The “Rajasthan Shahari Vikas Kendra” (RSVK) is a state level training centre under the Rajasthan Urban Sector Development Program. The centre is dedicated to carry out urban sector reforms and need based trainings to all elected representatives of urban local bodies, urban sector professional and support staff. This dedicated urban sector centre is setup within the premise of HCM RIPA with administrative control placed with Director General of HCM RIPA. At present centre is financially supported by RUIDP (Rajasthan Urban Infrastructure Development Project) under program loan from ADB.

The RSVK initiated its training activities in May, 2016. The series of training Programs/Seminars are being held for the local self govt. deptt. Personnel in various areas like Urban Development, Human Resource Management, Office Procedures and Community Awareness etc. At the same time, series of Training of Trainers Programs are being conducted to prepare Master Trainers in selected areas to achieve the objective of training of all functionaries of urban & local self govt sector over a period of time and continuously repeat the cycle to help creating and sustaining an environment of learning and innovation in all Urban Sector Departments. Orientation Workshops at divisional level are being conducted for the capacity building of Elected Representatives and Officers of ULBs.

Objectives of the RSVK

a)  To develop and deliver training programs by covering 100% current elected body members by 2020 on their functions, roles and responsibilities, in the context of urban reforms. This is to be repeated to cover all newly elected body members, as and when they take charge of their ULBs

b)  To incorporate gender-responsive urban governance as a key training module.

c)  To provide support to the Local Self Government Department (LSGD) and ULBs in defining service delivery norms and conduct regular training programs to ensure their compliance to standards

d)  To carry out studies related to urban sector / ULB reforms and document lessons learned

e)  To conduct Train the Trainer (TTT) programs and to create a group of Master Trainers for speedy scale up of training program and improved outreach.


A state level "center of excellence" in urban policy, program, people and HR processes and training offerings that aims to provide "top of the line" services to all stakeholders on urban management.


a)  To design, develop and deliver training and capacity building solutions on the basis of "need", "request" or "demand".

b)  To enhance the skill sets of employees and elected representatives.

c)  To maintain an urban sector "knowledge resource corner" within the institute and make experiences accessible to all stakeholders.

Contacting Personnel of Rajasthan Shahari Vikas Kendra:



 Training helds

Quarterly Training Report (QTRs)

Programme Reports

Case Studies

Training held till 31st March 2018








HCM Rajasthan State Institute of Public Administration
Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg,
Jaipur – (Rajasthan) 302017, INDIA Ph: 91-141-2715211, 2715212
Fax: 0141-2705420 E-Mail: cudghcmripa@gmail.com, hcmripa@rajasthan.gov.in