Bachelor's/ UG : B.Arch, BNCA, Pune University
Masters/ PG : M.Arch (Urban Design), KRVIA, Mumbai University
Ar. Shalaka Shingte Kangude
Shalaka Shingte – Kangude is an enthusiastic urban design professional with keen interest in design of livable habitats through focus on people-centric environments, mixed-use, transit– oriented development and ecological sustainability. She has completed her B.Arch in the year 2014, from Dr. B.N College of Architecture (SPPU, Pune) and post-graduation in Urban Design in the year 2017, from Kamla Raheja Vidyanidhi Institute of Architecture (University of Mumbai). She was the university topper in the M.Arch course, and a Council of Architecture (COA) gold medallist for her M.Arch (Urban Design) thesis. She has also been the college topper in the B.Arch course and a recipient of the Certificate of Appreciation from
the Indian Institute of Architects (IIA).
She is currently a core faculty member at BNCA, teaching subjects like Architectural Design, Building Construction, Graphics and Elective. She has had the privilege of working with renowned firms like Opolis Architects, Ratan Batliboi Architects and Vivek Bhole Architects on various urban design, architectural and interior design projects. She is into professional practice since the past two years, with applied experience in handling residential and commercial projects. She is a firm believer of user-centric and process driven design with a keen eye for detailing. Her other interests include travelling, creative writing, sketching, dance, photography, and graphic design.