BArch Students win prizes at P&T Architectural Student Competition 2021

  • July 07, 2021

BArch Students win prizes at P&T Architectural Student Competition 2021 When: — Where: Category:

We are excited to announce that our BArch students have been awarded the First, Second and Third prizes at the P&T Architectural Student Competition 2021 for designing “Architecture that responds to the multi-cultures understanding in the UAE” including Five honorary mentions of the seven announced. The details of the students along with the cash awards for the various categories are provided below.

The Centre of multi-cultural understanding and a public plaza proposed in the design brief was to represent UAE’s welcoming nature and understanding of different cultures, and its leaders’ vision of being the world’s best in all fields. The judging criteria was based on ideas, presentation, environment and sustainable solutions.


Winning Prize   Winner Names Prize details

1st Place

Ajmal Roshan, Dsa Carylene Dolphy, Shaun Shaji , Steve Manoj AED 10,000 + Internship at P&T 
2nd Place Ayesha Rahaman, Manaal Ganguli, Rochelle Lewis, Tayeba Usmani AED 6,000
3rd Place Anjitha Surendran, Gouri Sarosh, Nasrin Nazar, Simi Varghese AED 4,000


There were 7 honorable mentions awarded in the competition, four of which were awarded to MAHE Dubai Students of 3rd Year B.Arch and one 4th Year B.Arch student.


Honorable Mention (Students)


  • Rishita Vennela,Sai Pranathi



3rd Year B.Arch

  • Saloni Narula, Shanthalakshmi, Areeba Fatma
  • Shradha Anish, Gwyneth Dsa, Shwetha Deth
  • Antara Diwan, Rishita Modi, Aastha Sharma
  • Sonu Sibi

4th Year B.Arch


Congratulations to all the students who have done us very proud.


We take this opportunity to thank Dr. Ashok Iyer, Chairperson – School of Design & Architecture, and the design faculty team comprising of Dr. Bhakti More, Deputy Chairperson, Prof. Vidya Rao, Prof. Ranjana Dobriyal and Prof. Allan Louie Torio Lompot for guiding the 3rd Year winning team and for their commitment towards supporting the students in such outstanding competitions. We also commend the efforts of Prof. Afroze Ahmed, Prof. Ameeta Kale, Prof. Arushi Malhotra, Prof. Dipti Shukla and Prof. Shaghi Nair for guiding the 4th Year student.