CEPT University, Ahmedabad got its name from the 'Centre for Environmental Planning and Technology'. CEPT has various schools which were established by the Ahmedabad Education Society. In 2005, the Centre for Environment Planning & Technology has been incorporated into University. The university has different faculties providing various courses in under graduation, post graduation and research. CEPT University Admission is offered on the basis of the CEPT Aptitude Test for some of the courses.
The university focusses on the teaching programs which will provide quality education to the students in the fields of Architecture, Design, Planning and Constructing. The university takes advisory projects to make life good. CEPT University, Ahmedabad has instituted in 2018 the CEPT Essay Prize, with a view to building new knowledge for continuous advancement in the field of the built environment.
CEPT is established and run by Ahmedabad Education Society (AES). In the year 1994, a separate trust and society, CEPT Society, was formed.
|Year of Establishment||1962|
|Approvals||University Grants Commission [UGC], All India Council for Technical Education [AICTE], Department of Scientific and Industrial Research [DSIR]|
|Infrastructure||Library, Workshops, Labs, IT Services, Archives, Student Services, Communications Office, Alumni Office, Campus Services|
|CEPT University Address||Kasturbhai Lalbhai Campus, University Road, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad, Gujarat -380009|
|CEPT University Ahmedabad Contact Number||0091-79-26302470, 26302740|
|CEPT University Courses||Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctoral||CEPT University Fees|
CEPT University offers courses in the discipline of Architecture, Design, Planning and Constructing. All the courses offered by the University are approved by AICTE, COA and UGC.
|M.Arch/ MA||Conversation and Regeneration|
|Architectural History and Theory|
|Urban Transport Systems|
|M.Tech||Construction Engineering and Technology|
|Structural Engineering Design|
|Building Energy Performance|
|B. Design||Building Products and Systems/ Furniture|
|M. Design||Interior Design|
|Building Products and Systems|
|International Master||Interior Architectural Design|
B. Arch in CEPT University Ahmedabad is approved by Council of Architecture [CoA]. The duration of the course is 5 years. The courses expose the students to the aesthetic, technical, social, political and ethical dimensions of the built environment. After completion of course in B.Arch, students can build careers as independently practising architects, architects working within architectural firms, academics focused on teaching and research, or within non-governmental organizations.
M. Arch in CEPT University is offered in various specializations like Architectural design, Conversation and Regeneration and Architectural History and Theory. The duration of the course is 2 years. Students joining M. Arch are trained architects or with considerable work experience. After completion of course, students will be able to develop a critical understanding of new and evolving practices in conservation.
M. Tech in CEPT University is offered in various specializations like Construction Engineering and Technology, Structural Engineering Design, Geomatics and Building Energy Performance. The duration of the course is 2 years.
CEPT University offers a full time five-year professional program in Interior Design. The course allows students to understand human habitation by exposure to different contexts through various field trips and case studies. The program in Interior Design is internationally recognized.
CEPT University, Ahmedabad providing various courses in under graduation, post graduation, and research. The fee structure for the major course is mentioned below:
CEPT University, Ahmedabad has collaborated with the following Institutions/ Organizations for the benefit of students in academic.
|Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Slovakia||Delft University of Technology, Netherlands|
|Ecole Nationale Superieure d'architecture de Paris La Villette, France||Ecole Nationale Superieure d'architecture de Paris - Belleville, France|
|Superior Technical School of Architecture of Madrid, Spain||Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland|
|Technical University of Munich, Germany||University of Westminster, UK|
|Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna||Taylor's University, Malaysia|
|Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland||University of Melbourne, Australia|
|Polytechnic University of Milan, Italy||Technische Universität Wien, Austria|
|University of Ferrara, Italy||Deakin University, Australia|
|Istanbul Technical University, Turkey||South East University, Nanjing|
|University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI), Switzerland||University of Sheffield, UK|
|Stuttgart University of Applied Sciences, Germany||University of Cincinnati, USA|
|Polytechnic Institute of Castelo Branco, Portugal||UNITEC Institute of Technology, New Zealand|
|Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem||University of New South Wales, Australia|
CEPT University provides an excellent infrastructure which includes a library, laboratories and many other facilities.
Institute offers scholarships on the basis of pre-determined criteria. Scholarships are made available for meritorious students.
The CEPT University offers courses under the field of Architecture, Planning, Management and all the programs have a different set of eligibility criteria. The criteria are mentioned below in detail.
|Master of Landscape Architecture||
|Master of Urban Planning||
|Master of Urban Management||
|Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Construction Engineering and Management)||
|Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Geomatics)||
|Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Building Energy Performance)||
|International Master of Interior Architectural Design [IMIAD]/ Master of Design [M.Des]||
|Master of Design [M.Des] (Furniture Design)||
|Master of Design [M.Des] (Building Products and Systems)||
|Bachelor of Interior Design||
|Bachelor of Design [B.Des] (Building Products and Systems)/ Bachelor of Design [B.Des] (Furniture)||
|Bachelor of Urban Design/ Bachelor of Construction Technology||
|M.Phil/ PhD in Architecture||
|M.Phil/ PhD in Planning||
The candidates can apply online on the college website. Those candidates who fulfil all the eligibility criteria of the different programme can seek the CEPT University Admission. CEPT university admission process includes registration at the university website. The registered email ID will be used by the university for future communications. The candidates will have to pay an application fee of INR 3,500 for their first application form. For a second application or more [filled from the same registered email ID] the candidates will be charged INR 1,000 for their applications.
CEPT University, Ahmedabad Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
|Bachelor of Construction Technology 5 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 15.10 Lakh|
|Master of Technology [M.Tech] 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 3.96 Lakh|
CEPT University, Ahmedabad Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
|Master of Arts [MA] 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 7.56 Lakh|
CEPT University, Ahmedabad Design Courses and Fees Structure
|Bachelor of Interior Design 5 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 15.10 Lakh|
|Bachelor of Design [B.Des] 5 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 15.10 Lakh|
|Bachelor of Urban Design 5 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 15.10 Lakh|
|International Master of Interior Architectural Design [IMIAD] 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 7.56 Lakh|
|Master of Design [M.Des] 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 7.56 Lakh|
CEPT University, Ahmedabad Architecture Courses and Fees Structure
|Bachelor of Architecture [B.Arch] 5 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 15.10 Lakh|
|Master of Architecture [M.Arch] 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 7.56 Lakh|
|Master of Landscape Architecture 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 7.56 Lakh|
|Master of Landscape Design 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 6.40 Lakh|
|Master of Philosophy [M.Phil] 4 year(s), Full Time|
|Master of Urban Design 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 7.56 Lakh|
|Master of Urban Housing 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 7.56 Lakh|
|Master of Urban Infrastructure [MUI] 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 7.56 Lakh|
|Master of Urban Management 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 7.56 Lakh|
|Master of Urban Planning [MUP] 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 7.56 Lakh|
|Master of Urban Transport System 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 7.56 Lakh|
|Ph.D 4 year(s), Full Time|
|Address :||Kasturbhai Lalbhai Campus, University Road, Navrangpur, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 380009|