The Indian Institute of Architects (IIA) Name of Executive Chairman : Sacheen Pai Raikar Address : Prospect Chambers Annexe, Dr. D. N. Road, Fort,Mumbai – 400001 Phone : +91 22.22046972, 22884805,22818491 The Indian Institute of Architects (IIA) is the national body of Architects in the country. Having started in the year 1917, the institute today has more than 15000 members. The Institute has a major role to play in promoting the profession of architecture by organising and uniting in fellowship the Architects of India to promote aesthetic, scientific and practical efficiency of the profession both in Practice and in Education.
Council of Architecture (COA) Name of President : Vijay Shrikrishna Sohoni Address : Council of Architecture India Habitat Centre, Core 6A, 1st Floor, Lodhi Road, New Delhi-110003 Phone : +91-11-24654172, 91-11-24648415 The Council of Architecture (COA) has been constituted by the Government of India under the provisions of the Architects Act, 1972, enacted by the Parliament of India, which came into force on 1st September, 1972. The Act provides for registration of Architects, standards of education, recognized qualifications and standards of practice to be complied with by the practicing architects.The Council of Architecture is charged with the responsibility to regulate the education and practice of profession throughout India besides maintaining the register of architects. For this purpose, the Government of India has framed Rules and Council of Architecture has framed Regulations as provided for in the Architects Act, with the approval of Government of India.
Indian Society of Landscape Architects (ISOLA) Name of President : Rohit Marol Address : : # 2, Divya Bungalows, Off Jodhpur Village Road, Satellite, Ahmedabad 380015 Phone : +91-79-65420395 A professional body of Landscape Architects was established in May 2003, named Indian Society of Landscape Architects (ISOLA). The Society has over 360 members from different states of the Country and some across the world. The society is at the forefront in creating a global awareness about the fast emerging profession of Landscape Architecture and promoting and enhancing the professional excellence among its members in India.
National Association of Students of Architecture Name of President : Faraaz Ahmed Address : School of Planning and Architecture, Dept of Architecture, 6, Block B,IP Estate, New Delhi 110002 Phone : +91-11-23702390/91 National Association of Students of Architecture, briefly designated as NASA India, is a student body association, one of its kind for the undergraduate students of Architecture in India. Established in 1957 (13 September 1957) with few colleges, with a common aim and objective to provide the students a platform for interaction, a platform where students from varied cultural backgrounds would learn and share their knowledge. NASA now includes students of over 110 colleges from across the country, divided geographically into six zones. NASA India has its headquarters currently located at the Department of Architecure, School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi.