MASTER OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE
Landscape Architecture is a profession concerned with both the built and
natural environments. Landscape architects have a firm commitment to
improve the quality of both environments through careful planning and
In the past, landscape architects were known as designers of gardens and
parks. Today landscape architects are continuing this tradition, but have also
expanded the field to include planning, design and management of several
aspects of the physical environment. They are also specialists in site planning,
which require the expertise of an architect and also detailed technical
knowledge of soils, structures and services.
This degree programme aims at imparting proficiency in landscape
assessment and design techniques by employing ecological principles while
keeping in view socio-economic and cultural considerations. The programme
covers a variety of subject areas such as plant systems and processes, plants
and design, landscape engineering, eco-system analysis and field ecology, etc.
Faculty of the Department includes: