<b>Architectural Education in Rural Areas – An Overview</b> Architecture has been in practice since man started creating a roof over his head for seeking protection from the weather. The nature of accommodation went on altering with the arrival of technology, the advance of new materials, shifting economic and social environment, growing. However, despite the fact architecture, which was practiced for a number of centuries in India, got recognition as a profession only recently. In this research paper on the bases of group discussion, survey and literature review an effort in understanding the need and objective of Architectural education in rural regions and explores the role of architects in rural Architecture education has been carried out. Rural Education, Architectural Education, Architectural College 967-971 Issue-6 Volume-3 Ar. Chandarani Patil | Ar. Pramod Chaugule