Qualification :

    • PhD in Architecture

Specialization :

    • Sustainable Rural Development


    • Bachelor of Architecture

Brief :

Dr. Uma Jadhav, has graduated as an architect (1997), Planner (2000 - CEPT University, Ahmedabad) with specialization in urban and regional planning and holds PhD in Architecture (2016 – Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune) with Sustainable Rural Development as core area of research. To begin her career as junior architect, she has owned a successful consultancy firm (Ar. Uma Jadhao & Associates) for more than 7 years, where her firm was involved into design and development of Residential Bungalows, Institutional Buildings, Interior & Landscape projects. Her firm was also registered with many reputed banks like IDBI, AXIS, UTI, DCB Bank, Fullerton Co. Ltd. etc. as panel of valuers. She was also a part of interdisciplinary team of Architecture department of ‘Perth and Kinross Council, Perth’ in United Kingdom, for almost two years. With vast experience of different attributes of architecture, she joined academics during her research undertaken for PhD. She began her academic career as an associate professor and is currently working as Principal of D Y Patil School of Architecture, Ambi, Pune. During her tenure as Principal, she has introduced interesting and non-conventional methods of teaching-learning processes. This contribution has helped the school reach new horizons and gained fame in the architectural fraternity.

Experience :

    • Total Experience : 21

    • Industrial Experience : 21

    • International Experience : 2

    • Academic Experience : 11

Achievements/ Recognitions/ Awards :

    • Empanelled Valuer of IDBI Bank Ltd, UTI (Now Axis Bank), DCB Bank, Fullerton Co. Ltd.

    • Elected as Associate Member of AITP New Delhi and IIA, New Delhi.

    • Associate Member of AVI, New Delhi.

    • Diploma in Vastushastra (Traditional Indian Architecture),

    • First Rank Holder in all years of Architecture.

    • Ranker in GATE’97, National Level Exam,

    • State Level Player in Kho – Kho (Local Game in India) and Athletics – Won many Matches for the District and School

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Research Area :


    • Research in Architecture, Architectural Graphics and Design.