City-building has been an enduring idiom of politics from precolonial times to the present in India. 

Knowledge Gateway

Despite interest in urban agriculture as a nature-based solution, there is limited empirical evidence.


Pullanna and Indivar will be discussing case studies of two urban water bodies in Hyderabad.

Library Exhibition

Decades in the making of Dalit Writing

01 April – 30 June 2023

5 September 2022

Course on

Shaping Urban Futures

Launched on Coursera, this new online course is a collaborative effort of five global institutions including IIHS. Designed as a self-paced, 6-week course, it addresses the most pressing challenges faced by humanity in the 21st century by considering how cities can become sustainable.

19 July 2022

Course on

The Art and Science of Economic Policy

IIHS, in collaboration with Coursera, has launched its latest digital blended learning programme. The 5-week self-paced course helps learners understand the why, when, what and how of economic policymaking through a combination of concepts and ideas, cases and examples and thought-provoking discussion questions.

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