Anand College of Architecture (ACA) is the Leading Institution, located in Agra, imparting education in the discipline of Architecture and allied areas of study. A unit of the Sharda Group of Institutions (SGI), it is co-located within the ‘Anand Technical Campus’, along with the Anand Engineering College and Anand College of Pharmacy. The campus is located on the Agra-Delhi National Highway-2 (also designated as National Highway no.9) in proximity of the serene environment of Keetham lake and connecting the cities of Mathura and New Delhi.   The College has established its strong reputation for offering a high-quality infrastructure for academics and all-round personality development of students. through intensive field exposure & visits; with prime focus on holistic learning and imbibing competitive current concepts and  abilities in students. The college was established in 2011 and is approved by AICTE, COA and affiliated to AKTU, Lucknow.  ACA-Arc is on main  of the few independent architecture schools, offering graduate program. We are dedicated to educating architects who will imagine and shape the future. The college is located on Delhi – Agra Highway 18 km. from Agra. It is distinguished by the vibrant atmosphere of its studios, which provides students with a uniquely inspiring environment in which to study architecture and design. ACA-Arc is devoted to finding radically new responses to the real needs and aspirations of today’s world. With its outstanding faculty, world class teaching standards, and innovative academic programmes, ACA intends to set a new benchmark in the Architectural education system.


The Sharda Group of Institutions has been a provider of world class education since 1996. It is one of the largest educational groups based in Uttar Pradesh, having 20,000+ students and 1200+ faculty strength. It has 45,000+ alumni who are today leaders in their domains. With state-of-the-art campuses in Agra, Mathura, and Greater Noida, the group has transformed the perception of professional education by adopting a broader approach and focusing on overall development of an individual.

Spread across 180 acres of land with 3.5 million square feet of infrastructure, the group institutions have earned the trust and respect as a progressive education provider with successful alumni and quality faculty.