Admission and Courses

Name of the ProgrammeBachelor of Architecture
DurationFive Years
SemestersTen (Including one Semester of Practical Training)
Eligibility1. Minimum 50% marks in aggregate  in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics and also at least 50% marks in aggregate of the 10+2 level examination Or 10+3 Diploma Examination with Mathematics as compulsory subject with at least 50% marks in aggregate.
2. Minimum 40% marks at National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA).

NATA is a specially designed aptitude test in Architecture and shall be held this year twice that on Sunday, April 14th, 2019 and Sunday, July 7th, 2019
For details of syllabus and format of examination please refer NATA website
For other eligibility details please refer Council of Architecture website :

Weightage of marks for Admission:
• 10+2 with PCM or equivalent examination marks: 50%
• NATA: 50%
IntakeCentralized Admissions:
The total present intake at B. Arch level is 40. Government of Maharashtra, State Common Entrance Cell allocates 80% (32) of the seats through its centralised admission process. For details refer the website Government of Maharashtra, State Common Entrance Cell.

Institute Level Seats:
Out of the total present intake of 40 seats at VCAAD remaining 20% (08) seats are to be filled at the Institute Level, and candidates who have already registered with the DTE may approach VCAAD for direct admission.