Kalasalingam School of Architecture (KSOA) started with the aim to provide world-class learning environment in architectural design; in the deeper areas of South Tamilnadu. The Kalasalingam School of Architecture offers five years full-time Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch) and two years full-time Master of architecture in Habitat Design (M.Arch). The institution started in 2012 with the approval of Council of Architecture, New Delhi; today the institution has a sanctioned in take of 80 students (B.Arch) and 20 students (M.Arch).

The school is located in a scenic location along the foothills of Western Ghats. Strategic location and the natural landscape provides for a conveniently accessible and soothing environment for highly demanding architectural design students. The school is equipped with state of art infrastructure facilities such as smart class rooms, designed work spaces, studios, and library.

Renowned veterans of architectural design education direct our KSOA. The team includes experienced academicians with global and national exposure. We deliver promising up-to-date knowledge and exposure that is demanded by the thriving creative industry. Hands on experience, established design studio work and traditional class room teaching are part of this course. Adding to it, a semester long International Experience through our outstanding study abroad programs are available.


The KSOA advantages:

  • Sprawling green campus
  • State of art infrastructure
  • Well furnished spacious hostel for boys and girls
  • Indoor and outdoor sports facilities
  • Evidence based learning methodology
  • Faculty with global exposure
  • Renowned senior academicians
  • Visiting industry experts
  • International students exchange programme


To advocate a design philosophy that draws inspiration from the rich cultural heritage of India while simultaneously embracing the developments in science and technology, to produce architects of international competence.


To educate budding architects who will contribute to the socio-economic and cultural development of India and the broader global community through responsible participation in the process of design and construction of the built environment.

 Council of Architecture-Approval Letter : B. Arch

 Council of Architecture-Approval Letter : M. Arch