APJ ABDUL KALAM TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITYCET campus, Thiruvananthapuram - 695 016Ph: 0471 2598122; Fax: 2598522www.ktu.Qdu.in Email: email@example.comCircularSub:- APJAKTU- Internship during 7th semester Of B.Arch Programme- Reg.Refr- (1) Advisory received from Council of Architecture dated 23/04/2020.(2) Recommendations made by the Curriculum Committee Chairperson.(3) Request submitted by 6th semester B.Arch studentsVide reference cited (1) above, the Council of Architecture in the advisory issued on 23/04/2020 .made clear that, in the background of national emergency due to outbreak of COVID19 pandemicand subsequent lockdown, the practical training may be shifted to the last semester or swapped withother semesters.Vide reference cited (3) above, 6th semester B.Arch students made a request regardngrescheduling of internship training to a later semester, as suggested by the Council of Architecture inthe advisory.Vide reference (2) above, Curriculum Committee chairperson, B.Arch. has recommended thatPractical training in the 7th semester can be done without swapping it with other semesters.The University Curriculum insists only for 100 v,ork'ng days for practical training, mich is not verydifficult to achieve, even if there is a lag before the commencement of the odd semesters, is themain reason cited for the recommendation.Accordingly all affiliated colleges conducting BArch programme are informed that the practicaltraining (Internship) for B.Arch students will be conducted in the seventh semester itself.Bijukumar RDirector(Academic)Copy to (1) principals of all affiliated colleges offering B.Arch programme.(2) Off'ce of the COE/JD(Exam)/JR(Exam)• This is a computer system (Digital File) generated letter. Hence there is no need for a physical signature.