aaThe students of School of Architecture and Landscape Design (SoALD), Shri Mata Vaishno Devi university (SMVDU), Katra, visited Chowadi, Jammu to study the site and its surrounding for the architectural design of Group Housing as part of their course curriculum. The students showed keen interest in the site visit and captured the site response through photographs, videos and measurements. Ar. Navin Gupta, Assistant Professor, SoALD and Ar. Vivek Aggarwal, Assistant Professor, SoALD, accompanied the students and explained the significance of various parameters related to the physical site analysis with respect to the Group Housing Project. The students also visited an ongoing housing project at Chowadi as part of their Case Study wherein the students were apprised about the conceptual design & planning process.