PhD Programme in Economics and Public Policy
(with focus on Industrial Development)

ISID PhD Programme is duly recognised by Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi

The Institute for Studies in Industrial Development (ISID), an ICSSR institute invites applications for the PhD Programme in Economics and Public Policy (PEPP)The degree will be awarded by Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi

The programme is designed to build a cadre of trained researchers in economics and public policy with a special focus on industrialization which is integral to economic development. ISID being a specialized institute on industrial development provides the scholars with specialised research environment and excellent infrastructure facilities.

The programme comprises of a one-year coursework component followed by dissertation work. The training in the programme will impart skills and knowledge that would provide career opportunities in academia, policy, and development institutions and think tanks.

Admission to the programme is on a full-time basis. However, some candidates can be admitted on a part-time basis, as per the UGC regulations.

ISID will provide financial support to all full-time scholars not availing of other fellowships.

Candidates with Master’s degree in Economics and related disciplines with UGC Net score as per UGC norms will be eligible to be considered for this programme. 

Reservation policies will be applicable as per the UGC guidelines.  

Please refer to prospectus for programme and application details.

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