Chitra Biley graduated in Architecture from the University of Kerala with Gold Medal. She completed her Master of Landscape Architecture with a Gold Medal from the School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi. She won yet another Gold Medal for best thesis in all departments in the year. After working with Prof. Mohd. Shaheer, Landscape Architect, New Delhi, she started professional practice jointly with Ar. Biley Menon.
A winner of IIA State Award for Excellence in Architecture, Chitra has extensive experience in Landscape projects as well as Landscape dominated Architecture and Planning projects. She is immensely talented in design and detailing and has in-depth knowledge of plants and horticulture. She has jointly led design of Ecological Restoration Parks, Biodiversity Conservation Parks and Zoological Parks along with world renowned ecologists, landscape architects and zoo designers.