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In continuation to the first two colloquiums, the IUDI Third National Colloquium on Urban Design Education was conceived around the theme of the “Urban Design Studio”. This colloquium held in the Jadavpur University Campus, Kolkata on 19th and 20th Feb 2011 saw six participating colleges in dialogue on the above thematic for the seminar. Like before, each college made individual presentations for different sub-themes related to the urban design studio program with collective round-table discussions following them. The sub-theme for the design studio program included discussions on Problematizing the UD Studio, Representation - modes, methods and meaning and Pedagogic methods. The colloquium also included an open house session on ‘Urban Design education in India’. The 3rd Colloquium on Urban Design Education was organized and hosted by the Department of Architecture, Jadavpur University along with IUDI Kolkata Center and supported by the Indian Institute of Architects, Kolkata Chapter. IUDI extends its thanks to the Department of Architecture, Jadavpur University and The Indian Institute of Architects, Kolkata Chapter for their co-operation and assistance in making this program a success. The six participating institutes of the colloquium were CEPT, Ahemadabad, Department of Architecture, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, KRVIA, Mumbai, RVCA, Bangalore, SPA, Bhopal, and SPA, Delhi