Landscaping is new trand to decorate the area around temples, palaces, offices, public areas and around private homes with natural envieonment.  Landscaping is a profession which involves manipulating the natural environment in an area to make it look a certain way. This profession often related with gardening but landscaping also involves meny other thins with it. There main reasons to practice landscaping is desire to make an area look attractive. This profession is also an art so it takes a good eye to think about how to best manipulate  the natural environment. The landscaper can add shrubs, trees, plants, and so forth to create a desired look.


  • Advanced Diploma in Horticulture – Landscaping.
  • Advanced Diploma in  
  • Graduate degree programs.
  • Master of Landscape Architecture.
  • Master of Landscape.
  • MA/MS in Landscape Architecture.


10+2 in science stream is minimum qualification for B.Arch.,  B.Arch is minimum qualification for M.Arch. For diploma courses not any special qualification is required.

Career Objects

Landscape architecture is a demanding profession in the field of environment designing and conservation. A landscape designer designs gardens, public parks, zoos, residential areas, urban plazas, golf courses, mountain resorts, office buildings, and school and college campuses. One can work as Landscaping Technician, Landscaping Supervisor, Landscape Manager, Landscape Scientist, and Landscape Assessor. A landscape architect can work in historic preservation and restoring wetlands, mining sites, forests, and other disturbed areas, environmentalists, surveyors, foresters, and engineers to design the best landscape. One can also work in real estate firms, site development projects, and other municipality construction projects like constructing airports etc.

Pay/ Earnings

A fresher can get a starting salary between Rs. 30,000 to Rs. 60,000 per month. In the government sector, the salary of diploma holders is between Rs.2 5,000 to Rs. 50,000 per month. With more experience and an established independent consultant can earn anywhere  between Rs 80,000 to Rs 1,00,000 per month.


Foreign Institutes

  • Academy of Arts USA
  • Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama
  • University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • University of Washington in Seattle, Washington
  • Cornell University in Ithaca, New York
  • Florida International University in Miami, Florida
  • Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • University of California in Berkeley, California
  • Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa
  • University of Georgia in Atlanta, Georgia