About PSG IAP
Architecture is more than just building design; it's about creating spaces with sense,
soul, sanctity, life, and character and an architect evolves them by skilfully integrating art,
science, and engineering through an infinite ingenious process. With the objective of nurturing
such ingenious minds, PSG IAP offers architectural education with unique pedagogical approaches
which perfectly blend traditional principles with modern and advanced technologies.
To achieve excellence in Architectural education, and
nurture architects with ingenuity, intelligence, and
integrity to face global challenges to serve industry and society.
- To facilitate active learning and vocational training.
- To encourage and promote questioning spirit and 'can-do' entrepreneurial attitude.
- To foster industry - institute collaboration.
- To ignite passion for creative work and selfless service towards a sustainable world.
- To provide intellectually stimulating environment, conducive for research.
- To establish a State-of-the-art comprehensive design institute.
Above mentioned objective, Vision & Mission is being made possible through our multi-layered approach comprising of:
- Strong Faculty Team
- Expert Panel of Architects
- Association with Eminent Architects of the Country
- Lectures, Workshops, and Seminars
- Travels and Study Tours
- State-of-the-Art Infrastructure
B.Arch (University of Madras), M.Plan (Urban Planning) (SAP, Anna University)
PSG Institute of Architecture & Planning (IAP)
Coimbatore - 641 062.
Prof.G.Tamilvanan is an Architect, Urban Planner with around 19 years
of professional and academic expertise in the fields of Architecture,
Urban Planning, Urban Designing, and Architectural Pedagogy.
Ar.G.Tamilvanan received his undergraduate degree from the University
of Madras and his Master's degree in Urban Planning from the Anna
University School of Architecture and Planning. In the beginning
of his career, he was associated with one of the renowned architectural
firm OCI Architects. Later, he worked as a Senior Architect with Larsen
& Toubro Limited in Chennai, where he contributed to significant
infrastructure projects like airport terminals, multi-speciality
hospitals and facilities centres. He oversaw the business growth
for the international projects while employed with L & T. To
manage the initiatives, he has been to London and Singapore.
Ar.G.Tamilvanan is a passionate academician and a dynamic
institution builder with a proven track record in architecture
education and design. He has successfuly utilised effective
teaching strategies and articulated the importance of architectural design to the whole well-being of a person and a community.
Chief Advisor and Member of Governing Council
- Ar. CHRISTOPHER CHARLES BENNINGER, Principal Architect CCBA Designs, Pune.
Mentors Cum Expert Panel
- Ar. SHIVDUTT SHARMA, FOUNDER & PARTNER M/s. SD Sharma & Associates, CHANDIGARH.
- Ar. SANGEET SHARMA, ,PARTNER M/s. SD Sharma & Associates, CHANDIGARH
- PROF. RANJANA MITTAL, FORMER DEAN, SPA, NEW DELHI
- Ar. GAURAV SHOREY, Founding Member of GRIHA Rating system, MD.,PSI-Energy
- Ar. PRABHAKAR C., Founder & Principal Architect ,ICON Design Studio, COIMBATORE.
- Ar. KAMALAHASAN RAMASAMY, founder and principal architect of CUBOID,COIMBATORE
- Ar. MAHESH RADHAKRISHNAN, FOUNDING PARTNER, MOAD, CHENNAI
- Ar. SENTHIL KUMAR DOSS, PRINCIPAL PLAY ARCHITECTURE, BANGALORE
- Ar. KIRITI SAHOO, Area Convener, Sustainable Buildings (SRC), TERI, Bangalore
PSG IAP has also associated with eminent National level Architects,
Architectural firms, from Pune, Bangalore, Chennai, New Delhi, Ahemedbad, Coimbatore and experts
from the various specialisations including Green Building, eneregy effiecency, sustainability,
Computer aided design development etc.
Student Activities & Works
64th Annual NASA Meet - Bangalore
PSGIAP NASA Team at Christ University Bangalore
3D printing - workshop
3D printing - workshop
Artwork - Space & Space workshop
NASA venue for culturals
Namma Metro - Bangalore
4th Annual NASA Meet - Bangalore
Anaikatti Study Visit
PSG Outreach Center Anaikatti
Design Jury by Design Chair Ar Sangeet Sharma & Principal Ar K Venkatesh Kumar
1st Prize in National Level Architectural Photography Competition
Achankulam Site Visit
Measure Drawing of Heritage structure
Design Installation - The Cloud
Design Installation - Be the Hive
Design Installation - Hanging Garden
Design Installation - The Wave
Rammed Earth Workshop at Auroville
Exploring Historic Indian Architecture at Mahaballipuram
Study of Auroville Schools-OLI
Value added Course - German Language
Participation in PSG ITech Expo
Student participation in level up architectural symposium
Visit to Chinnamuthur village as part of rural habitat design studio
Visit to velliangadu water treatment plant as part of the subject water supply and sanitation in buildings
Women's day Celebration