UPTU Faculty of Architecture, formerly known as Lucknow College of Architecture, is a renowned educational institution in Uttar Pradesh.

UPTU Faculty of Architecture

UPTU Faculty of Architecture is located in Lucknow, the capital city of Uttar Pradesh. The institute was started as a part of Government College of Arts and Crafts, in 1912. Spread over six acres of land, the institute boasts of being one of the oldest centers for technical education on architecture, in India. The college was separated from Government College of Arts and Crafts in 1976. Subsequently, the institution was renamed in 1980 and since then, it has been operating as Government UPTU Faculty of Architecture. The institute is affiliated to Uttar Pradesh Technical University (UPTU), Lucknow.
Until the academic session of 1999-2000, Government UPTU Faculty of Architecture offered a five-year degree course in Architecture. At that time, the college was affiliated to Lucknow University. However, due to Government's decision to get affiliation from Uttar Pradesh Technical University, just as other institutions imparting technical education did, the college was affiliated to UPTU. Currently, Government UPTU Faculty of Architecture is funded by the Technical Education Department of the UP Government.

Affiliated to: Uttar Pradesh Technical University


The college offers the following undergraduate programme:


The eligible candidates should be 10+2 with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate from any recognized board.
Admission Procedure:

Admission is held through UPSEE Aptitude Test conducted by UPTU, Lucknow. Some seats are kept aside as NRI seats.

Entrance Test: UP SEE
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Contact Address:
UPTU Faculty of Architecture
Tagore Marg,
Lucknow - 226 007, Uttar Pradesh
Phone: +91-522-2740152
Email: academiccell@lcoarch.ac.in
Website: http://www.foa.uptu.ac.in

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