A group of second year students, led by Ar Rochika, Ar Mushaid and Ar Zainab, went for an educational trip to Bhimtal and Ramnagar. Students learnt vernacular and local construction techniques along with climate responsive architecture and design parameters for contour site. They also visited the famous Governor House and Gurney House at Nainital.
Another group of second year students, led by Ar Kanika, Ar Nupur and Ar Kirti Verma, went for an educational trip to Naggar and Kullu District to explore the vernacular architecture and to do measured drawings. The students also exchanged dialogue with international students studying in the Himalayan Institute of Heritage Studies, coordinated by a UCLA Professor.