Academia Engagement


  • Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT), Bhopal
  1. Design and roll out of Short-Term Training Programme on Recent Trends in Urban Sanitation Systems
  2. One Day State Level Dissemination and Advocacy Workshop to promote Decentralized Sanitation

  • INDUS University, Ahmedabad
  1. Introductory Two-Day Workshop on Decentralized Urban Sanitation
  2. Prototype of toilet-containment and treatment systems (A permanent exhibition)
  3. Curriculum development of Technical Module and course on FSSM and urban sanitation systems


  • Guru Nanak Dev University (GNDU), Amritsar
  1. Workshop and Studio Exercises for M.Plan students
  2. Student Dissertations on Decentralized Sanitation Systems
  3. State level Dissemination and Advocacy Workshop
  • Lovely Professional University (LPU), Punjab
  1. Workshop on Community-based technologies for domestic wastewater treatment and reuse
  2. Certificate short course on Planning and Design for Efficient Sanitation System
  3. Elective/Core paper on onsite sanitation systems for integration into existing programmes


  • Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences (BITS) Pilani, Goa Campus
  1. Curriculum development and running of minor programme in water, sanitation and solid waste management for first degree students (for two electives Sanitation Entreprenurship and Resource oriented Sanitation)
  2. Prototype development/testing of innovations for FSSM
  • Civil Engineering Department, College of Engineering, Pune (CoEP)
  1. Curriculum development and running of elective course on 'Decentralized Liquid Waste Management'
  2. Winter School on 'Decentralized Liquid Waste Management'
  3. Faculty Development Program on 'Decentralized Liquid Waste Management'
  • Kolhapur Institute of Technology's College of Engineering (Autonomous), Kolhapur
  1. Two Weeks Certificate Course on Global and National Perspective of Sustainable Sanitation Approaches and Technology Interventions


  • Shiv Nadar University, Noida
  1. Two-day Workshop and Half-day Policy Dialogue Meet: Water-waste cognition
  2. University Wide Elective on Decentralized Urban Sanitation Systems
  3. Field Visits and Studio Exercises on aspects of Decentralized Sanitation Systems


  • Xavier Centre for Urban Management and Governance, XAVIER University, Bhubaneswar
  1. Stakeholder Consultation and Curriculum Development for Certificate Course on Faecal Sludge and Septage Management
  2. Roll out of Certificate Course for upto 30 participants