Achievements of Department of Architecture and Planning, IGDTUW
Year 2016-17 till April 2017



  • Second year B.Arch. students Jhanak Mathur, Shramana Ghosh, M. Anushree Nair and Shreyata Khurana had won the First Prize in the " ACT OF GREEN DESIGN" competition organised by Amity School of Architecture and Planning in the month of April 2017.The theme of the design competition was “ACT TO DESIGN”- Reusing Plastic Waste, in orderto raise awareness regarding reuse of waste plastics.from B.Arch. The team used waste plastic bottles and straws in order to create a special kind of window panel using “jaalis” as the main concept. It was taken up as an economic and social cause in villages of hot and humid climate where such window panels are effective. The concept finds an application on all types of buildings due to its ease of construction. It was a good description of the Product Design along with the detailed model.
  • Second year B.Arch students were placed at 6th position in All India position in Archumen QUIZ, 2016 (National Level Architecture Quiz) held at SPA Delhi.
  • Ms. Dipti Chourasiaof B.Arch Second year has successfully completed the Aspiring Women Entrepreneurship (AWE) Programme held at University of Texas at Austin.She got business development mentorship under Aspiring Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) programme for our project idea of 'Family Script', Prarabdha Info Solutions Pvt. Ltd. (an Incubatee at IGDTUW-Anveshan Foundation)