IHS Alumni Association India

About the IHS Alumni Association of India 

The Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (IHS), Rotterdam is a leading international institute which, since last 51 years, is involved in capacity building, teaching, research and consultancy in the field of housing and urban development across the globe. Over the years, IHS has built up a unique global network with its alumni, governments, private sector and urban professionals.  Out of a community of over 8,000 IHS alumni in over 142 countries, India has about 400. The IHS Alumni Association in India (IHSAAI) is one of the active Alumni Associations of IHS, involved in bringing together the urban professionals, planners, city managers, NGOs and private sector for continued learning and exchange of experiences. It is a registered body and has been conducting various events like Refresher Courses, Seminars, Exhibitions, etc. on pertinent issues in the urban sector. ‘IHSAAI Newsletter’ is published at regular intervals covering the IHS activities, updates and writings by the Alumni members on various issues relating to urban sector.

Current IHSAAI Executive Committee


Dr. Kamla K Pandey
Vice President Dr. Akshaya Kumar Sen
Vice- President Mrs. Rachna Vohra
Secretary General Mr. Rajiv Sharma
Treasurer     Mr. Ashish Rao Ghorpade
Secretary (Publications) Mr. Dhirendra Singh
Joint Secretary Mr. Arun Bhandari

Mrs. Banashree Banerjee
Mr. Mayank Mathur 
Dr. SK Gupta 
Ms. Anjali Pancholi

Download the IHSAAI Newsletters:

IHS Alumni India Newsletter 2014
IHS Alumni India Newsletter 2009 

Check the IHSAAI Activities:

Refresher Course 2013, New Delhi
Alumni Meeting, December 2013
2010 Seminar on Urban Agenda
2009 Alumni Meeting 

For more information about IHSAAI activities, kindly contact:

Mr. Rajiv Sharma, Secretary General
IHS Alumni Association of India (IHSAAI)
Email: rajsharma49@hotmail.com