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Karen Elyssa is an architecture graduate from the University of Santo Tomas, Philippines. Currently working as a designer, she continues to write articles pertaining to tips and knowledge on architecture, maximizing productivity, and starting a business.

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  • Is Architecture a Hard Major?

    Is Architecture a Hard Major?

    Thinking about studying architecture? Heard some rumors as to what it’s like? Let’s clarify how hard it could be. When I decided to study architecture, it was an easy decision. That’s because I had no idea what it would be like. Although I have no regrets, it is a decision you wouldn’t want to take…

  • Architecture Salary: How much do architects earn?

    Architecture Salary: How much do architects earn?

    If you plan to be an architect or are an architecture student wondering about how much is an architecture salary, that would depend on a variety of factors. Different earnings are depending on what type of architect you are, what services you offer, what skills and talents you have, where you work, what position you’re…

  • How to be an Architect in the Philippines

    How to be an Architect in the Philippines

    Becoming a licensed architect in the Philippines takes about 7 years. Read on to learn what you have to do to get there. It’s not an easy path to be an architect in the Philippines. It’s not just a five-year course, in fact, preparation could take up to 7-10 years.  And it’s not only time-consuming.…