Vastrapur: Highly Demanded Residential Neighborhood

  • Code PUI20151
  • Faculty Planning
  • Tutor/s Rutul Joshi,Umesh Shurpali,Ravi Sannabhadti,Anil kumar Roy,Subhrangsu Goswami,Nitika Bhakuni,Vanishree Herlekar,Rujul Dipak joshi,Arjun Joshi,Tarun Patel,Narendra Mangwani
  • TA Kinjal Ribadia,Aarzoo Samani,Jacob Baby,Navnit Sourirajan,Anuja Singh,Giby Abraham,Ann Elizabeth Francis,Kaveri Bahure,Nikita Doshi,Shreesha Arondekar,Shuktika Sabharwal


The precinct can be seen as the result of an intimate understanding of a study area of 1sq km within it. It describes the overall character of the neighborhood and focuses majorly on that character which is most prominently describing the area. The key observations on the development of land use built form of the precinct through spatial relationship diagram, built form matrix, and housing typologies. Moreover looking into the different layer of the analysis it concludes that the built form and land development of the study area that has emerged as a residential area which resulted in the growth of residential pockets. It is seen that in the last 10 years an increase in FSI resulted in redevelopment from the low rise house and mid-rise apartment to high-rise apartments. As the residential building increased commercial retail started developing with other necessary amenities. The high-end quality of modern infrastructure and high end commercial and institutional developments in these areas developed a growth in population density in the western part of Ahmedabad.