Winning a national competition and that too, by a student of one of the youngest departments of our college is no small matter, and Arunima Saha of the Planning and Architectural Department has done exactly that.
Five cities. Twelve days. A trip to visit the country’s best architectural marvels; a journey embarked to imbibe the finest architectural knowledge was organised during the winter vacation 2014 for all students of the Department of Architecture.
The most awaited event which serves as a platform for interaction between the seniors and the freshmen, has seen its dawn in the Institute. Following the Institute Freshers on the 31st of August, the first departmental freshers witnessed was that of the Department of Planning and Architecture, on the 1st of September.
While the entire campus came to a halt during the summers, the Architecture department of NITR transformed greatly from a small neglected classroom to a satisfying, resolute department building.
The Council of Architecture (COA), an organization whose permit is mandatory for any architectural institute for its students to receive the degree, paid a most awaited visit to the department this summer, on the 24th of June. It was this guiding force that led to an impressive makeover of the departmental building, within a short span of time.