It is the first institute in Punjab established initially as Department of Architecture, Government Engineering College, Bathinda by state government in the year 1989. Over the years, school has evolved as an excellent education centre with state of-the-art studios, laboratories, computer centre, library and workshops, and continuously achieving excellence in imparting good technical education with the help of its highly qualified and dedicated faculty. Twenty five batches of architects have graduated from the institute till date.
The school offers full-time graduate (Bachelor in Architecture, Bachelor in Interior Design) & Post-graduate (Masters in Architecture,Masters in Planning) courses . The curriculum is as prescribed by the Council of Architecture, New Delhi and MRSPTU, Bathinda. The course is recognized by Council of Architecture (COA) and All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE).
The teaching learning process in the school lays emphasis on holistic design of buildings and spaces through understanding of multi-disciplinary approaches for various aspects and issues of built environment.
Department of Architecture,GZSCCET has been declared as“Best Architecture college” by IKG PTU, Jalandhar among all the colleges under PTU in 2014.
1. More than 30 awards and recognition of students and faculty at Zonal,National and International level.
2. Learning with highly qualified faculty having two patents and more than 50 publications in journals and conferences.
3. Faculty and students involved in active research and consultancy projects for practical exposure.
4. Training and placement in reputed firms.Alumni placed in prominent positions in profession,armed forces and academics