Jiten Prajapati


Jiten Prajapati is an Architect, Academician and GRIHA – CP based in Mumbai. He has been involved in a range of architectural and research projects pertaining to sustainability since 1994. The focus of his consultancy is on design innovation, client satisfaction and research.

He is the author and co-author of several books, articles, papers and software tools for sustainable architecture; notably “Handbook on Energy Conscious Buildings (at IIT-Bombay)”. He has designed a Zero Energy School Campus in the hottest region of India, that has been featured in the TERI Journal. He has designed the PDEC towers and other solar passive techniques for the first public building in India, i.e., the Police headquarters at Gulbarga, that got a LEED Gold rating from USGBC.

He has been a member of review committee for the proposed master plan of IIT-Dharwad. He is currently, a divisional grand jury member for Solar Decathlon India. He is also a member of the review panel for M. Arch. Dissertation at IIT-Roorkee.