prof. Saurabh Tewari


Saurabh Tewari

Assistant Professor

Department of Design





Saurabh Tewari, PhD, is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Design at the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi.


Saurabh studied Architecture (B. Arch, 2003-08) at Sushant School of Art and Architecture, Gurgaon and Communication Design (M. Des, 2008-10) at IDC, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay. He obtained his doctorate in Design from the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur in 2021 with the "Outstanding PhD Thesis Award". His thesis, "Design Paradigms: A Post-colonial Design History of India", intends to be foundational in the under-articulated South Asian and Indian Design History.


Saurabh has a teaching and research experience of 12+ years elaborating the discourse on Design and Architecture Studies. In 2018, he co-initiated the Master of Design programme at the School of Planning and Architecture Bhopal with an integral focus on Socio-Cultural Design. He has published various design, sustainability, and urbanism threads and has travelled widely to share the same. He has co-edited India's first publication on the emerging field of Landscape Urbanism, Blue Lines of Kolkata (2017).


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