Bachelor of Design in Architectural Design Construction (B.Des Hons)


4 Years


10+2 /PUC Pass

(with English) from any Recognized Board


Cresta School of Management


The B. Des Architectural Design program is envisaged as a professional undergraduate program that emphasizes hands-on, intensive research, creative approaches to deal with and address real-world architectural intervention, management and environmental stewardship. The program provides a depth of understanding in the discipline of architectural design and construction in order to provide students with an opportunity for career development and personal growth and all related disciplines to design. It has a holistic approach for preparing students for the future of their profession by providing them with practical experience in the field of architecture. It aims to develop rational thinking in all areas of life, including futuristic designing, addressing social concerns and the growth of humanity in a broader spectrum.

The course has been curated to match industry standards and prepare students to seamlessly join the professional world. The course progressively develops through the semesters, starting with the basic foundation skills and leading up to a thorough understanding of advanced topics. The B.Des course enhances a student’s knowledge and skills beyond theoretical concepts. Hands on exposure, practical learning and real time studies are an integral part of learning at every step. This course is a step above the rest because of its focus on current trends, industry relevance and its focus on computer simulation. This course is Affiliated to Mysore University through our Academic Partnership with Cresta School of Management. The degree awarder will be a Bachelor of Design (Hons) in Architectural Construction Design.


Travelling is undoubtedly an inevitable part of architectural studies.

One of the perks of studying B. Des. (Hons.) Architecture Design Construction in Bangalore School of Design and Technology (BSDT) is The Study Abroad Tour intiative.

BSDT unveils your path to a comprehensive & guided tour to University Bali where you can absorb , interact , grasp & delve into the mesmerising world of Architecture. Bangalore School of Design and Technology will make sure you will take delight in our Study Abroad Programme which provides direct personal experiences of built environments & deeper understanding of ancient & modern Architectural styles which is a quintessential part of our broad, balanced & popular curriculum.

  • Knowledge gained in classrooms and via textbooks are also taught with a practical approach that give students a better understanding of the concepts and trains them for real life experiences.
  • A 4 year course gives students an ideally curated course structure that provides them with both knowledge based education and a practical approach to design.
  • The design project handled in each semester is a complete process from beginning to end in a step by step method. Students are trained to approach any design problem with an open and innovative outlook to find the best possible solutions.
  • BSD has excellent in house faculty and industry experts as our teaching faculty. This gives students the best education and an opportunity to interact and learn from some of the best architects and designers in the country and from around the world.
  • The B.Des course at BSD focuses on equipping the students with softwares that are trending in the industry like AutoCAD, Sketchup, 3DS max, Rhino, Inscape, Photoshop, Illustrator and many more. Students are also provided with certification for completing software programs that enhances their portfolios.
  • Our initiative, ‘Studio BSD’, is a live in house organization that works on live projects across the country. Students are given the opportunity to collaborate and learn from experts in a professional environment.
  • Our Avant Garde campus with state of the art facilities that make BSD the perfect atmosphere for a design education.
  • We follow an interactive pedagogy of teaching in our studio classes that promote expressive learning. We encourage the idea of learning from each other – peers, professors and experts.
  • BSD’s network and connect to the industry both national and international, give students the benefit of not just learning from renowned architects and designers from different backgrounds, but also provides them with a vast network that gives them an advantage to start their career.

Subject to the circular issued from University/ Govt. of Karnataka. The course is a 4 year degree course; as per the implementation of NEP policy/ norms of Govt. of Karnataka.

  • Basic Design
  • Fundamentals of design –I
  • History of Architecture I
  • Open Elective
  • Language 1
  • Language 2
  • Digital Fluency
  • Yoga
  • Health and Wellness
  • Technical Communication for Designers
  • Fundamentals of design -II
  • Building Materials & Application
  • Open Elective
  • Language 1
  • Language 2
  • Environmental studies
  • Sports
  • NSS
  • Design Studio-1
  • Computer Aided Design – CAD
  • Structures I
  • Open Elective
  • Language 1
  • Language 2
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Sports
  • NSS
  • Design Studio-II
  • Building materials & detailing I
  • Building Services
  • Open Elective
  • Language 1
  • Language 2
  • Constitution of India
  • Sports
  • R & R
  • Design Studio III
  • Advanced AutoCAD
  • Landscape Design
  • History of Architecture II
  • Voc 1
  • Cyber security
  • Sports
  • NSS
  • Design Studio IV
  • Working drawing
  • Structures II
  • Building materials & detailing II
  • Voc 2
  • Professional Communication
  • Sports
  • Culture
  • Climate responsive Architecture
  • Estimation & Valuation
  • Internship Minimum of 60 days
  • Voc 3
  • Research Methodology
  • Sustainabilty & Green Architecture
  • Professional practice & Project Management
  • Disaster Resistant Architecture
  • Research Project
  • Voc 4
Software Tools
Architectural Design Tools

Auto CAD | Sketchup | Adobe Photoshop |

InDesign | Rhino | Revit | 3Ds Max | V Ray |

Enscape | Lumion

  • Architectural Designer
  • Interior Designer
  • Design Manager
  • Design Consultant
  • Freelance Designer
  • Interior and Architecture Photographer
  • Set Designer
  • Design Researcher


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