A library acts as a catalyst for the genesis of new ideas. Our library houses a one of its kind E-library to promote learning online. Designed to engage and encourage selfpaced learning and research; it offers a large collection of books, international journals, e-books, and films that are available for students and faculty. ARCH's library follows an open access system for users with over 3500 digitised books for reference. The campus library's collection includes more than 4000 books along with bound volumes, graduation projects, student portfolios, e-presentations, reports, subscriptions, journals, periodicals and magazines. Our collection includes books on Interior Design, Communication Design, Graphic Design, Product and Accessories, Exhibition Design, Fashion & Textiles, Art & Craft, Humanities, and Architecture.
The Library has arrangements for physical conservation of old books and resources. Journals like Indian Journal of Fibre and Textile, Asian Textile, Indian Journal of Commerce and Marketing and magazines from all over the world covering Architecture, Jewellery, Fashion, Interiors, current affairs etc. are a part of the extensive resources.
The campus also has a well-stocked stationery shop for students enabling the convenient purchase of required material pertinent to course and activities.
All classrooms are well equipped with sufficient audiovisual resources to aid the learning process. Theoretical lectures coupled with audio visual aids provide the stimulation required for visualisation, interpretation, and understanding concepts, with a fully Wi-fi connection.
ARCH Auditorium is adequately set up with a sound system, audio visual system and projection screen to handle large meetings, seminars, symposiums, guest lectures, and workshops throughout the year. The auditorium is also used for extra curricular activities.
The Academy has a cafeteria serving hygienic and nutritional vegetarian food and a 'tuck shop' offering packaged food, snacks and drinks.
The Copy Centre offers a range of services; including black-and-white and colour copying, wire/comb binding, lamination, digital printing etc.
ARCH has in place well equipped lab & work spaces and all the resources required to support the creative processes & steps of Design, Research, Fabrication and production to full scale when required, of models, sample artifacts, furniture, product and apparel prototypes, and exhibition structures and installations. All essential operations in Gemmology, Terracotta work, Weaving, Dyeing & Printing, Pattern Making & Drafting, Sewing, Leather Work, Wood Work, Jewellery Manufacturing, Metal Work, Casting & Enamelling, Model making, 3D Scanning & Printing, Laser Cutting, Computerized Operations in CAD, Internet Networking etc. are efficiently accomplished in the available facilities which include a Photography studio, CAD Labs & an Apple Mac Lab. High-speed Wi- Fi and LAN connectivity through dedicated leased line services enable faculty and students to carry out individual research, communication & collaborative project work, without interruption. The entire campus is CCTV protected.
Some of the equipments available are production machines like the Investment Casting Machine in the Casting and Enamelling workshop. Software training is carried out in the CAD lab & Apple Mac lab equipped with workstations supporting high-end design software and hardware.
Students will find plentiful options for a healthy social life in reasonably close proximity to the campus. JKK - Jawahar Kala Kendra, the city's art and cultural centre offers opportunities throughout the year to experience and be exposed to different forms of arts, theatre, crafts, and seminars. Along with heritage sites & museums to visit, there are a good number of modern malls and eateries. Sports enthusiasts need not go too far to find the SMS Stadium or make use of the state university's grounds. For Yoga and meditation practitioners, the city houses several such centres. Additionally, there is the vast & attractive Central Park and the beautifully crafted and landscaped Smriti Vann for walkers and talkers! Located at an 8-minute drive from the airport and 25 minutes away from the city's main railway station, Jaipur campus is well connected via state transport buses, private taxis cabs and for selected areas, via Jaipur Metro.
ARCH also assists students who donâ€™t wish to avail hostel accommodation, to get suitable paying guest accommodations near the campus at affordable rates. International students and faculty are provided with ample support and guidance to find appropriate accommodation facilities. Jaipur campus offers the advantage of being very close to residential areas, thus finding an accommodation is easier.
These are designed to be fun and helpful, with the goal of making the transition to life at ARCH relatively seamless. All the new students are required to participate in Orientation, which offers an introduction to our community before the start of classes, allows students to meet each other and go around the campus. It includes a trip around the city with visits to prominent heritage landmarks.
The project cell helps students connect with jobs, internships, and other professional opportunities. Students can access job fairs to explore internships with top companies, one-onone career advising, workshops, and much more with the help of our Project Cell. The Career Services staff cultivates relationships that can lead to employment opportunities for our graduating students.