One of the unique classes you can take when you study abroad in Bangalore, India is Urban and Rural Development. This course focuses on the main trends of urbanisation in India. The course looks at urban environment from a development perspective and provides an ethnographically informed understanding of several important facets of the lives of urban poor and reviews competing models for the provision of urban services.
During the class, students are taken on a day trip through Bangalore to experience Bangalore history. Murray Dean, a student from the University of Alabama, Birmingham, shared his experience in the below article.