Sruthi

Sruthi Raghavan

Bachelor of Architecture [B.Arch.] | Batch of 2018

GITAM University, Vishakhapatnam Review by Sruthi

Overall Rating : 7 / 10

Written on 09 Apr 2018

Academics & Faculty
Know more
7 /10

The daily routine is good. The classes are well organized. The classrooms are well ventilated. The campus is beautifully maintained. Extracurricular activities are promoted. Quality of teaching in architecture is good. Most of the teaching is done with the help of powerpoint presentations. The overall experience of the college was very pleasant. It gave me an all-around learning experience.

Fees & Scholarship
Know more
5 /10

My course costs INR 2lakhs per year. Not many scholarships available in my course. Loans are dependent on weather a student can or cannot pay the fees. The loans are not hard to get in many banks. Though I've never personally applied for any.

Placements & Alumni Network
Know more
8 /10

I've interned at two places, and at both places, I had a stipend of INR 6000 per month. Google, Delloite, TCSs and some of the companies that hire from campus. Avg salary is INR 3 lakhs per year. Highest salary is INR 8 lakhs per year. More than 50% of students get placed. The alumni network has been going strong for over 60 years.

Infrastructure & Transportation
Know more
6 /10

There are 4 different hostels near campus. The hostel fee varies from 60-90 thousand per year. There are numerous Pg near the campus. They vary from INR 3000 to INR 9000 a month depending on requirements. Food on campus is good. There are many canteens. All canteens have subsided rates. The classrooms, labs, and workshops for architecture are well maintained. They're made accessible to students.

Clubs & Associations
Know more
7 /10

There are dance clubs, music clubs, theatre clubs, art clubs, anchoring club, NGOs and a GUSAC incubation center for students looking for help with their startups. Gusac carnival is huge. Rasika Shekar was one of the celebrities who visited. Life in college is enjoyable. The learning experience is enhanced by the huge knowledge resource center with innumerable books and interned labs.

Eligibility Criteria & Admission Process
Know more

GITAM school of architecture has an amazing faculty. I basically just applied with my NATA score and my 12th examination marks. There is a GITAM entrance exam for B.tech. courses. The basic cutoff is 65% in 12th examinations and NATA score has to be above 100 marks.

0

Sruthi's images of GITAM University, Vishakhapatnam

Other Reviews you may be Interested in

Samson
Integrated BSc.-MSc. (Biotechnology), batch of 2017 5/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY: GITAM is a good college with able faculty & teaching system.Accesibility to study sources is high compared to other universities and they give their student enough of practical and industry exposure. 
FOREIGN EXCHANGE & INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE: Being a university GITAM share ties with foreign universities but the nuber of students exchanged is not upto the mark.Student xchange programs are available but in certain limitations.
PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK: GITAM  has almost no scope to internships for students instead student only has to deal with getting an internship and working on it through his own sources. Co...

Ratan
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2017 5/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY: Not very happy with the academic syllabus. It's like they're just trying to fill in the four year course with random useless topics.I'm sure I can cover the useful parts within an year outside. Just hanging on for the degree.
FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP: They do provide schorlarships, but lay about a hundred conditions in order to avail of it. About 3% of the students are eligible for scholarships. Pretty sure only about 0.1% actually avail of it, thanks to the pre-requisites.
PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK: One good thing about Gitam is that they do try and provide eveybody with jobs once we're done with the cours...

Sayan
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electronics & Communication Engineering), batch of 2016 3/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY: Needs more practicality, versatility and broad-mindedness to be fit to be called engineering faculty. Many faculty members do not know proper english and therefore it implies it is closed for externals.
FOREIGN EXCHANGE & INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE: For Engineering there is no scope of International Exposure as the only perceived ROI is placements. Only conference tie-ups with various companies of India which happen to be mass recruiters. 
FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP: Scholarship is not availed by more than 3% of students and generally seems impractical. However, bank loans are available from the Union Bank of India branch p...

Interested in this College ?