School of Planning and Architecture (SPAV)
The School of Planning and Architecture Vijayawada is one of the three SPAs in the country established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India as Institution of National Importance in the field of Architecture and Planning. SPA Vijayawada aids young prospective students, academicians and professionals across the nation to gain solid fundamentals at the Bachelors level attain state-of-art specialisation at Masters and PhD level in the fields of Architecture and Planning. SPA Vijayawada started functioning from the year 2008 and currently being in operation from the leased premises located in Vijayawada city region and the new fully integrated campus development is under completion. SPA Vijayawada aimed at beginning its operations from the new campus from July 2018. SPA Vijayawada currently offers undergraduate, post-graduate and doctoral programs in the fields of Architecture and Planning. Every programme offered in SPA Vijayawada is tailored to match the expectations of the profession to the maximum extent and designed to address the physical, socio-economic and environmental challenges and to cater to the specific needs of the industry and academics. The key objective of these courses is to equip the students with adequate skills required to comprehend various built environment related issues and to analyze physical, socio-economic, cultural, political and ecological dimensions of the human settlements.