"McGan´s Ooty School of Architecture in conjunction with the Council of Architecture (COA), New Delhi, and its academic unit - National Institute for Advanced Studies in Architecture (NIASA), Pune, is hosting the finals of the 7th Annual National Awards for Excellence in Architectural Thesis 2012 - South Zone V on their campus at Perar, Ooty, on 13, 14, and 15 September 2012.
The event includes a three day exhibition of the best Thesis projects submitted by the final year students in B.Arch undergraduate courses this academic year from colleges of Architecture in South India. Stalwarts from the field of architecture will be involved in choosing the winners in a public jury on 15 September 2012 which will be attended by the general public, students and faculty from all regional Colleges of Architecture, eminent citizens and the media.
The exhibition was inaugurated on 13 September 2012 by the Chief Guest, Prof. Althaf Ahmed in the presence of the College´s Director Ar. Solomon D Vedamuthu, Principal Ar. Vikram C Devraj and the Dean Ar. David Carun."