Rucha Chitale

Rucha Chitale

Ann Arbor, MI, US

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A creative and adaptive M.Arch graduate from the University of Michigan, with 1.5 years of experience navigating various architectural and interior design projects. I excel at integrating aesthetic sensibilities with practical functionality to create unique, user-focused designs. I'm personally driven by the potential for architecture to inspire positive societal change and am committed to continuous professional development within this exciting and transformative discipline.



Aparna Chitale Architects and Interior Designers, Pune, IN, Junior Architect

As a Junior Architect, my responsibilities centered around creating intricate design renderings and comprehensive construction documents. I contributed to various stages of project development and consistently collaborated with a team of senior professionals during client deliberations, providing essential support and input. My expertise was particularly leveraged in the aesthetical and functional transformation of residential spaces and optimizing workplace interiors for small-scale offices.

Nov 2020 - Jan 2022

Shuonya Nava Designs Pvt Ltd, Bengaluru, IN, Architectural Intern

In the course of my six-month internship, I engaged in a diverse array of architectural duties including conceptualizing designs, developing detailed technical drawings, calculating Bill of Quantities (BOQ), producing visualizations, and generating client presentations. Additionally, I played an integral role in the design team responsible for a café extension project at a movie theater, where I not only contributed to the creative design process but also drafted key service-related drawings essential to the project's completion.

May 2019 - Oct 2019


University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, US, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2022 - current

Dr. B N College of Architecture, Pune, IN, BArch, Architecture

Jul 2015 - Apr 2020

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