A national think tank undertaking cutting-edge multi-disciplinary research, knowledge exchange and capacity development; Policy planning and advocacy.
We explore issues and challenges and generate awareness, build capacity through evidence based research, data analytics and policy advice.
Through extensive research and expertise in the urban sector, NIUA continues to build a rich knowledgebase for evidence based decision making.
We work with a number of partners, nationally and globally to enable peer learning through proliferation of ideas to strengthen our urban initiatives. Their expertise and support is instrumental in delivering the outcome of our work to the stakeholders
We offer distinctive network and exciting career opportunities to build an inclusive and sustainable urban ecosystem. We welcome your comments and feedback.
The purpose of this Sponsored Thesis Competition is to invite students to align their academic thesis projects with the theme 'Re-imagining Urban Rivers'. The competition aspires to provide students with an opportunity to design blue sky and innovative solutions, for re-imagining the outlook and management of rivers that flow through Indian cities. The competition is organised by the National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) and the National Institute for Urban Affairs (NIUA), under a joint project to promulgate river-sensitive development in Indian cities. Please refer to the attached documents for additional competition details and template for submission of entries. DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF ENTRIES - 17th October 2022