AURA


Annual Urban Research Awards

To encourage original and in-depth research about India’s emerging urban future from various disciplinary perspectives, Xavier University Bhubaneswar organizes the AURA at the ARC Summit every year. Essays, documented projects and cases are invited from young scholars (bellow the age of 30 years) engaged in post graduate and doctoral studies, for a national level competition. It is strongly encouraged that the essay submission be based on ongoing doctoral or post-graduate research in the area of urban studies.

THE ESSAY ENTRY

  1. Any topic passed in India’s urban shift from any disciplinary angle in urban studies. However, it is strongly encouraged that the essay submission be based on original ongoing doctoral or post-graduate research. The essay is expected to provide clarity about research aims and objectives, research question(s), theoretical framework, methodology and results.
  2. Language – English ; 1000 words
  3. Format - MS Word or PDF file
  4. Deadline for Submission – 1st August 2017

Winning contestants was invited to present their research at the 2nd ARC Summit in August 2017. For more details, contact the ARCS Coordinator at contactumg@xub.edu.in