CityForm-India: achieving sustainable urban form for rapidly growing cities in India

Project details

Full project title: CityForm-India: achieving sustainable urban form for rapidly growing cities in India

Project duration: 2008 – ongoing

Sponsor: EPSRC (Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council)

Project leader for SPE: Professor Katie Williams

Research partners/collaborators: The University of Warwick, UK
The University of Nottingham, UK National Institute of Urban Affairs, New Delhi, India School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi, India, Centre for Environmental Planning and Technology, Ahmedabad, India, University of Sheffield, UK

Project summary

Cityform India is a network of over 20 academic partners from India, UK, Europe and the USA, and over 50 stakeholders in urban development and professional bodies from India.

The network seeks to develop and share best practice on urban growth, urban sustainability and urban form. It follows from the work of the original CityForm Research Consortium, which was funded by the EPSRC under the Sustainable Urban Environments Programme.

See the CityForm-India project website for further information.

Key outputs 

For further information on the project, please contact Professor Katie Williams.

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