The Indian Institute of Architects (IIA)

The Indian Institute of Architects (IIA) is the National body of Architects in the country. Established in 1917, the institute today has more than 20,000 members and plays a major role in promoting the profession of architecture by organising and uniting the Architects of India to promote aesthetic, scientific and practical efficiency of the profession both in Practice and in Education.

IIA is represented on various national and international committees connected with architecture, art and the building industry and is also actively associated with International Union of Architects (UIA) Commonwealth Association of Architects (CAA) and South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation of Architects (SAARCH).


  • IIA Awards 2016 – Posters of Awards Winning Projects
  • Arcasia early bird registration date extended
  • Extending the submission deadline for the MONSOON ARCHITECTURE AWARDS!

    We have extended the last date for submission of projects to 20th March! Rush your entries for the MONSOON ARCHITECTURE AWARDS. Don’t forget to register for the Monsoon Architecture Festival Log on to


    IIA MONSOON ARCHITECTURE FESTIVAL is to be held in Cochin on April 21 and 22. Register before 1 April to avail early bird offer. For more details log on to

  • IIA Awards 2016 List of Shortlisted Entries