The objective of the course is to:
● Expose scholars to a variety of issues relating to urbanization in general and more specifically urbanization in India.
● Comprehensively analyze policy issues and approaches relating to the urban sector
● Understand the comprehensiveness of public policy
● Debate issues and positions and develop skills in making compelling arguments, both through written documents and through presentations.The domain is designed in such a way that each session will focus on one public policy issue relating to urbanization such as housing, mobility, financing etc. The final outcome of this domain is for the scholars to design a plan/policy for a city of their choice and envision the growth and development through successful interventions.
Dr O.P Agarwal
Former Joint Secretary
(Urban Transport), Union Ministry of Urban Development