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University College of London - M.Arch - Design for Manufacture


Experienced tutor in academic writing and design subjects. Happy to have a chat to discuss your requirement.

Recent Students: 2 Total Hours: 56 Last Online: 10 Apr 2021
All-time Students: 6 Total Classes: 25 Signed Up: 09 Apr 2020

About me

I started my design journey back in 2012. Since then, I have worked in multi-disciplinary design fields, both in academic and professional realms. I completed my masters in design for manufacture at Bartlett, University College London. After spending some time in architecture firms, I currently work as a design expert with a tech company - Cloobot Techlabs, India. My education and work experience has been consistently focusing on various aspects in the world of design.

I spend my free time making digital art, cooking or caught in discussions about innovative design trends in the market.

I passionately enjoy working with individuals in finding creative opportunities within projects. Absolutely love engaging with and inspiring students!

Tutor Experience

I have ample formal tutoring experience in teaching students in the field of Architecture, manufacture and digital design. I also tutor students in technical skills to use design tools and softwares such as the Adobe creative suite, CAD, CAM, modelling on Rhinoceros and sketchup, and Digital sketching etc.

I have experience mentoring individuals in making very high standard applications, portfolios and personal statements, ensuring their acceptance in renowned universities such as University or Berkeley, University of Maryland etc.

Notable ones include:
Vasudha Maiya - application for Master of Architecture course to University of Berkeley, USA.
Bhavishya Venkitaraman - application for a dual degree in architecture at University of Maryland, USA.
Shilpa Suresh - Statement of purpose for Masters in management at ESSEC, France.
Charlotte Commenducci - application for Interior design to Central Saint Martin, London.

Additionally, I worked with two NGO's for tutoring underprivileged children in basic computer softwares and mentored them in arts.
students age: 9 -16. Location: Bangalore, India

Topic Expertise

I have a Bachelor of Architecture and a postgraduate, Master of Architecture degree with a specialization in 'Design for Manufacture'. I have personally completed two academic dissertation projects and have also tutored students for their academic work.

My subject knowledge is in academic writing, CAD, CAM, architectural design process and development, graphic design, a range of design softwares such as Rhino, zbrush, adobe creative suite, sketchup etc.

Some other areas of knowledge include:
3D Scanning, CNC machining ( 3 axis & 4 axis), Additive manufacture (FFF & FDM 3D printing), Augmented Reality (design & construction), Metal & Timber works.

Professionally, I have worked in architecture firms, where in I dealt with conceptualization, design development, architectural drawings, software modelling and detailed drawings for construction.

Client Reviews

Linda - Architecture

Great Presentation and explanations !


“Archana is an amazing tutor, she helped me through my application for my masters. I am french and not very comfortable with english but she helped me write my personal statement, helped me finish my portfolio and helped prepared my interviews. She is a very good teacher, thanks to her I got in to a very competitive master in Industrial Design Course. She is very nice and made me confident through this difficult process. I honestly recommend her.” – Charlotte Commenducci, Postgraduate Design Student

Price: $78/hr

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M.Arch - Design for Manufacture - Bartlett School Of Architecture, UCL, London
B.Arch - R.V School of Architecture, Bangalore


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