Associate Professor (LA)
Bachelor's / UG : Shivaji University, Kolhapur 2000
Masters/ PG : CEPT, 2002
Manjiri Mahajan is a Landscape Architect and Associate Professor in the Department of Landscape Architecture at BNCA Pune. She completed her masters in Landscape Architecture from CEPT Ahmedabad in 2002. A gate scholar and a merit holder in Bachelors and masters level, she is practicing in the field of Landscape for the past 15 years. She is the partner in her firm called SAMA and has earlier worked with Forethought, a renowned Pune based Landscape architecture firm. She has been associated with BNCA for the past 5 years.
Over a period of time having worked with several reputed architects and organizations, she has gathered an experience in the field to cover a wide range of projects of various scales from Residential, Institutional, SEZ and Corporate to Restoration in various parts of the country. She believes in a holistic approach which brings together the climate, topography, vegetation, location and orientation of a particular site for an integrated and site specific design. She tries to expose students to the practical aspects of design and execution of projects. An avid traveler, her wanderlust takes her to various parts of the country and abroad, her prime love being forests , birding and wildlife ecosystems.