Architecture is a noble profession which is in high demand in the modern world. Lot of transformations have taken place in the scope and role of architects in the society. The type and complexity of projects, project delivery methods etc have changed a lot. Architects have to coordinate and manage tasks of other specialists involved in the projects. Skills required for a sucessful career of an Architect like effective communication , sketching , computer presentation techniques, logical thinking process, etc. are imparted as part of the B.Arch. programme, in addition to other core subjects like Architectural Design, building construction, climatology, building services, Landscape Design, interior design etc. In the course of five years, there is practical training in the eighth semester in professional architect's firms. There are plenty of job opportunities for architects in the Government departments, corporate establishments and private practice. B.Arch degree, approved by the Council of Architecture is a qualification to acquire licence of a practising architect. There are various fields for higher studies in Architecture, planning, construction, management etc. Students who have passed NATA can be Considered to have adequate entry level skill and aptitude for B.Arch course.
IES College of Architecture was started in 2012 as a stand-alone institution in the IES Education City campus, managed by the Ideal Educational Society. By this time, the institution has become one of the top level Institutions in India. One of the Thesis projects of the final year students submitted for Annual National level Competition conducted by the Council of Architecture was selected as one of the best 10 thesis projects done in the colleges from this zone. Graduates from this institution have secured high scores in the GATE Examination for admission to PG programs in India. The college has good reputation in terms of discipline, facilities, academic pedagogy and faculty. Proximity of the college to Thrissur corporation urban area is an added advantage for undergoing a B.Arch program in IES College of Architecture.