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Shruti Shailajan

student at bms college of engineering


Innovative and versatile architect, driven to push creative limits by experimenting with cutting edge design concepts, while also being committed to a fluid, seamless, artistic vision.

Work experience

Jan 2015Jun 2015

Trainee Architect

  • Reviewed project goals and objectives with the design team.
  • Devised strategy for documentation and identified the sheets planned for each stage of work.
  • Created, printed and modified working drawings in AutoCAD.
  • Recommended minor adaptations and modifications to complete working drawing sets.
  • Attended team and client meetings to resolve project issues, coordinate with team members, and review project schedules.


Sep 2010Present



Worked on several Architectural design projects during the duration of the course. Some major projects are listed below:

  • Design of café and study of playschools- To study space organisation, visual composition and anthropometry.
  • Design and study of restaurants- to study grammar of space and form.
  • Design and study of art museum and multi level car parking- To study the influence of cultural and physical context on built environment.
  • Design and study of apartment complex- To study about housing, communal spaces, ideas of extended living areas and organic and planned communities.
  • Design of college campus- To study the role of built environment on therapeutic and nurturing institutions.
  • Design of multi- activity centre complex- To study urban design and the role of architecture in shaping the urban fabric.
  • Thesis Project- Design of Rehabilitation Centre for Patients of Substance Abuse- To study the influence of form and spatial design on the human mind and psychology, by analysing the various components of a design such as form, zoning, play of light and colour, landscaping, etc.