What is Sustainable Architecture? - Scope and Career Opportunities

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What is Sustainable Architecture?
Sustainable architecture, also known as green architecture, minimizes the negative environmental impact of buildings by efficiency and moderation in the use of materials, energy, and development space.

Sustainable architecture uses a conscious approach to energy and ecological conservation in the design of the built environment. This is to ensure that our actions and decisions today do not inhibit the opportunities of future generations.

Scope of Sustainable Architecture:
The candidate with the Sustainable Architecture degree have more opportunities in than traditional architects. Public and private sectors are searching for the candidates with Sustainable Architecture degree.


Most of private industries are looking for the Sustainable Architects to build their apartment s / industry with natural sources.

The US, Department of Energy has forth to encourage the development of buildings that can cause less effect on environment.

What is Sustainable Architecture?

Career Opportunities:
The candidates with this degree can get job opportunities in both public and private sectors. The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) developed the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program that certifies qualified individuals as LEED Green Associates.

Sustainable Architecture candidates can get jobs at architecture firms, architectural services, consulting services, educational services, engineering services, building, developing, & general contracting and many more.

What are the job roles:

  • Sustainable Architect
  • Project Designer
  • Architect
  • Project Architect
  • Architectural Service Manager
  • Interior Designer
  • Transit Architect

Who can apply for this:
Candidates who have bachelor's degree in Architecture can apply for this course.

Top Colleges in India offering Sustainable Architecture Course:

Top Universities abroad offer Sustainable Architecture course:

  • Harvard University
  • Yale University
  • Columbia University
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • University of Texas

Also Read:Top 10 Architectural Colleges in India

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