To keep students inspired to follow their ambitions and chase their dreams fearlessly, to make them responsible future citizens and to build an atmosphere of kind and creative learning to empower the growing young mind
With a vision to create a class of future leaders who believe in choosing life rather than settling for anything less, who know the difference between what they are getting and what they actually deserve, Indore Professional Studies Academy (IPS Academy) was established in the year 1994. IPS Academy is one of the Central India’s largest educational hub, playing a major role to develop Indore as Central India’s most preferred educational destination.
The institute is built in an area of 60 acres housing three campuses and holding the most profitable intellectual, honing and experienced educational assembly. Built on the vision realized by Mr. Achal Choudhary (IIT, Kharagpur), a renowned architect, IPSA is a successor to Indore Public School. Following a traditional hierarchy of all institutions under IPS Society, IPSA provides plethora of extraordinary educational facilities and offerings for the student’s career enhancement.
Distinct Courses of the Institute
IPS Academy School of Architecture offers extraordinary academic courses at all levels with curriculums designed in partnerships with local employers, ensuring its students getting placed in successful positions. The courses of the institute is designed while keeping in mind about the future employment prospects, and with an aim to serve the countries’ growing industries, from engineering and manufacturing to IT and architecture.
For its career-focused and reality-based academic structures, the university has earned affiliations from various deemed universities and organizations. Admissions for entering IPSA are conducted by COA and the counseling is done by DTE/ RGPV. The five-year (10 Semester) course in B.Arch. gives immense exposure to students through lectures, tutorials, practical, workshops, site visits, market survey and practical training. All its exams and evaluation processes are conducted by RGPV. It is also associated with the Indian Institute of Architects and Indian Green Building Council.
With extraordinary contributions in the education industry, IPSA has established excellence and visionary thinking in its efforts to improve teaching and learning across the entire nation, particularly within the contexts of urban and global education. The extraordinary faculty remains committed toward addressing the educational and physical needs of all learners across the lifespan and towards working closely with educators, learners and policymakers in the field. Most interestingly, the college offers its students hands-on instruction and access to the latest equipment, leading to excellent graduate placement and “degrees that work”.
Facilities which Make the University Stand Tall
The distinct course of the institute focuses not only on academics but it grooms students for the future industry and prepare them in a manner that they become ready to solve any challenging real-life problem with ease. The course enhance students’ knowledge about the industry related topics including Project Management and Building Economics, Advance Building Construction, Interior Design and even Disaster Management. Along with curricular structure, IPSA provides its students’ professional training and general proficiency.
The institute is highly decorated and developed in terms of infrastructure which supports students in their process of professional learning. It offers construction yard, multiple design studios, exam control room, model making workshop, climatology lab, multipurpose hall, pantry, hostels, reprography section, common rooms, conference room, exhibition hall, multi-functional library, resource center, material museum, student activity center, auditorium, sports ground, swimming pool, concrete material technology lab, material testing lab, carpenter workshop, blacksmith workshop, survey lab, photography lab, aluminum workshop, and painting workshop among many others.
To help students improve their knowledge and enhance their skills, IPSA organizes various events including conferences where experts from the industry share their extraordinary experiences. It even organizes various events to celebrate the Indian cultural festivals. To create an overall development of the students, IPSA organizes events with various activities including photography, music, literature, news, debate, extempore & quiz, seminar & workshops, among numerous other things. In a recent event held at the institute, Padmashree Ar. C.N.Raghvendran, B.Arch (IIT Kharagpur), M.Arch (University of California, USA) shared his experience with the students and enlightened them with the what, why and how of sustainable architecture.
Building up Architects for the Generation-Next
The faculty of the institute is highly experienced in terms of both academic and professional terms. They have led the students to win numerous achievements during their course and even after completion of their graduation. The students of the institute have participated and earned successful positions at both national and international levels. Due to the extraordinary academic standpoint of the students of the institute, IPSA has often been featured on the national daily media platform of India. IPS Academy offers a very well-equipped placement cell which maintains a record of 90% placement and the rest opts for higher studies.
The Leader behind this Successful Institute
Achal K. Choudhary, President at IPS Academy, is an alumnus of the prestigious IIT Kharagpur (Hall of Fame: Nehru). After completing his graduation with specialization in Architecture, Achal started his independent practice in 1974 by establishing ASK Consultant Pvt. Ltd. in Indore. In the year 1987, he laid the foundation stone of Indore Public School and then later IPS Academy in 1994. Along with building extraordinary private educational institutes, he has contributed majorly to the society by providing support in building a number of social projects, hospitals, hotels, industrial complex designing, and colony planning projects with many other things. For his extraordinary inputs, he has been conferred with a huge number of state, national and international honorary posts and awards.
Along with Mr. Chooudhary, the institute is guided by Prof.Ar.Manita Saxena, Principal of School Of Architecture, and Dr.G.V. Kulkarni, Principal Director of IPS Academy, Most Senior and Respectable Academician of Madhya Pradesh.