About Us

Manoj Sheth, the founder of this firm was born in Vadodara, Gujarat, India in 1955. He Graduated in Architecture from the Maharaja Sayajirao University of Vadodara in 1975. He started this firm in 1980.

During his 20 years of successful practice, he has built a highly diverse portfolio containing ambitious and high profile projects in India.

Ruchir Sheth, was born in Vadodara, Gujarat, India in 1981. He Graduated in Architecture from the NDMVP college in 2003. After his Graduation he joined his father to make a new venture in the world of architecture.

They together have led the realization of over 100 projects ranging from public and commercial use into luxury and social housing projects. Each of these projects represents his very personal and expressive vision on architecture and planning.

Design Studio is an Architectural practice firm based in Vadodara, Gujarat, India since 1980. The firm has worked on a wide
Variety of projects including Residential, retail and Commercial. More recently the practice has focused on contemporary
as well as modern residential work.



Understanding what’s important for our clients is the foundation of everything we do. By building on this foundation, we continue to deliver excellence in design, innovation and commercial success for our clients. Our experience in sustainable urban development across both local market enables us to deliver a unique product that gives our clients a significant completive advantage.

We believe that Architecture can offer experiences that make one and another’s life more exciting. Trends are not what’s important when it comes to experiencing a place, a room or a street. We see Architecture as a continual reflection about our surrounding and the feelings it can create.

The creative process is not purely imaginative and includes always sociological and ecological questions. The goal is to reach, together with the client, a new vision for each project. The office is driven by a permanent need to experiment. The real pleasure is to turn our constraints into new solutions. This everyday challenge makes our life more exciting.