Prototype Design for Rural Sector

Design Idea Competition, Prototype Design for Rural Sector

Submission: March 4, 2022
Registration: February 17, 2022
Language: English
Location: Satara, Maharashtra, India
Prizes: 20.5 Lakhs INR
Type: For professionals


Health and public building facilities are part of basic infrastructure requirements of any human settlement. In the recent COVID pandemic, the need for good health facilities and administrative set up has become of immense importance all over the world. In this post COVID world which is trying to find a firm bearing to face the future, It is Architect’s who will shoulder the responsibility of producing building design that will not only provide functionally efficient facilities but, go many steps ahead and provide a climatically, socially responsive built form that will heal the inhabitants on both physiological and psychological grounds.

Almost more than 50% of the state’s population is living in the cities and most of them are first-generation migrants from rural parts of the states. The villages are left with elders and part of youth that is dependent on agriculture for their livelihood.


The stage I of the competition will include prototype ideas for various buildings divided under categories based on PWD (Public Works Department) norms and budgetary restrictions, set by the Satara Zilla Parishad.

The participants qualifying for the stage II, shall have to submit detailed working drawings and estimates based on the current SSR item rates.

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Date: February 9, 2022