IIDS has been recognised as: *'Centre with Potential for Excellence' by the ESRC, UK *'Emerging Centre for Social Science Research' by DFID *IDRC Research Think Tank *Application for Ph.D Programme 2018-19

Welcome to IIDS

The Indian Institute of Dalit Studies (IIDS) is an Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) recognised institution. It was set up in 2003, by academicians and civil society activists to understand the problems of marginalised groups, identify the causes of their marginalisation and suggest policies for their empowerment. Since its inception, the Institute has carried out extensive research on the development concerns of the marginalised groups of the Indian society.

Our Vision

To help develop 'Socially Inclusive Character in the Society, Economy, Politics, Governance and Development

IIDS Recognition

Recognised as :

  • 'Centre with Potential for Excellence', ESRC, UK.

  • 'The Emerging Centre for Social Science Research', DFID, UK

  • 'Research Think Tank', IDRC, Canada

  • Center of Excellence under the Global Think Tank Index among 729 in the World and 20 in India ...

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National Conference on Caste, Religion, and Labour Market in India: Linkages of Employment, Wage Discrimination and Poverty, November 26-27, 2018, Gulmohar Hall, India Habitat Center, New Delhi

Research Methodology Workshop 10-12 September 2018, organised by Indian Institute of Dalit Studies and Al-Beruni CSSEIP, Maulana Azad National Urdu University at Hyderabad

Conference on Political Representation: Theory, Practice and Emerging Challenges in India, August 23-24, 2018, Convention Centre, JNU, New Delhi

Workshop on Emerging Problems before Dalits and other Weaker Sections in Maharashtra, Nagpur, 24 September 2017

Research Methodology Workshop, 24-27th September 2017

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