News & Updates

Applications are called for organizing One/Two Day National/ Regional Seminars under the theme "Vision Viksit Bharat @ 2047” for availing partial financial assistance from SRC. The Social Science faculty members of the UGC recognized Indian University/ Deemed University/ Colleges from Southern Region (Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Telangana & Union Territories of Lakshadweep and Puducherry) are eligible to applyLast Date for Submission of Application: 20th July, 2024. Click the link: https://www.srcicssr.org/media/6662b92fd2d44Notification_and_Guidelines.pdf || The Southern Regional Centre - ICSSR announces Ten days Research Methodology Course for Ph.D. scholars in Social Sciences from 01-08-2024 to 10-08-2024. The candidates who are interested to participate may apply online. For more information click here


Our Core Team

Prof. Deepak Kumar Srivastava

Chairman (Officiating)
ICSSR, New Delhi

Prof. Dhananjay Singh

Member-Secretary
ICSSR, New Delhi

Sri M. Dana Kishore, IAS

Chairman, ICSSR - SRC & I/c. Vice-Chancellor
Osmania University, Hyderabad

Prof. B. Sudhakar Reddy

Honorary Director
ICSSR - SRC, Hyderabad

Applications are called for organizing One/Two Day National/Regional Seminars under the theme "Vision Viksit Bharat @ 2047” for availing partial financial assistance from SRC. The Social Science faculty members of the UGC recognized Indian University/ Deemed University/ Colleges from Southern Region (Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Telangana & Union Territories of Lakshadweep and Puducherry) are eligible to apply.          Last Date for Submission of Application: 20th July, 2024.       Click the link below: https://www.srcicssr.org/media/6662b92fd2d44Notification_and_Guidelines.pdf

Indian Council of Social Science Research


Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) was established in the year of 1969 by the Government of India to promote research in social sciences in the country on the recommendation of Prof. V. K. R. V. Rao Committee. Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) is an autonomous organization established in 1969 on the recommendation of Prof. V. K. R. V. Rao Committee. The Southern Regional Centre was established on 1st February 1973 in collaboration with the Osmania University and the Government of Andhra Pradesh. The founders of the Southern Regional Centre were Prof. Rasheeduddin Khan and Prof. G. Ram Reddy.

The major role of the Southern Regional Centre is to act as an agent of the ICSSR within the southern region; to act as the representative of the social scientists of the region and to bring their ideas and problems to the ICSSR, New Delhi; to provide a platform for the social scientists of the southern region; to come together for the promotion of social science research and to serve as the link between the social scientists of the southern region, national and international community of social scientists. The jurisdiction of the Southern Regional Centre extends to the states of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu,Telangana and the Union Territories of Lakshadweep and Puducherry.

ICSSR-SRC - Scope of Disciplines

The broad disciplines of study, within the domain of social sciences, are:- Economics/ Development Studies, Management, Commerce, Sociology, Social Work, Social Anthropology, Cultural Studies, Sociolinguistics, Gender Studies, Political Science, International Studies, Public Administration, Diaspora Studies, National Security and Strategic Studies, Education, Social Psychology, Legal Studies, Social Geography, Environmental Studies, Media Studies and Library Science

REGIONAL CENTERS


SRC - HYDERABAD
NERC - SHILLONG
NWRC - CHANDIGARH
NRC - DELHI
ERC - KOLKATA
WRC - MUMBAI