Applications are invited from TISS M.Phil/PhD students for modular course co - organized by RIGHT LIVELIHOOD COLLEGE CAMPUS, TISS, Mumbai (hosted by Centre for Livelihoods and Social Innovation)


Date: Jan. 4, 2016 - Jan. 8, 2016

Venue: TISS


Programme: M.Phil/PhD*
Course: Modular Course (Optional)

Critical Urban Theory: Citizenship, Marginalities, Livelihood Struggles and Innovations in Practice

Organized by:
Organized by Right Livelihood College (RLC)

Lund University, hosted by Centre for Sustainability Studies (LUCSUS)
Tata Institute of Social Sciences, hosted by Centre for Livelihoods and Social Innovation (CLSI)


Course credit

Module I: 5 ECTS (RLC, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India. 4-8 January 2016)

Module II: 5 ECTS (RLC, Lund University, Lund, Sweden. 4-8 April 2016)

Total Credit: 10 ECTS (For students participating in both modules)

5 and 10 ECTS are, respectively, equivalent to 30 and 60 hours of class sessions, 95 and 190 hours of learning activity outside of class

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Funding and Registration

Participation in the course is free of charge. Please note that for Scholars from India, Module II is not mandatory. However, scholars opting for this module have to arrange their own finances for their travel to Lund and return, accommodation and maintenance. Based on funding availability; there are possibilities of partial funding for 2 scholars from TISS to attend module II at Lund.

You can register to the course by sending an email to any one of the following:

Dr. Swati Banerjee, Co-ordinator, Right Livelihood College, TISS/Associate Professor, Centre for Livelihoods and Social Innovation (CLSI):

Deadline: 30 November 2015.

If you wish to cancel your course registration, please do so no later than 15th December 2015.