Rifat Ara Islam

Rifat Ara Islam

Dhaka, BD



Principal Architect + Managing Director of Rifat Ara Islam + Associates

Adjunct Faculty of Fareast International University, Banani, Dhaka, BD

Associate Member of IAB - Institute of Architects Bangladesh [AI – 119]


Nandan Architects Ltd., Dhaka, BD, Associate Architect

Architectural design of Eco Resort at Sree-pur, Gazipur, 2017
Architectural design of 8 storied single unit Residential Building, Baridhara, Dhaka, 2017
Architectural design of 25 storied Multi-Purpose Tower at Moghbazar, Dhaka, 2017

Dec 2016 - May 2017

Architekton [Pvt.] Ltd., Dhaka, BD, Assistant Architect

Competition winner of green building design for RajUK HQ at Mohakhli, Dhaka, 2014
Conceptual masterplan of Housing Complex at Bashundhara City, Dhaka, 2014
Architectural design of Mosque at Jaipurhat, Rajshahi, 2013

May 2013 - Aug 2015

North South University, Dhaka, BD, Teaching Assistant

Motivating students and teachers both in design studios, seminar classes and photography field trips

Jun 2012 - Sep 2013


Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Los Angeles, CA, US, MArch, Architecture

Jul 2015 - Oct 2016

North South University, Dhaka, BD, BArch, Architecture

Jan 2007 - Dec 2012

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