|Established 2000 (2000)|
|Director Archana Surana|
Phone 0141 406 0500
|Location Jaipur, Rajasthan, India|
Affiliations Edexcel, University of Rajasthan, LCCI International Qualifications, (IGNOU)
Address Plot No. 9, Govind Marg, Malviya Nagar Institutional Area, Malviya Nagar, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302017
Similar University Rajasthan College, Dream Zone, Indian Institute Of Crafts, PD Institute ‑ Jewellery Design C, The IIS University
Arch academy of design a journey to campus and activities
The ARCH Academy of Design is a design institute in Jaipur (Rajasthan), India. It was set up in the year 2000 under the management of the Arch Educational Society by its Founder & Director Ms. Archana Surana with a vision to impart specialized education in design that is relevant both industrially & globally.
- Arch academy of design a journey to campus and activities
- Arch academy of design intro
- Faculty of International Studies in Art, Design & Management
- BTEC Level 5 HND in Fashion & Textiles covers TWO separate Programme pathways
- BTEC Level 5 HND in 3D Design covers FOUR separate Programme Pathways
- BTEC Level 5 HND in Graphic Design covers TWO separate Programme pathways
- BTEC Level 7 Extended Diploma in Strategic Management & Leadership covers TWO separate Programme pathways
- Vocational studies in design
- Commerce and management studies
- Visual arts
- Pearson Edexcel Assured Certificates covering courses under
- Courses for international students
- International Linkages & Grants
- International Grants
- Industry and Government Linkages
- In house Magazine – ‘Backstitch’
- Campus Life
- Awards & Recognition
The institution has developed as a centre of excellence in learning and innovation over the last fourteen years and has trained more than 4000 professionals and entrepreneurs from across the country. The Academy offers Undergraduate & Postgraduate courses in Fashion Design, Interior Design, Textile Product Design, Craft Product Design, Jewellery Design, Graphic Design, Design Communication, Lifestyle Accessory Design, Design Management, Strategic Management & Leadership, as well as Diploma & Certificate programs in Visual Merchandising & Gemology. The Academy offers hostel accommodation to its outstation students.
Arch academy of design intro
The ARCH Academy has a well integrated interdisciplinary curriculum that infuses an in-depth knowledge of Design, strengthened by understanding through research & hands on experience through practical training. ARCH conducts an All India Entrance Examination for Design (AIEED), for admission to its various Undergraduate and Post Graduate courses. The Academy runs programmes under FIVE main Faculties conducting long term & short term courses with international certification.
Faculty of International Studies in Art, Design & Management
The Faculty of International Studies in Art, Design & Management contain Programmes for Fashion & Textiles, 3D Design, Graphic Design and Strategic Management with further Programme Pathways.
BTEC Level 5 HND in Fashion & Textiles covers TWO separate Programme pathways
BTEC Level 5 HND in 3D Design covers FOUR separate Programme Pathways
BTEC Level 5 HND in Graphic Design covers TWO separate Programme pathways
BTEC Level 7 Extended Diploma in Strategic Management & Leadership covers TWO separate Programme pathways
Vocational studies in design
Commerce and management studies
Pearson Edexcel Assured Certificates covering courses under
Courses for international students
ARCH offers summer and winter courses for International students, presently in subjects such as Pattern Making & Garment Construction for Indian Clothing, Surface Design, Weaving Technology, Block printing; Tie & Dye surface embellishment techniques, and Contemporary Enamelling and Gemmology. These module courses last from 5 to 6 weeks and also include technical and professional training incorporating exposure trips into the old city quarters of Jaipur to interact with, observe, and learn from expert traditional craftsmen in the field.
International Linkages & Grants
- Arch Academy is a regular member of IFFTI (The International Foundation of Fashion Technology Institutes) and benefits from the activities of IFFTI towards providing educational and related facilities for the student community in areas of Design, Technology and Business for Fashion related Industry.
- The International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (ICSID), a non-profit organization promoting the profession of industrial design and The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel (HKRITA) to foster research, development and technology transfer in the textile and clothing industry also support Arch to develop and grow into a sustaining design academy.
ARCH has received several International Grants for research towards curriculum development including Faculty exchange programs supporting knowledge dissemination and evolution of innovative industry relevant pedagogy.
Industry and Government Linkages
ARCH is associated with a number of Government organizations which include: Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME), Government of India, Development Commissioner Handicrafts (DCH), Ministry of Textile, Govt. of India Department of Science & Technology, DST, Govt. of India Rural Non Farm Development Agency (RUDA), Government of Rajasthan, Rajasthan Mission On Livelihood (RMOL), Entrepreneurship Management Institute (EMI), Govt. of Rajasthan
In house Magazine – ‘Backstitch’
‘Backstitch’ is the monthly official design publication of the ARCH Academy of Design. Besides regular features like perspectives on design, crafts, technology, it presents a variety of viewpoints of important practitioners & opinion makers in the Creative Industry.
The ARCH Academy of Design also has a strong international representation, with students from several countries like Sweden, Spain, Kuwait, the United Kingdom, the USA, Nepal, Iran, Canada, Korea, Japan, and Dubai etc. who have, at one time or the other, chosen to study at the institution. ARCH students choose from many student activities including clubs, sports, films, plays, lectures, gallery openings, exhibitions and concerts. The different clubs run by students at the institution are Cultural Club, Dramatics Club, Movie Club, Sports Club, Literary Club, E-Club (Entrepreneurship Club) and the Alumni Club.
ARCH has its alliances with the Rotaract Club, the Red Ribbon Club, NEN (National Entrepreneurship Network), TIE (The Indus Entrepreneurs), AIESEC (an international youth organization) and YUVA Unstoppable. While the Rotaract Club and the Red Ribbon Club foster the development of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) needs, NEN assists in the development of entrepreneurial skills and mentoring, and AIESEC supports global networking and youth exchange programs. Students have access to a wide range of counselling and training oriented programs at ARCH, to develop their entrepreneurial skills.
Arch Academy graduates have established themselves as designers and entrepreneurs in Jaipur and across the country. They are working with leading brands and designers like Rocky S, Abu Jaani Sandeep Khosla, Manoviraj Ghosla, Amrapali Jewels, Geetanjali Jewellery Pvt Ltd, Orra Diamonds, Mayur Suiting, Kalideo Interiors, Design Inc, Muse Bangalore etc. to name a few.
Awards & Recognition
Laurel lists on national and international level competitions are unending. Students have participated in Tahitian Pearl Competition, the Pearl Essence Design Competition, the World Gold Council-Auditions, the IIGJ-Visions, the Society Interiors Awards, Fashion Design Awards India, International Photography Competition etc. and won many prestigious awards.