Dr.Vaishali Prasad Latkar

Designation: Associate Professor



“Dr. Vaishali Latkar is an academician and practising Conservation Architect based in Pune.
Presently she teaches at Dr. Bhanuben Nanavati College of Architecture for Women, Pune. She also heads the Center for Cultural Studies at BNCA.
Earlier she headed the department of M. Arch in Architectural Conservation at Sinhgad College Of Architecture, Pune from starting of the course in 2006 to March 2022.
She has completed Doctorate in architecture with focus on built heritage of pilgrimage towns from Savitribai Phule Pune University.She is a former member of Board of Studies in Architecture (2017-2022) at Savitribai Phule Pune University.She was a former member of few Heritage committees constituted by authorities.
She is coordinating National Scientific Committee of Education and Training of ICOMOS India.She is also a member of CIF, International Committee of Eductaion and Training of ICOMOS.She is a member of Executive Committee, INTACH Pune Chapter.She has been conducting Training programmes in Heritage conservation as well as Heritage Awareness Programmes for various types of groups.
Vaishali has written widely and presented in many national and international conferences.

Sinhgad College of Architecture, Pune

Ph.D :Architecture


School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi

M.Arch :Architectural Conservation