Department of Architecture

Ramisa Tasnim

Lecturer, Department of Architecture

Ramisa Tasnim

Lecturer          Department of Architecture  

Teaching / Research Interest:

Architectural Design, Design Theory, Urban Design and Public Spaces, Vernacular Architecture, Housing and Settlement, Community-based architecture  

Educational Qualification:

  • Bachelor of Architecture, Military Institute of Science and Technology (MIST) (2021)
  • A’ Levels, Loreeto School (2015)
  • O’ Levels, Techno-CIDER International School (2013)  

  Professional Experience:

  • Lecturer, Department of Architecture, MIST. Since September, 2022
  • Architect, Saif Ul Haque Sthapati (SHS). Since June, 2021
  • Architect, Sheraspace (part-time). September 2021 – November 2021
  • Architectural Intern, Saif Ul Haque Sthapati (SHS). December 2019 – January 2020


Awards & Recognitions:

  • Second Place Winner for “Eduwik Architecture Excellence Awards 2022 (Students Cultural category) organized by Eduwik (September 2022)
  • Honourable Mention for “Architectural Thesis Award 2021” organized by Mango Architecture (December 2021)
  • First Place Winner for “Post Pandemic Design (Public Parks Category)” organized by Epidemic Urban Initiative (October 2021)
  • Finalist for “Post-Covid Interaction” organized by ArchTwist (2020)

Academic Achievements:

  • MIST Dean’s List of Honor 2019
  • MIST Dean’s List of Honor 2018
  • Chief of Naval Staff Scholarship 2016
  • The Daily Star Award recipient for A’ Levels 2015
  • The Daily Star Award recipient for O’ Levels 2013


Articles and Publication:

  • Article on “A Breathable Habitat: Reimagining Housing for a Low-Income Community”, (August 2020)


  • City of Equity at Seoul Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism (SBAU), Research Design and Production Team member with Saif Ul Haque Sthapati (SHS), September 2021


  • Research Team Member, Rickshaw Revisited”,, July 2018
  • Research Team Member, AGA Khan Academy, Shatotto Architecture for Green Living, May 2017 – July 2017

Participatory Activities:

  • Participated in An Introduction to the Morphogenetic Architecture” workshop on Rhino Modeling Essentials and Introduction to Grasshopper with Ar. Ashik Vaskor, Ar. Rashed Hasan

September 2019


  • Participated in “Energy and Environmental Behavior of Buildings” workshop on Building Energy Simulations with Ar. Sajal Chowdhury

March 2019


  • Participated in “Synchronized Community Upgradation” workshop on community engagement and site mapping at Boubazar, Narayanganj, organized by Onushongo Bangladesh in association with Brac

January 2019

  • Participated in Making Small Spaces” a compact workshop on Architectural Model Making with Ar. Saad Ben Mostafa. Ar. Z. A. Saleh Zebermai

February 2018

  • Participated in Building Material: Innovation and Affluence of Architecture” seminar with Ar. Foyez Ullah, Ar. Golam Morsalin Choudhury Rana, Ar. Jubair Hasan

February 2018


  • Participated in Environmental Responsibility of Architects and Local Practice” seminar with Ar. Nahas Ahmed Khalil, Dr. Khondakar Shabir Ahmed, Ar. Nurur Rahman Khan, Ar. Mohammad Foyez Ullah, Dr. Tapan Kumar Dhar, Dr. Sheikh Serajul Hakim

February 2017

  • Participated in Earthquake Resilient Buildings: Design consideration for Architects” seminar with Mohammad Abu Sadeque, PEng. Dr. Raquib Ahsan, Dr. Syed Monirul IslamFebruary 2016


  • Contributor, Contextbd

Skills in Computer Application:

Revit, AutoCAD, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Premier Pro, Microsoft Office, SketchUp, Lumion, V-ray, Enscape, Depthmapx,

International visits:

For the purpose of study & research, visited different places in the following countries: China (Beijing, Kunming); India (Agra, Chandigarh, Delhi, Fatehpur, Jaipur, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Kolkata, Manali, Mumbai, Shimla); Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Langkawi, Lumut); Singapore; Thailand (Bangkok, Koh Yao Yai, Krabi, Phuket); USA (Florida, New York, North Carolina, Virginia, Washington DC)