Qualification :

    • M Arch: Construction Management- 2017; B Arch- 2013

Specialization :

    • Construction Management


    • Bachelor of Architecture

Brief :

Ar. Akif Pathan graduated in 2013 from Pune University and completed his Masters from the same University in 2017. He has collected international experience working for two Swiss based firms draftFactory and SI Plan where he held posts of Design Engineer and Chief Architect respectively. While working with SI Plan as the Chief Architect he Co-designed an Airport for Chartered Planes in Yverdon Switzerland. Later he setup his own firm deftUS in Pune where he successfully completed numerous Civil and Interior Projects. His Academic career started with D Y Patil School of Architecture Ambi and continues till date along with his Practice. He has been a student at D Y Patil group of Institutions from his schooling till his Masters degree. He is also pursuing PhD at a D Y Patil Institute at present. His firm Belief lies in promoting the students and their abilities to achieve success in the realm of Architecture.

Experience :

    • Total Experience : 7

    • Industrial Experience : 2

    • International Experience : 2

    • Academic Experience : 3

Achievements/ Recognitions/ Awards :

Professional Memberships :

    • Council of Architecture New Delhi

Research Area :

    • Vernacular Structures

    • Spatial Designing


    • BTM

    • WD

    • BS