Mumbai, considered rightfully the city of dreams, has a landscape that boasts of people from all walks of life, and architectural styles that transcend several eras. Today, Mumbai is a melting pot of lifestyles. It soaks everything in its fabric and makes it its own.

As a result, it has become the hub of tourist activity with a variety of landmarks, heritage buildings and a vital street life. Apart from being an attractive destination point for tourists, the precinct has a strong, poignant history which resulted in it being the prominent locale that it is today.

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Awards & Certifications

Winning participants received prizes worth INR 2,00,000 with the distribution as follows:

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    1st Prize

    INR 125000 + Publication

    + Certification

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    2nd Prize

    INR 50000 + Publication

    + Certification

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    3rd Prize

    INR 25000 + Publication

    + Certification

15 Honorable mentions

Winners and honorable mentions are published on archdais’ website and several architecture magazines and websites partnered by us.

Queries and Questions:

In case you still have questions related to the briefs and the competition, please send at . All queries regarding registration process, submission, fees, or payment should be sent on the same email address with ‘THE TAJ QUERY’ as the subject.

Important Dates & Fees

Early Bird Registration

30th Jun - 15th Aug 2018

Indian National: INR 1500
Foreign National: USD 50

Standard Registration

15th Aug - 15th Oct 2018

Indian National: INR 1800
Foreign National: USD 60

Late Registration

15th Oct - 31st Oct 2018

Indian National: INR 2000
Foreign National: USD 70

Submissions Close

01st Nov 2018

Announcement of Winners

25th Nov 2018

Registration for the competition are closed.

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Ar. Vishwas kulkarni

Ar. Vishwas kulkarni

Principal Architect, VK:a

Prof. Christopher Charles Benninger

Prof. Christopher Charles Benninger

Principal Architect, CCBA Designs

Ar. Daraius Choksi

Ar. Daraius Choksi

Director, CCBA Designs

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