Indian Institute for Human Settlements

Founding Year: 2009

Staff: 270


Pradeep Saxena (Executive Director)

Is a national education institution working towards an “equitable, sustainable and efficient transformation of Indian settlements.” IIHS is a practice-oriented institution, mainly focused on its “ongoing urban and development transformation.”

IIHS Schools:


  • e-Library
  • Repository
  • Research Projects
    • Urbanization Journal – An interdisciplinary journal that publishes “comparative as well as collaborative interdisciplinary scholarship that will illuminate the global urban condition beginning with a firm footprint in the Global South.”




Indian Institute for Human Settlements contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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