Graduating from Government College of Art & Craft, Kolkata, specialising in Applied Art in 1990, she got her first break working with Ramesh Sippy as Set Dresser for TV serial 'Gaatha' in the year 1996. Although she started with an agency as a visualiser, she wasn't satisfied with the work and wanted to do something different for herself. A perfectionist by nature, Snigdha Basu was brought up in Raipur, Madhya Pradesh (presently in Chattisgarh). She has worked with the best of Bollywood, starting with Ramesh Sippy, moving on to the field of Advertising. Her primary responsibility is beautifying sets and interiors. Some of her best works can be seen in movies like Guzaarish, 3 Idiots, PK, Dhoom3, Cocktail, Rockstar, Bhag Milkha Bhag and Bajrangi Bhaijan among others. Her passion for creativity brought her back to her roots in Bengal, on her behest Acropoliis Entertainment, produced a Bengali film called Cross Connection. Having a bigger vision, she stepped into the field of Television creating one of the best Production houses in all of Bengal. Some of popular Bengali soaps on Acropoliis' display are Rashi, Agniporikkha and Bodhuboron, to name a few.