4th Neo-International Conference on
Habitable Environments &
International Professional Meet (Niche Ipm 2021)
12-13 November 2021 Online Registration


Lovely Professional University is one of the premier institutions of international repute and an avant - garde campus spread over 600 acres on the outskirts of Jalandhar City. It is a multi-disciplinary university in India that offers more than 150 programmes. In a short span of time, LPU has earned the right of becoming both, nationally and globally, the most preferred academic institute where quality dissemination of education is a way of life. LPU has to its credit, renowned National and International accreditations and recognitions which are the manifestation of its global standards. LPU is also known for its rich cultural diversity as students hail from all the states of India and almost 39 countries of the world.


The NICHE 2021: 4th Neo-International Conference on Habitable Environments and International Professionals Meet 2021 aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of habitable environments. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Architecture, Urban planning, Interior Design, Furniture Design and Product Design. So, you are hereby cordially invited to participate and share your innovative ideas during NICHE IPM 2021.

Organized By Lovely School of Architecture and Design & Indian Institute of Architects, Punjab Chapter


LPU School of Architecture is ranked 12th in India as per NIRF ranking 2021. With strong studio culture we train our students to become lateral thinkers, focusing on critical design approach to meaningfully contribute to designing smart cities, sustainable buildings and contemporary interiors. With opportunities to work on live projects, exposure to an international environment, access to industry relevant tools and software, our alumni have become successful architects, planners and designers with abilities to design infrastructure of global.


The Indian Institutes of Architects (IIA) is the national body of architects in the country, having started in the year 1917, the professional body has 14 chapters at 46 centres. The Institutes has a major role to play in prompting the professional of architecture by organizing and uniting in fellowship the architects of India to promote aesthetic, scientific and practical efficiency of the profession both in practice and in an education. IIA is represented on various national and international community’s connected with architecture, art and the building industry and is also actively associated with International Union of Architects (UIA), Commonwealth association of Architects (CAA), and South Asian Association for Regional Corporation (SAARCH), which provide International Recognition and Exposure to Indian Architects.

The Patrons

  • Ashok Mittal
    Shri Ashok K Mittal Patron

    Lovely Professional University, Punjab, India

  • Rashmi Mittal
    Smt Rashmi Mittal Patron

    Pro Chancellor,
    Lovely Professional University, Punjab, India

  • Sanjay Goel
    Ar. Sanjay Goel Patron

    IIA Punjab Chapter


Previous Conferences

Lovely School of Architecture & Design


Forecasting about built-environment for 22nd Century, 3rd edition of Neo- International Conference of Habitable Environments & International Professionals Meet (NICHE-IPM) 2018 organized by LPU’s School of Architecture & Design (LSAD) in collaboration with the Indian Institute of Architects (IIA) – Punjab Chapter. The conference concluded with a profound message “Don’t Harm Environment while Designing.”