Pune Universiry BE Civil Architecture and Town Planning Question Papers

B.E. (Civil) ARCHITECTURE & TOWN PLANNING (2008 Pattern) (Elective – I) (Sem. – I)

Time :3 Hours]                                                                           [Max. Marks :100

Instructions to the candidates :

1)            Answers to the two sections should be written in separate answer books.

2)          Solve Q.1 or Q.2, Q.3 or Q.4, Q.5 or Q.6 from Section – I and Q.7 or Q.8, Q.9 or Q.IO, Q.II or Q.12 from Section – II.

3)          Pigures to the right indicate full marks.

4)          Assume suitable data if necessary.


QI) a) Explain the concept “Environmental Filters”. [6]

b)        Write a note on “Principles of Architecture”.      [6]

c)        Write a note on “Garden Styles”.                   [6]


Q2) a) Explain how 8 why “User friendly Architecture” will be more popular in coming days.                                      [6]

b)        Write a note on “Hard Landscaping”.                [6]

c)        Explain the importance of water body conservation. [6]

Q3) a) Explain the “support” provided through byelaws for benefitting the concept of “Built Environment”.    [8]

b) Explain in Detail the concept of Quality of Life.                [8]


Q4) a) Explain the concept of “enriching the spaces”.  [8]

b)         “Proper Urban design is important for livebility” explain the hidden meaning.                                    [8]

Q5) a) Explain the use of sustainable materials for benefiting the areas. [8]

b) What are different rating systems? Explain anyone [8]


Q6) a) Explain Any one sustainable technology with sketch. [8]

b) What are “Benefits of Green Buildings”.                  [8]


Q7) a) Explain different theories of developments (any two). [T]

b)        What kind of facilities are observed in new towns. [T]

c)        Write a note on “Neighbourhood planning”.         [T]


Q8) a) Write a note on “Objectives of town planning”.    [T]

b)        Write a note on “Gandhinagar”.                    [T]

c)        Write a note on “Garden city”.                    [T]

Q9) a) Write a note on purpose of D.P.                   [8]

b) Write a note on “Cidco”.                          [8]


QI 0) a) Explain in detail about the surveys for D.P.     [8]

b) Write a note on planning agencies.                [8]

QII) a) Write a note on SEZ.                              [8]

b) Explain the application of Remote Sensing in Planning. [8]


Q12) a) Write a note on Land Acquisition Act.             [8]

b) Explain the important application of GIS in planning.  [8]


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