A Memorandum of Understanding was signed in 2017 by the respective Heads of School, Professor Soumyen Bandyopadhyay (LSA) and Professor Ramakrishna Rao (MSA).
The Mysore School of Architecture (MSA) is the first stand-alone college of Architecture in Mysore City, running the flagship course of Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.), recognized by the Council of Architecture (COA), New Delhi. The School started in 2014 by L.K. Memorial Charitable Trust, Mysore under the affiliation of the Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum.