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Rajjan Chitraker

Rajjan Chitrakar 

Dr Chitrakar currently teaches Design Studios and City Planning units at Melbourne Polytechnic. He is an architect, urbanist, researcher and educator with a background in architecture, urban design and planning with international qualifications and experience. He shares with students his understanding of contemporary issues in architecture and the global built environment based on his research and practice.

Dr Chitrakar has more than 15 years of academic and industry experience in the field, and has worked in Australia, the Philippines and Nepal. Before joining Melbourne Polytechnic, he taught at the School of Design at Queensland University of Technology as a Sessional Academic. As a lecturer at Melbourne Polytechnic, Dr Chitrakar strives to enrich the quality of learning and teaching while taking student-centric approaches. He firmly believes that students should be encouraged to develop a sense of belonging to the course which leads to a better, more-engaged learning outcome. His main goal through teaching is to deliver change and innovation in the higher education sector. 

Dr Chitrakar was awarded a PhD in Urban Design from Queensland University of Technology in 2015. He has also completed a Master of Urban Design from the University of Hong Kong in 2006 and a 5-year Bachelor of Architecture from Tribhuvan University in 2002. Dr Chitrakar is currently an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, UK.  

Architecture Courses at MP

Certificate IV in Interior Decoration MSF40118
Architecture, Building Design and Construction - Full Time, Part Time - Preston, Epping
VTAC Architecture, Building Design and Construction - Full Time, Part Time - Preston, Epping
Beautify, adorn and enhance your future with a Certificate IV in Interior Decoration MSF40118. Establish your own interior design business or use your consulting skills for high-end clients in the fascinating world of interior decoration and design.
Diploma of Interior Design MSF50218
Architecture, Building Design and Construction - Full Time - Preston, Epping
VTAC Architecture, Building Design and Construction - Full Time - Preston, Epping
Become the architect of a colourful career with a Diploma of Interior Design. Develop your interior design skills to place you into the world of residential and commercial interior design. Work for large corporate clients and prestigious customers and unleash your creative flair into their world.
Advanced Diploma of Building Design (Architectural) 22477VIC
Architecture, Building Design and Construction - Full Time, Part Time - Preston, Epping
VTAC Architecture, Building Design and Construction - Full Time, Part Time - Preston, Epping
Rise up in the world of design with the Advanced Diploma of Building Design (Architectural) 22477VIC. Your dream of working for an architect, building designer, or running your own building design firm can become a reality. A career in this field can be both creative and rewarding.
Bachelor of Applied Architecture
Architecture, Building Design and Construction - Full Time, Part Time - Epping
VTAC Architecture, Building Design and Construction - Full Time, Part Time - Epping
The Bachelor of Applied Architecture has been designed to deliver the essential skills required by students of architecture at undergraduate level.
Bachelor of the Built Environment
- Full Time, Part Time - Epping
- Full Time, Part Time - Epping
This course is no longer taking enrolments. Consider our Bachelor of Applied Architecture.