Prof. Krishna Shashtri (Professor and Head - School of Design)
Mrs. Krishna Shashtri born 1946, was awarded Diploma in Architecture in the year 1969 by School of Architecture, CEPT India and Masters in Architecture and Urban Development from School of Architecture, Washington University, Missouri, USA 1972. Her deep interest in education can also be observed during her 12 years stay in USA, where she was actively involved in designing curriculum and infrastructure development for various community colleges and projects. In India she visualized and initiated the profession of Interior Design and is responsible for establishing the formal education of interior design. She was the ex-director and ex-professor of School of Interior Design, CEPT, India. She has been a visiting professor at School of Interior Design, UK, University of Kentucky, USA (2003) and professor at Interior Design Institute of Louisville, Louisville Technical Institute, USA (1978-81). She is also practicing Interior Design, Urban Design and Architecture. Currently she will be heading School of Design, AURO University, Surat.