Prof. Sengupta has been teaching in Department of Architecture and Regional Planning since 1975 during which he has held the position of the Head of the Department twice. With a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture from Calcutta University and Master’s Degree from IIT Kharagpur, he went on to do his post-graduate course work in Metropolitan Planning from John Hopkins University in Baltimore, USA. He has been involved in various Institute and State level committees and has been selected as Jury Member in numerous prestigious Architectural and Planning projects. His research and professional work has been published in many journals.
Prof. Sengupta has vast experience in architecture and city planning having worked with Government of Punjab, Aizawl, Cuttack, internationally in South Sudan. He also has worked with various Government Authorities of West Bengal like Siliguri Jalpaiguri, Burdwan, Asansol Durgapur etc