About Us

An affiliate partner to International City/County Management Association (ICMA), UMC group of organizations – Urban Management Centre and Urban Management Consulting Pvt Ltd. Was founded in 1997 as ICMA’s project office in South Asia, later registered as an independent organization in 2005.


Provide professional assistance to local governments for sustainable solutions that improves quality of life for all


  • Holistic approach towards interwoven development challenges by offering a mix of intersectoral capacities
  • Foster excellence in governance through innovative urban management solutions
  • Provide technical assistance and support to local governments
  • Facilitating good governance and capacity building through peer-to-peer learning and collaborative approach


  • Responsible approach
  • Equitable
  • Inclusive
  • Gender affirmative
  • Ethics
  • Environmental sustainability
  • Accountable to our collaborators and stakeholders