Having done her Post Graduation in Textile Design from National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad and Graduation from National Institute of Fashion Technology, New Delhi, she is currently practising as a Design Educator. She is involved with Foundation programmes for Undergraduates and teaches courses based on Design Skill, Design Theory and Design Project. Courses ranges from Drawing, Colour Theory, Elements of Design 2D & 3D, Basic Material, Design & Environment, Rural Exposure & Documentation, to History of Design.
Risha has coherently taken the roles of Entrepreneur, Academician and Designer for more than a decade now. Her research interest is towards researching sustainable traditions and practices, exploring possibilities and solution for sustainable future.