history of hosting prominent recruiters.