School of Human Settlements
The School of Human Settlements is the University’s leading initiative to develop, transfer and disseminate knowledge about building sustainable, smart and liveable cities.. Research focuses on policy and institutional development, governance, planning and management of human settlements in rapidly urbanising geographies. Professional education and capability development include graduate degree, diploma and certificate programs to create expertise for urban development.
In view of the extensive need for management expertise in the development and management of urban infrastructure and systems, XUMG has pioneered the first 2-year full-time MBA Program in Urban Management and Governance...
The ever-present need for Planners in the country has multiplied manifold and become urgent in the rapid urbanization in the country and the concomitant economic, social and infrastructural changes in the rural hinterlands.
Xavier University views research as an activity where our core institutional values are expressed clearly. At Xavier University we recognize the need to participate in the global academic environment through high quality publications.
The participants who complete the program successfully are conferred the designation of “Doctor of Philosophy in Urban Management Governance or Doctor of Philosophy in Planning” , Xavier University, Bhubaneswar”.
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The ever-present need for Planners in the country has multiplied manifold and become urgent in the rapid urbanization in the country…
This program is intended to prepare full-time participants for research and teaching positions both within and outside academia.
This program has been designed to cater to the scholarly needs of candidates who are in a full-time employment. The progra…
News and Events
Paper Presented: Determining the physical vulnerability to cyclones using intelligent and spatial techniques. 4th Annual Research on Cities Summit (ARCS), Xavier School of Human Settlements, Xavier University Bhubaneswar
Book Chapter: Land in India: Issue and Debates, ILDC2020
Conference Chaired: Annual NOSPlan Convention – 2019, Venue: Dehradun, UPES, Dehradun
Publication: Identifying areas of interventions for improvement of shared modes for school trips, Elsevier, USA
Book Chapter: Asian Smart Cities: Governing Development in the Era of Hyper-Connectivity, Edward Elgar Publishing, UK