VPS Nihar Nanyam

Associate Director Programmes, Internship & Placement Coordinator, School of Construction, RICS School of Built Environment, Amity University, Noida


Mr. Nihar Nanyam is associated with RICS School of Built Environment as an Assistant Professor since June 2014. Prior to this, he was working with L&T as an Assistant Manager since 2010, handling the responsibility of planning in charge, managing time and cost deliverables for high rise residential projects in Mumbai and has been consistently rated as a star performer.

He has worked on various projects such as Optimization of Construction Schedule for an affordable high – rise housing and has been instrumental in presenting technical papers at NIT, Suratkal, Nirma University & SPCE, Mumbai.
  • Bachelors in Civil Engineering from GITAM college of Engineering (Andhra University).
  • Master in Construction Technology and Management from IIT, Delhi sponsored by L&T as a part of Build India Scholarship.
  • MAPS (Mentoring & Augmenting Planning Skills) program, sponsored by IIT Madras and L & T Construction.
  • Construction Cost Management
  • Construction Economics
  • Quality, Health and safety management
  • Construction measurement and analysis
Research Interests:
  • Working on a project titled “Knowledge Portal for Sustainable Habitat in India “ with BMTPC
  • Working on a project titled “Multi-attributes Evaluation Methodology for Emerging Housing Technologies” with BMTPC
  • Coordinating and delivering coursework for ACCOPS (Advanced Certificate course on Planning skills) program conducted by L&T Building & Factories Division.
  • Delivering coursework for APQS (Adaptation program in Quantity Surveying) course conducted by L&T Construction.
  • Participated and successfully completed the Civil Engineering Summer Camp ‘2006 organized by Department of civil engineering.   IIT KANPUR from June 7, 2006 to July 4, 2006.
Affordable housing: there is no dearth of available technologies

Dr. Anil Sawhney and VPS Nihar Nanyam explore a framework for emerging technologies in residential construction.