National Thesis Seminar was held in SPA, New Delhi in March, 2012. Colleges namely CEPT - Ahemdabad, SPA- New Delhi, RVCA - Bangalore, KRVIA - Mumbai and Department of Architecture -JadavpurUnversity, Kolkata sent representatives to present selected thesis projectsin seminar. The variety of thesis projects presented in the seminar reflected themost recent directions in urban design exploration across institutions in this country.A series of articles by the student presenters on their respective thesis projects is being assembled together towards a continuing compilation of Urban Design Thesis Projects in the form of a publication.