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SJJCA Mumbai - 2024 Admission, Fees, Courses, Ranking, Placement

  • Mumbai (Maharashtra)
  • Private
  • Approved by : UGC, AICTE
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SJJCA Overview

Sir J. J. College of Architecture (SJJCA) is one of the pioneering architecture colleges in Asia and is located in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Established in 1913,  SJJCA is said to be the oldest art institute in Mumbai and has consistently enhanced its reputation through discipline and excellence in the field of architecture.

Sir J. J. College of Architecture Mumbai is affiliated to the University of Mumbai, Maharashtra and its courses are approved by AICTE. The college has been ranked as on the leading architectural colleges of India in various surveys. In a recent survey by ‘Outlook-Drshti’, SJJCA Mumbai bagged 1st position in the list of top architectural colleges of the country.  Also, the students and faculty of SJJCA have won several awards for their extraordinary performance & contribution in various fields of architecture.  

Sir J. J. College of Architecture offers UG and PG courses and has collaborated with renowned architectural companies & stalwarts to inculcate expert lectures and practical sessions that not only sharpen the student’s knowledge but give them a chance to interact with industry as well. Admission to SJJCA's UG and PG courses is conducted by DTE (Directorate of Technical Education), Maharashtra and is based on valid scores gained in the respective entrance exam.

In terms of placement, SJJCA has consistently maintained over 90% recruitment records. The college has a dedicated training and placement cell that helps the students to enhance their interpersonal and technical skills necessary for campus placement. 

SJJCA Mumbai has a state-of-the-art infrastructure with prime facilities such as well-established library, computer lab with latest configurations and software, 24x7 Wi-Fi, medical facility, architectural labs for designing, seminar hall, and canteen etc. The institute aims to develop the students technical skills by hosting numerous workshops, exhibitions, and seminars from expert architects and professors.

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SJJCA Mumbai Highlights

Parameters Details
Affiliated University Mumbai University Mumbai
Year of affiliation 1972
Institute Type University
Autonomous No
Established Year 1913
Campus Size 5.0 acres
Hostel Availability No
Average Fees Rs. 20,000 Annually
Study Mode Regular
Evening Classes No
Foreign Exchange Program No
Minority No
Gender Accepted coed
Gender Ratio 22:43
Student Faculty ratio 65:0
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SJJCA Mumbai Seat Reservation

Gender Male Female
General 0 0
OBC 12 14
SC 10 26
ST 0 3
Muslim 0 0
PWD 0 0
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SJJCA Mumbai Scholarship Statistics 2023

Gender Male Female
Total 36 34
OBC 16 20
SC 20 12
ST 0 2
Muslim 0 0
PWD 0 0
Minority Community 0 0
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SJJCA Mumbai Top Courses & Fees

B.Arch1 CourseAnnual Fee20,000
M.Arch1 CourseAnnual FeeN/A

Sir J. J. College of Architecture Awards & Rankings

  • Shilpasagar 2014- the annual magazine of Sir JJ College of Architecture has won the First Runners Up Prize under the " Best Magazine Under Educational Institutes" category at the ICE Awards 2014 organized by the Shailaja Nair Foundation.
  • 6 meritorious students (2 each from the 3rd, 4th and 5th year) were awarded a cash prize of Rs. 1,00,000 each on the basis of their Architectural Design folio. The selection was made in a 2-stage process - a shortlist followed by a jury.
  • India’s Top Professional Colleges 2014 Outlook-Drshti Survey
  • Top 3 Architecture Colleges in India
  • 1. Sir JJ College of Architecture, Mumbai
  • 2. Dept of Architecture, IIT Roorkee
  • 3. Chandigarh College of Architecture
  • For the second time in two years running, Sir JJ College of Architecture has topped the list of India's Top Colleges of Architecture 2014, an independent survey conducted by Outlook magazine and Drshti.  
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SJJCA Mumbai Faculty

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Priya, Student / Alumni

-Answered on Dec-01-2022
LPU Architecture and Design Discipline is among Punjab’s best colleges and ranked among top 10 promising architecture institutes of India by Higher Education Review. It is also to be among the Top 5 School of Architecture, Design and Planning disciplines in India and the top 100 schools globally by 2025 by becoming a center of design excellence in Academics, Consultancy and Research. The department aims to make learning an exciting experience, which inspires learners to reach their full potential and to innovate, experiment and imbibe the latest trends in the field. Keeping in step with the global trend the architecture discipline serves the purpose to create professionals who have manual as well as computerized planning and designing skills on leading design software’s. The programmes are structured in five groups taking care of the every dimension of the growing and ever changing design industry viz. Core Courses, Supporting Courses, Skill Development Courses, Management Courses, Elective Courses. The academics focus on the development of student's creative skills by encouraging experimentation with new materials and processes with great concern for material conservation.

