Architectural engineering is an important branch of Engineering that involves building designs and construction using engineering principles and technology. At times, it is also known as building engineering. In India, "architect" is literally translated as "architectural engineer."
Architectural engineering in India can be pursued after 12th or any 4 year degree program. For 12th passed students, an integrated 5 year professional degree program will be helpful. Architectural engineering courses are named as Diploma in Architecture (D. Arch), Bachelor of Architecture (B. Arch), Master of Architecture (M Arch).