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How do you pursue a Career in Architecture?

Career in Architecture

I find a Career in Architecture very interesting. I want to first understand What a Career in Architecture entails before I invest time and effort to figure out How to start a Career in Architecture. While I was searching for reliable information about a Career in Architecture, I came across this amazing page: https://www.lifepage.in/career/20171121-0001/Science/Architecture/Career-in-Architecture/english

Malvika Ahuja's take!
Malvika Ahuja invested 25 years in Architecture. Malvika Ahuja has worked in Architecture as Architect in Malvika Ahuja Architects. In Malvika Ahuja's own words, this is how Malvika Ahuja got into Architecture: "After completing my graduation in Architecture from Chandigarh College of Architecture, I started working with Kothari Associates for almost 18 years. After that, I started my own practice in Dehradun with the name Malvika Ahuja Architects."

Career Video on Architecture
In a video, Malvika Ahuja has talked about various aspects of a Career in Architecture. Malvika Ahuja started by explaining Architecture as: "Architecture is one of the most interesting and creative fields which anybody can work for, in which you are always doing some design work and in which we always follow some rules forms and functions. These are premium rules which are set be one of the masters of architecture. There are debating issues in it whether form follows function or function follows form. So people have different lines of thought about this issue. But Architecture is basically the study of the built form and it is been there for generations. And every city or place is remembered by architecture wonders or structures which are built there, like Coloseum in Rome, like Indian stupas or Taj Mahal." It was an amazing video with great information.

It is easy to Google information about what Qualifications are needed to enter Architecture, this video went a step ahead to talk about the body of knowledge one needs to develop to excel at Architecture. Malvika Ahuja touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:

    Flair for Design
    Follow Other Architects
    Mathematics & Physics
    Cost Estimation
    Project Management

90% success in real life depends on Skills. It is crucial to understand these.
Malvika Ahuja then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Architecture:

    Creativity & Innovation
    Presentation Skills
    Team Work & Leadership
    Quick Decision Making
    Time Management

Positives of any Career motivate one to work hard for the same.
Malvika Ahuja believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Architecture:

    Interesting & Creative
    Challenging Profession
    Vast Career Opportunities
    Respect & Recognition

Challenges define a Career as much as the Positives of the same.
And, Malvika Ahuja believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Architecture:

    Meeting Deadlines
    Dealing With Different People
    Igniting New Ideas

In the final section of the video Malvika Ahuja talks about How a day goes in a Career in Architecture. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Architecture, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video: https://lifepage.app.link/20171121-0001
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Similar Career List on LifePage
I continued with my research on LifePage and thoroughly studied these links to gain more perspective:

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    [Project Manager | AK Associates]

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    Career in Architecture & Planning
    [Architect Planner | SIIDCUL]

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    Career in Architecture & Conservation
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    Career in Earth Architecture
    [Architect | Various Assignments]

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    [Assistant Professor | DIT University]

    Career in Design and Architecture
    [Architect | Ichinen Architects (P) Ltd]

    Career in Architecture
    [Director | RLaPL]

    Career in Teaching Architecture
    [Professor | DIT University]

    Career in Architectural Research
    [Professor | DIT University]

    Career in Urban Planning
    [Architect & Urban Planner | CEDAR]

    Career in Architecture
    [Managing Director | Aswal & Asociates]

    Career in Architecture
    [Director (Architecture Department) | DIT University]

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The more one learns about Careers the better one is equipped to take a good decision, explore these:

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Another very interesting website is created by the leading architecture, interior, landscape design consulting practice in Dehradun A K Associates: http://www.aka.net.in

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