Head of Department

Dr. Swati Sahasrabudhe

Head of Department

Bachelor's/ UG : University of Pune, 1998
Masters/ PG : Masters in Landscape Architecture, SPA, New Delhi, 2001
Ph.D : SPPU, 2012 onwards, completed Ph.D.

Swati Sahasrabudhe, Associate Professor is associated with Department of Landscape Architecture, BNCA since 2006. She also has been given the responsibility of being the Head of Department. She has been one of the key members and expert in framing the syllabus of the course right from its inception stage. She completed her Masters in Landscape Architecture from School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi. After working with Senior Landscape Architect Ravindra Bhan in New Delhi, she got opportunity to work with Association for Metropolitan Development Authorities (AMDA) for Delhi Master Plan 2021. She has been in the field of Landscape Architecture for the past 14 years, doing consulting work for various national and state level organizations.

GATE scholarship top ranker, a merit holder at Bachelor Level and a Gold Medalist at Masters Level , she is presently teaching and practicing Landscape Architecture. She actively participates in the work of Indian Society of Landscape Architects – ISOLA as a member. She has initiated a platform of ‘LA-FORUM’ (Landscape Architects Forum) which intends to encourage landscape professionals & students to come on a common platform, share their experiences, knowledge and views. She structures and conducts studios and academic sessions for Landscape Design studio, dissertation, research paper and landscape management at post graduate level. She conceptualizes and conducts workshops on Design Thinking. Currently pursuing Ph.D. under BNCA- research Center, Savitribai Phule Pune University, her research interests focus on design thinking and design knowledge in Landscape Architecture, and exploring an interface for integrating landscape design with cultural landscape studies.

Swati Sahasrabudhe
Landscape Architect
Head of Department of LA
Phone - +91 98509 86751
Email - swati.s@bnca.ac.in