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The fourth IUDI National Urban Design Education Colloquium (NUDEC 2012) was held on 30th - 31st March 2012 at the School of Planning and Architecture, NewDelhi. SPA, Delhi hosted this event jointly with IUDI as a two day event as part ofIUDI’s continuing effort in creating a sustained platform of academic exchange. Faculty and student representatives of six colleges offering a masters level UrbanDesign program participated in the colloquium.The theme for the discussion on Urban Design Education was “Frontiers in Urban Design”. All colleges made individual presentations in different sub-heads revolvingaround the central theme followed by detailed discussions and deliberations.Student responses and fresh alumni view-points were also shared as part of thecolloquium proceedings. The six participating institutes to the colloquium were CEPT Ahemadabad, KRVIA Mumbai, RVCA Bangalore, SPA Bhopal, SCET Surat and SPADelhi. Student observers from GNDU, Amritsar also participated in the event.