IIT JEE Syllabus 2012:
IIT JEE Syllabus for Aptitude Test (for B. Arch. & B. Des.)
Freehand drawing: This would comprise of simple drawing
depicting the total object in its right form and proportion, surface
texture, relative location and details of its component parts in
appropriate scale. Common domestic or day-to-day life usable objects
like furniture, equipment, etc., from memory.
Geometrical drawing: Exercises in geometrical drawing
containing lines, angles, triangles, quadrilaterals, polygons,
circles etc. Study of plan (top view), elevation (front or side
views) of simple solid objects like prisms, cones, cylinders, cubes,
splayed surface holders etc.
Three-dimensional perception: Understanding and
appreciation of three-dimensional forms with building elements,
colour, volume and orientation. Visualization through structuring
objects in memory.
Imagination and aesthetic sensitivity: Composition
exercise with given elements. Context mapping. Creativity check
through innovative uncommon test with familiar objects. Sense of
colour grouping or application.
Architectural awareness: General interest and awareness of
famous architectural creations – both national and international,
places and personalities (architects, designers etc. ) in the