Beniya Shakya

Beniya Shakya

Moscow, ID, US

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A graduated student from University of Idaho (M.Arch) who is passionate about growing teams and goals. In order to achieve my goals, I focus on key results, build an amazing team and quickly adapt to new circumstances. Skilled in Autocad, Sketchup, Lumion, Vray and Photoshop.



University of Idaho, Moscow, ID, US, Teaching Assistant

Worked as Teaching Assistant for following courses:
ARCH 463- Environmental Control System I
ARCH 464- Environmental Control System II
ARCH 483- Urban Theory and Issues
ARCH 151- Built Environment
ARCH 154- Architectural Graphics
ARCH 386- Global History of Architecture II

Aug 2018 - May 2020

Arc In Era, Kathmandu, NP, Entry Level Architect

Managed small scale residential projects, coordinated design decision with
consultants, engineers, contractors, site supervision and worked on municipal
drawings and 3D of residential projects throughout Nepal.

Dec 2017 - Jun 2018

Arniko Designers and Planners, Kathmandu, NP, Entry Level Architect

Arniko Designers focused on medium to large scale projects.Worked on municipal drawings, 3D of stadium, covered hall,resort, housing and residences.

Feb 2017 - Sep 2017

Technical Interface -TI, Kathmandu, NP, Intern Architect

TI focused on sustainable architecture and green buildings. Involved across all
phases, from conceptual design to construction, documentation. Assisted the
production of Municipal drawings, electrical plans, interior designing and model

Sep 2015 - Jan 2016


University of Idaho, Moscow, ID, US, MArch, Architecture

Focused on sustainable building architecture along with wood structures. And, completed a research on Tourism Architecture in United States.

Aug 2018 - Aug 2020

Nepal Engineering College, Kathmandu, NP, BArch, Architecture

Completed Bachelor in Architecture with the Thesis titled as School of Music. More focused on Acoustic Architecture and building science.

Nov 2011 - Sep 2018


2019 Newman Medalist, Award

On the behalf of Newman Student Award, the Honor award was provided to the students for excellence in the study of Architectural Acoustics.


SBSE Retreat 2019 Scholarship, Scholarship

The SBSE 2019 retreat was titled FRONTIERS: TEACHING BUILDING SCIENCE IN THE 21ST CENTURY. The scholarship covered the on-site retreat costs (including lodging, several meals, and retreat materials) and provided some support toward travel expenses. The scholarship was offered to provide support for students who are interested in teaching environmental control systems.


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