Department of Architecture
Mohamed Sathak Engineering College was the first among self financing colleges in Tamil Nadu which started Architecture Programme at the Bachelor degree level. Mohamed Sathak School of Architecture (MSSA) was established in the year 1993 with the aim of producing through - bred professional architects. An architect needs to posses all aspects of modern building technology to combine aesthetic look and functional comfort to suit the needs of the individual and community. A talented team of professional teachers with Ph.D, Post graduate qualifications in architecture and practicing architects prepare our students to face challenges of the industry with close coordination with the local chapter and centre of the Indian Institute of Architects.
Mohamed Sathak School of Architecture is well approved by the Council of Architecture, New Delhi and AICTE and affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. The courses and education in MSSA are guided by the Council of Architecture (CoA). Mohamed Sathak School of Architecture is the one and only Architectural institute which has more than 2 Ph.D degree holders as full time faculty in the department of Architecture. In addition, more than 12 faculty are possessing M.Arch & double M.Arch degree who are giving best teaching and training to our students. The Renowned architect Prof. Harris is our advisor who is leading / guiding us in the right path for the development and upliftment of the Mohamed Sathak School of Architecture. Quite often, experts in the field of Architecture, Eminent Professors, Dean of Universities visit our college to guide, motivate and expose latest / advanced topics and also make the students understand the evaluation process. The students take part in National Association of Students of Architecture (NASA) and state level Zonal NASA once in a year. They also attend competitions of interschool of Architecture, carry out a minimum of two case – studies per semester in Real situations, undertake optional educational all India tours and get exposed to the practical developments in the area of Modern / Vernacular Architecture.
During the 4th year, the students Internship programmes will be started for gaining practical knowledge from the experienced practising architects. In the fifth year, 2nd semester, the students are exposed to industrial environment to work on specific project in a reputed architectural firm under a senior professional architect and accomplish the work with the submission of a thesis. MSSA is producing rank holders at the Anna University level every year including Gold Medalists. The position of MSSA in the rank list with respect to the percentage of pass as announced by the Anna University is well appreciated and the creations of our students in the form of practical models / computer aided designs with innovative ideas / pictures on chart papers are being well appreciated by all. It is worthwhile to mention here that the final semester course project of our student had got National award also recently. The speciality of MSSA is its Alumni who are well employed in reputed Architectural organizations all over the world, which help and more our outgoing students for employments and guidance. Every year, a minimum of two National level / State level conferences / Seminars are being conducted in MSSA by inviting architectural students from other institutions to share the innovative ideas in the field of architecture on our platform. The conferences are being conducted in the presence of eminent Professors, Deans of Architectural Institutions and Scholarly Architects who adjudge the programmes with their valuable comments. Recently one of our students participated in the International Level Architucture competition namely “3D Challenge” and secured 27th place in the top 30 final List.
Strength of Materials Laboratory
Fluid Mechanics and Machinery Laboratory
- HARI KRISHNA .D Third year students of Architecure presented the paper on RECENT CONSTRUCTION DEVELOPMENT IN BUILDING in DEPARTMENT OF ARCHITECTURE, MOHAMED SATHAK ENGINEERING COLLEGE, KILAKARAI
- AHAMED SHAHINA .A Third year students of Architecure presented the paper on TRANSPARANCE in SCHOOL OF ACHITECTURE & PLANNING ANNA UN IVERSITY, CHENNAI.
Sl. No. Academic Year Student Name Rank 1 2015-2016 R.SNEHA Gold Medal 2 2015-2016 D.LIZY ANGELINE Gold Medal 3 2014-2015 ARUVI .G Gold Medal 4 2013-2014 CHERIE SANDRA Gold Medal 5 2012-2013 BENASIR .S Gold Medal
Sl No. Student Name Company 1 1 ANISH FATHIMA E-Care India Pvt. Ltd. 2 ARPUTHA VANI E-Care India Pvt. Ltd. 3 DHILIPAN.M E-Care India Pvt. Ltd. 4 MATHI VIGNESH E-Care India Pvt. Ltd. 5 KARTHIKA.S E-Care India Pvt. Ltd. 6 MEENA MAHESWARI E-Care India Pvt. Ltd. 7 ABDUL JABBAR E-Care India Pvt. Ltd. 8 MOHAMED HARITHU ALI E-Care India Pvt. Ltd. 9 VARATHARAJ E-Care India Pvt. Ltd. 10 MOHAMED SALMAN.S E-Care India Pvt. Ltd. 11 NAZEER AHAMED.M E-Care India Pvt. Ltd. 12 RASIKA BANU E-Care India Pvt. Ltd. 13 SARAVANA BALA.K E-Care India Pvt. Ltd. 14 SATHISH.S E-Care India Pvt. Ltd. 15 VIJAY.R E-Care India Pvt. Ltd. 16 THIRUMURUGAN E-Care India Pvt. Ltd.
Sl No. Function Name of the Programme Details of the Guest(s) Date & Duration 1 Symposium Design & Technology Ar. Senthil kumar Doss, Play Architecture, Bangalore 26.03.2016 / 1 Day 2 Symposium Laspise – Mud Architecture 1. Ar. L. Venkatesh, Director, C.R. Narayana Rao Consultants Pvt. Ltd., Chennai. | 2. Ar. Gurusamy Asaithambi, Architect, JapasyaDesign Studio. 30.03.2015 / 1 Day 3 Symposium Architecture My Journey 1. Ar. Ganapathy, Ganapathy Associates, Madurai. | 2. Ar. Ashok Babu, Vice President, Design & Engineering, Shoba Developers, Bangalore. 15.03.2014 / 1 Day