I am from india. I am a 12th grader . I always wanted to pursue my career as architecture. I am very much fascinated by buildings and have a creative mind. I am good science student who has a very good hand on art.
and I have always wanted to work in US.
Where should I get the degree from?
I thought to do b.arch form india and then masters in us. but then got confused; will doing only b.arch from use work equally. Because what matters is experience in this career.
And seeing the unemployment rate I got sacred as well ?
Can i have your views degrading this?
And i did not know how to send you my query so preferred emailing you .
Hope you consider my sentiments.
Congrats on your desire to pursue architecture.
Where you attend school will depend on many factors including where you wish to practice/work after your studies. As you state, you could attend a program first in India and pursue the Master of Architecture in the U.S. Or, you could come directly to a program in the U.S.
Review the following websites to gain insight on programs --
As for your fear on the discipline, I suggest you review the article I wrote on the topic last spring. While it is true that the profession was hit hard by the economy, the skills developed in an architectural are great preparation for a number of career fields.
com/2012/04/01/architecture- and-beyond-opportunities- abound-by-lee-w-waldrep-ph-d/