Vinit Nikumbh

Vinit Nikumbh

Jersey City, NJ, US



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Looking for full-time work in design/architecture NYC and Brooklyn
Bachelor Degree [BArch] Mumbai University with Outstanding Merit
Masters Degree [MArch II] Cornell University Class of 2012

Software Knowledge-
OS Windows XP, Vista, + Mac OS
Advanced: Adobe Master Suite 5: Illustrator, Photoshop, Fireworks, InDesign
Advanced: Autodesk: AutoCAD 2011
Advanced: Rhinoceros 4+ and V-Ray Render , Revit Architecture 2011,  Illustrator

Areas of Expertise:
Architectural Design
Urban Design
Drafting skills
Planning skills
Construction Documents and Specifications
Sustainable Environmental Solutions
Three Dimensional Representations

Personal Skills:
Design Detailing : Having the ability to work on a detail and resolve the problem.
Communication: Ability to listen and work as a part of a team.Able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.  Competent with dealing with letters, emails and telephone queries
Scheduling: Ability to prioritize and plan effectively

Organizational Skills: Able to work as part of a team or individually.
Leadership: An ability to motivate and keep on trying.

Aware of Health & Safety regulations and requirements in the design process.Have worked with code


My goals for the next two years include becoming a licensed professional under the AIA,
embarking on LEED certification .


Cornell University, New York, NY, US, Graduate Student Assistant

Aug 2011 - May 2012

Bricolage Design Collective, Mumbai, IN, Architect

Dec 2010 - Jun 2011

Balwant Seth School of Architecture, Mumbai, IN, Visiting Critic

Jun 2010 - May 2011

8:23 experimental Design Studio, Mumbai , Visiting Critic

Jun 2010 - May 2011

Academy of Architecture Mumbai, Mumbai, IN, Visiting Critic

Jun 2010 - May 2011

Urban Design Research Institute Mumbai, Mumbai, IN, Research Fellow

Sep 2009 - Oct 2010

Rizvi College of Architecture, Mumbai, IN, Visiting Critic

Aug 2008 - Jun 2010

Elm Designs, Mumbai, IN, Junior Architect

Feb 2009 - Feb 2010

S+PS Architects, Mumbai, IN, Junior Architect

Jun 2008 - Apr 2009

SE-ARCH, Mumbai, IN, Architectural Intern

Jun 2007 - Feb 2008


Cornell University, New York, NY, US, MArch, Masters of Architecture Post Professional

Jun 2011 - Jun 2012

Film and Television Institute of India, Pune, Diploma in Film Appreciation

Jun 2010 - Oct 2010

Jnanapravaha, Mumbai, IN, Indian Art and Aesthetics - Part time

Jun 2009 - Jan 2010

Rizvi College of Architecture, Mumbai, IN, Bachelors, Bachelor's of Architecture

Jun 2003 - Jun 2008


Bus Stop Design -Build Competition by Times OOH Media, 2nd Place


Zero Carbon City Competition organised by British Council Library Mumbai, 3rd Place


Areas of Specialization