Samiksha Rautela, Student / Alumni

-Answered on Oct-22-2020

Dear Student,

Since you satisfy the required eligibility criteria, you are eligible for the admission at Sir J.J. College of Architecture, University of Mumbai. The online admissions are conducted by Maharashtra CET and the university does not conduct any institute level entrance exam. Candidates have to go through the complete procedure of MHT CET 2020 centralized admissions in order to get the seat allotment process.

The registration for the MHT CET 2020 is closed, you can either apply for the next year or you can check out other top B.Arch colleges in Maharashtra for admissions. They are MIT ADTU - MIT Art Design and Technology University, Pune, Ajeenkya DY Patil University - ADYPU, Pune, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj University (CSMU), Navi Mumbai, Sanjay Ghodawat University (SGU Kolhapur), Kolhapur and Amity University, Mumbai.

To explore more options or ensure a hassle-free application process, get in touch with our admission experts, by either dialling 1800-572-9877 (toll-free) or by filling the Common Application Form of CollegeDekho. In the case of more queries, write back in the QnA zone.

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Samiksha Rautela, Student / Alumni

-Answered on Sept-15-2020

Dear Student,

The information regarding the hostel fee of for Sir J. J. College of Architecture, Mumbai is not available at the moment. We are trying to extract the information for you. You can also dial 022-22621118 and find out the answer directly. 

Meanwhile mentioned here is the list of top B.Arch Colleges in Mumbai. To take admission in any of the desired colleges, give a call on 1800-572-9877 (toll-free) or fill the Common Application Form. For more questions, feel free to write back in the QnA zone.

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Abhik Das, Student / Alumni

-Answered on Aug-25-2020

Dear student, for B.Arch admission at Sir J J College of Architecture Mumbai, you have to fulfil the minimum B.Arch admission eligibility criteria laid down by the institution first. If you have completed your class XIIth studies from any recognised Board where you have studied Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as compulsory subjects and possess a valid score in either of the two renowned B.Arch entrance exams - JEE Main (PAper-II) or NATA, you can apply for admission into the 5-year UG Architecture programme offered at Sir J J College of Architecture, Mumbai. The B.arch admission process at Sir J J College of Architecture is yet to begin. We suggest that you must go through the detailed admission process available on this page - Sir JJ College of Architecture Mumbai B.Arch admission 2020. Several other reputed Architecture colleges in Mumbai have already started the B.Arch admission process and you can apply in them through our Common Application Form. For any doubts or queries, you can ring us anytime at 1800-572-9877.


Samiksha Rautela, Student / Alumni

-Answered on Aug-04-2020

Dear Student,

Sir J. J. College of Architecture (SJJCA), Mumbai offers exceptional placement and employment opportunities to students. SJJCA has an aggressive placement cell that invites the best companies from across the nation to participate in the campus recruitment drive. It also holds seminars, workshops, presentations, guest lectures etc. that provide an insight into the professional world.

The course curriculum and extra-curricular activities of the college are designed to help students develop academic and interpersonal skills. SJJCA has consistently maintained more than 90% of recruitment records each year. It helps students in entering and acing the competitive world outside.

As per outlook, the college was ranked number 1 among top colleges in Maharashtra in 2019. In 2020, India Today, ranked it number 3 among top colleges in Maharashtra. The college is witnessing huge popularity due to its advanced courses and world-class infrastructure. The placement record is also enhancing with each passing academic session.

SJJCA is one of the best private colleges in Maharashtra and in coming years, it is expected to grow as one the best colleges in India. Check some of the other Top Private Colleges & Universities NIRF Ranking 2020.

To participate in the admission process of any desired college, dial the toll-free number 1800-572-9877 or fill the Common Application Form. For extracting more information, post your queries on the QnA portal of CollegeDekho.

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SJJCA Mumbai Hostel Details

Hostel Type Number of Hostels Intake Capacity Student Residing
Boys 1 20 15
Girls 0 0 0
Others 0 0 0
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FAQs about SJJCA Mumbai

When was the college , SJJCA , Mumbai established ?

SJJCA , Mumbai was established in the year 1913.

Is SJJCA , Mumbai a government college?

SJJCA , Mumbai is Private college.

Is SJJCA, Mumbai recognized by the UGC?

Yes, SJJCA, Mumbai is recognized by the UGC.
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