Tilak Associates is a Multi disciplinary Architectural practice established in Bangalore, India. The Office currently employs a staff, comprising of Architects, Interior Designers, Planners and Landscape Architects. The firm has a holistic approach to Architecture & Interiors that includes complete Design & Planning services. The practice has extensive experience with Private residences, Resorts, Hotels, Service Apartments, Residential Apartments and Commercial buildings and is working on projects, both nationally and internationally.

Tilak Associates works of practice have been published extensively in journals, Books and Design Magazines. The firm also has to its credit, several awards and Design accolades.



M.C. TILAKRAJ is a practicing Architect based in Bangalore. He is the founding principal & Design Director of TILAK ASSOCIATES. Tilak was born in Bangalore, India. He obtained his Architecture degree from Bangalore University and is a registered Architect with the Council of Architecture, India.
Tilak has been awarded the “YOUNG DESIGNER’S AWARD” by INDIAN ARCHITECT & BUILDER, under his tenure with Mr. Arjun. U. Nambisan, Nambisan Associates.
He has featured on one of India’s Television network – ZEE TV. The Interview dealt with Issues on Housing, Hospitality Industry, Construction methods & techniques for Cost control on Design without compromising on Aesthetics.
He has also featured on Prime time Radio talking about Sustainable Architecture & going Green. The Interview dealt with how the public could do so much by doing so little to make the world a better place, a Greener place.
Tilak’s portfolio of projects includes Master Planning, Resorts & Hotels, Apartments, Commercial & Institutional buildings & Private homes spanning across India.



Designs of the future need to be SIMPLE, SENSITIVE, SENSIBLE and SUPERB.

Simple- in its approach, idea and design.
Sensitive- to its surroundings, people, materials and resources.
Sensible- in its economics, requirements and usage.
Superb- as in its invaluable status as a finished product, something you don’t see often.

Tilak Associates is a client focused private practice. We take great pride in the quality of service delivered, meeting client’s requirements, yet progressing standards of design, sustainability and performance. We work closely with clients, team members, contractors and statutory authorities, to ensure we meet ever increasing financial environmental & market demands.

For every client we have dedicated people/ managers. We operate as a team within the practice; we are mindful of client’s budgets, programs and market position. We have set our own challenging performance targets. Our preferred position is to lead, to set the standard and to be progressive.



Award for excellence in “Hospitality Interiors” – Indian Institute of Interior Designers.

                                                                                                                Tilak @ Prime Interiors.

Team Award – “Young Designers Award” – Indian Architect & Builder.

                                                                                                               Tilak@ Nambisan Associates.