Smart City Professionals are specialized in urban planning principles and design; they carry out technical and financial feasibility tests for wide variety urban systems and they advocate implementation of futuristic cities. Smart city professionals are experts in urban mobility systems, resource use optimization, and information &communication technology to create an inclusive society and enhance liveability.
Module 1 : Evolution of Smart Cities Development in India
This unit is about understanding necessity of smart cities for development in India and its economy.
Rapid Urbanization and Urban Sprawl.
Understanding City Planning.
Case studies to understand different types of city planning.
Relevance of Smart Cities to Sustainable Urban Development.
Module 2 : Planning and Development of Smart Cities
This unit is about developing design capability to be involved in planning and implementation of upcoming 100 Smart Cities in India to enhance livability and promote sustainable and economic development.
Understanding Smart Cities and its conceptualization by different groups and locations.
Smart City Dimensions (Economy, Environment, Mobility, People, Quality of Life, Governance)
Global Smart Cities: Case Studies
Module 3 : Smart Cities Mission : Government of India
This unit is about understanding goals of smart cities development and implementation for a sustainable
Future as outlined by the Government of India.
Understanding the Smart Cities Mission by Government of India
Cities Selection and Current achievements of Smart Cities Mission
Technical know-how for Smart Cities Planning
Elements of Smart Cities Development
Strategies for Smart Cities Mission Implementation
Knowledge of ICT (Information and Communication technology)
Smart City Financing and Governance
Who Should Attend?
Bachelor of Engineering in Civil / Environmental / Mechanical / Electrical Engineering / Architecture
Bachelor of Commerce / Science with interests in smart Financing and governance for smart cities
smart cities architect, Consultant, Researcher
Urban Planner, Designer, Integration Engineer
Data Collection Analyst, Network Security Engineer
IoT , Cyber security, Urban Informatics analyst
After completing this course and successfully passing the certification examination, the student will be awarded the “Smart Cities - Concept and Implementation” certification.
If a learner chooses not to take up the examination, they will still get a 'Participation Certificate'