Biley Menon has a Master of Architecture Degree from the School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi. Leaving from the conventional Architectural Practice, Biley Menon chose to work on selective projects with scope of doing architecture responsive to environment and heritage.
He had won the IIA State Award for excellence in Architecture. He is also a National Expert appointed by UNESCO for their initiative on Heritage of Cochin. He is an Adjunct Professor at Dept. of Urban Design, College of Engineering, Trivandrum. He is also the National Vice President of the Institute of Urban Designers, India. He has experience in working with world renowned planners and designers in the fields of Urban Heritage Conservation, Ecological Restoration, Biodiversity Conservation, Botanical Gardens and Zoological Parks.