RICS SBE becomes honorary member of Indian Green Building Council

28 April 2014

As an initiative towards the green movement, the School has taken up honorary membership of Indian Green Building Council (IGBC), a CII initiative that aims to build an ecological India to promote the sustainable development in the built environment sector.

Our faculty and students are enthused at the prospect of gaining from the extended professional network of IGBC. Prof. Sawhney will champion this cause within the School. Soon, a student chapter of IGBC will also be started so that student-centric activities can begin in earnest.

IGBC, which is a part of CII-Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre, is actively involved in promoting the Green Building concept in India. The vision of the council is to usher in a green building revolution and help in India becoming one of the world leaders in green buildings by 2015.

The council is represented by all stakeholders of construction industry comprising of corporate, government & nodal agencies, architects, product manufacturers, institutions, etc. and operates on a consensus based approach.