OVERVIEW

RV College of Architecture is located in a rapidly growing neighbourhood of South Bengaluru in Banashankari 6th Stage.

The state of the art campus is built over a site measuring 2.4 acres. The inspiring structure of the college has been designed to create an environment conducive for architectural studies. The self-contained campus with floor area of about 15000 square metres comprises of the academic block, administrative block and hostel block;

Academic Block Administrative Block Hostel Block
Studios (12 Nos.) Principal’s Office Girls’ Hostel
Lecture halls (10 Nos.) Admirative Section Boys’ Hostel
Library Faculty rooms Dining halls
Computer Lab   Gymnasium
Exhibition Hall   Recreation Rooms
Model Making Workshop   Guest Rooms
Fine Arts Studio   Medical Consulting Room
Survey Lab    
Construction Yard    
Seminar Hall    
Multi-purpose Hall    
In addition, there is an open-air auditorium, a cafeteria, common seating area inspired from the traditional kund, a modest outdoor sports’ facility along with a covered parking area and ATM.

Studios :

Twelve well-designed, spacious studios equipped with forty workstations. These well-lit studios provide a stimulating working environment allowing students to engage in the creative task of designing.

Lecture Halls :

Ten lecture halls which are capable of accommodating a class of 40 – 80 students. The lecture halls are equipped with modern teaching equipment to facilitate an effective and interactive learning environment.

Library :

A well-equipped library is an essential and fundamental need of any architectural institute. The library at RVCA has an exclusive collection of 4000 titles and 5000 volumes. The library also subscribes to 20 national and 10 international journals. The collection offers rich source of knowledge to the students and faculty on core and allied subjects in architecture. The RVCA library attracts many visitors from other architecture colleges in the city and beyond.

Computer Lab :

The computer laboratory of RVCA facilitates learn and work with latest software. Sixty standalone systems of latest configuration are loaded with licensed softwares including Autocad, Revit among others.

Exhibition Hall :

A spacious Exhibition hall measuring 180 square metres proudly showcases the works of RVCA students produced in studios. The displayed works offer an overview of RVCA’s philosophy pedagogical approach.

Model Making Workshop :

A place where students are guided in giving shape to their ideas and imaginations via different materials. The workshop is largely used by students during the course on basic design and model-making. Workshop facilities are housed in an area 120 square metres.

Fine Arts Studio :

A facility housed in a space measuring 120 square metres. Students explore their creativity by playing with different mediums such as clay, wax, plaster of Paris, and canvas. The studio is equipped with easels, potter wheels and other required tools and equipment.

Seminar Hall :

An air-conditioned, 130-capacity seminar hall, widely used for conducting seminars and talks by faculty and invited experts. Hall is equipped with projection facilities and public address system.

Multi-purpose Hall :

Named after the late Prof.Sudheendra Yelvagi, this 250-capacity auditorium serves the purpose of conducting bigger events. The hall is also used for the purpose of conferences and cultural events in the college.

Dining Facility :

Hostel inmates served with vegetarian meals comprising of breakfast, lunch, evening tea and dinner. The mess menu is decided by the student CommitteeHostel residents are served with vegetarian meals comprising of breakfast, lunch, evening tea and dinner. The mess menu is decided by the Student Committee.

Construction Yard :

Located outdoors, students engage in hands-on activity to construct various components of buildings such as walls, arches, piers, domes, etc. using different materials of construction.

Girls Hostel:

Forty three-bed rooms are available in the Girls’ Hostel block. Additional thirty bed-capacity is available in Venkatadri Hostel located about 4 kilometres from the campus. A vegetarian mess providing four meals a day is attached to the hostel for the convenience of the students.

Boys’ Hostel:

Forty three-bed rooms are available in the Boys’ Hostel block. Additional thirty bed capacity is available in Venkatadri Hostel located about 4 kilometres from the campus. A vegetarian mess providing four meals a day is attached to the hostel for the convenience of the students.

Sports Facility:

Outdoor and indoor sport facilities comprising chess, carrom board, table tennis, basketball, badminton court and gymnasium are available within the premises.