The following persons shall, on payment of the prescribed fee, be entitled to register as a professional architect under this Act:

  1. A person holding a degree of Bachelor of Architecture from a recognised university or institution;
  2. A person holding a Bachelor of Technology or Bachelor of Architectural Studies or equivalent qualification;
  3. A person who satisfies the Council that the person is otherwise qualified by having proper and recognised training in architecture and who passes any examination that may be prescribed; or
  4. Any person who, on the date of coming into effect of this Act, possesses the relevant qualifications and has worked as an architect for a minimum uninterrupted period of 15 years and who passes any examination that may be prescribed.