The five day short-course on 'Urban India and Environmental Sustainability' is meant as an interdisciplinary introduction to the key issues of environmental sustainability that Indian cities will need to address. The short-course will introduce participants to the conceptual underpinnings of urban sustainability while grounding them in the realities of urban India. Critical challenges facing key sectors like transportation, energy, water and sanitation, land and shelter will be examined with an emphasis on issues of inclusion and poverty. The short-course will involve classroom sessions along with opportunities for experiential learning through city walks, interaction with practitioners and other hands on activities like simulation games. This course is meant for advanced undergraduates, postgraduates and working professionals with less than five years of experience.
Course Fees: Working professionals is INR 10,000. Students currently pursuing their graduate or post-graduate studies are INR 6,000.
Fees are to be paid by demand draft in advance upon acceptance of admission.