Diploma in Architecture Engineering


Diploma in Architecture Engineering is a certificate level course in the domain of Architectural engineering and its related areas. The course can be pursued by candidates after completion of their class 10th education. The course is of three years duration with a semester-wise system of examination.

Admission to the course is done mostly on merit basis that is the percentage of marks obtained by the candidate in class 10th board examinations. Colleges/Institutes offering the course demand a minimum of 55% marks (Relaxable for reserved category candidates) at 10th level with Science and Mathematics as a subject of study in order to get admissions in the course.

Some of the popular institutes/colleges offering the diploma level course are:

  • Academy of Architecture
  • ACN College of Polytechnic
  • AMIE Institute
  • Aryabhatt Polytechnic
  • BPS Institute of Technology
  • Government Polytechnic

The average fee for the course varies from INR 8,000 to INR 85,000 across various colleges and universities across the country. The variation in the fee is based on the location and type of university that is private/deemed or government Architecture Engineering.


Diploma in Architecture Engineering course is an entry-level certification in the domain. Students are equipped with basic knowledge and skill in relation to the subject. Students can enhance their skill and knowledge set in the respective domain by going for B.Arch and M.Arch course in the long run. The course mainly aims at providing practical level skills in the subject to the students along with the theoretical understanding of the same so, as to equip them with an all-around holistic view in the domain.  


Diploma in Architecture Engineering pass out student can look for a variety of options in terms of his/her career. He/she can opt for a career in the domain of building designing, Assistant Architect, Layout design, teaching, etc. However, most of the students prefer to go for a higher degree (B.Arch lateral entry) in the discipline before entering the job market.