Kecheng Huang

Kecheng Huang is a graduate student pursuing a master of science in architecture and urban studies at MIT.  

Prior to MIT, he completed a five-year professional training in architecture and received his bachelor’s degree in architecture at Wuhan University, through which he mastered abundant knowledge and skillset of design. At MIT, he has been attempting to expand his knowledge scale into the technology field, such as autonomous mobility urbanism, multimodal user interfaces, and interactive data visualization.

Areas of Interest
Artificial Intelligence, Finance, Machine Learning, Planning Management, Prototyping, Real Estate, Safety, Sustainability, Urban Agriculture, Urban Design, Visualization


2019 - 2021
Master, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2014 - 2019
Bachelor, Wuhan University

Professional Experience

2020 - 2020
Research Assistant, MIT Real Estate Innovation Lab
2018 - 2018
Architectural Intern, Kengo Kuma and Associates (Tokyo)
2017 - 2017
Architectural Intern, United Design Group (UDG) Co. Ltd


2020 - 2020
Finalist, ULI Hines Student Urban Design and Developement Competition
2019 - 2019
Silver Prize, IDEA-KING International Landscape Design Competition
2019 - 2019
Outstanding Graduate Student, Wuhan University
2017 - 2017
Champion, the CitiBank-Cup National Student FinTech Startup Competition


2018 - 2018
Intelligent Material Fabrication, DigitalFUTURES 2018 Exhibition
2019 - 2019
Data-driven Decision Making in Urban Planning, DigitalFUTURES 2019 Exhibition