Global Nagpur Award to Prof Ravindra Deshmukh of Mangalayatan University. Prof. Ravindra Deshmukh, Director, Institute of Architecture and Planning has been awarded Global Nagpur Award for his remarkable contribution in higher education. He has been awarded in a glittering awards function in Nagpur with the award.
CA Hemant Lodha, Chairman, Award Committee lauded remarkable contribution made by Prof. Deshmukh in Architecture education. Shri Hakimuddin, Managing Director, Calderys, Dr. Abhay Bang and Ajay Sancheti, M.P were also present in the Ceremony.
Dr. Deshmukh has over 4- 5 years of experience in teaching, research and architectural practice. Prior to joining Mangalayatan Dr. Deshmukh served in Pune as Professor with Bhanuben Nanavati College of Architecture for Women (BNCA) and also as Director with Symbiosis School of Planning and Architecture (SSPA). Before that was with Manipal University in Karnataka as the Dean, School of Architecture. He has extensive professional experience at CBRI, Roorkee, BHEL Haridwar and Hyderabad and designed a number of buildings.
He earned his B. Arch. Degree from VNIT Nagpur, M. Arch. from IIT Roorkee and Ph.D. from Manipal University. He is a widely acclaimed architect of India and has traveled all over the world to give insightful lectures on Indian Architecture. He also taught in Ife University, Africa, University of Chile, South America and North Dakota State University, USA.
Dr. Deshmukh is recipient of Fulbright Fellowship, ISTE National Visiting Professorship and got citation for his achievements from The Indian Institute of Architects, Pune Centre in 2012. Prof. (Dr.) Surjit Pabla, Vice Chancellor congratulated him for the Award.