The Ahmedabad Education Society (AES), an educational body started in 1962 with the starting of the School of Architecture. The School of Planning was established in 1972 with financial support from the governments of India (MHRD) and Gujarat and the Ford Foundation. The School of Building Science and Technology and School of Interior Design were established in 1982 and 1991 respectively with grant-in-aid from the government of Gujarat. The state government also supports the School of Architecture through grant-in-aid.
Initially CEPT was established and run by Ahmedabad Education Society. In 1994, a separate trust and a society â€” CEPT Society â€” was formed. CEPT is registered as a Society and Public Charitable Trust.
CEPT University is focused on educating professionals in the field of Human Habitat. Some of these professions are regulated through professional regulations such as The Architects Act (1972) or ThRead more