Ar. Manoj Patel has completed his bachelor’s in architecture in 2012 from D. C. Patel School of Architecture; A.P.I.E.D. Vallabh Vidyanagar. Since college days Manoj’s interests have been in climate responsive architecture which was reflected in his academic projects then. He completed his post graduate degree in Climate Change and Sustainable Development in 2014 from CEPT University, Ahmedabad. Later, in 2014, he started his firm “Manoj Patel Design Studio.” Since then, the firm’s major focus has been in sustainable building design and exploration of waste and recyclable material in built form.