Mr DS Ramakrishna Rao is a distinguished Architect who is practising and also involved in teaching.
He completed his Bachelors Degree in Architecture in Chandigarh and his Master of Architecture Degree from Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. He has rich teaching experience having taught at Ohio State University, Anna University, Caledonian College of Engineering at Oman and also at the School of Design at the University of Mysore. He has experience with environmental and Eco projects in various locations. He has presented technical papers at various National and International seminars and conferences. He is a fellow of the Indian Institute of Architects and an Associate Member of Indian Institute of Interior Designers. He has over 30 years of experience in the Sultanate of Oman, United States of America and India. He has handled a variety of projects ranging from Institutional campuses, Industrial Complexes, Residential Township and Single Family Villas. He has been the winner of – “OMAN GREEN CHAMPION” Award for 2012 and also the Best Teacher Award of Indian Institute of Architects in 2013.
Currently, He is the principal architect and interior designer in Desirazu Associates at Mysore.