Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), Mumbai invites applications for Young Scholars' Programme. This programme will be conducted during November every year. IGIDR was established by Reserve Bank of India to carry out advanced research on economic, development and financial issues. Selection of the candidates will be based on the merits of CV and a brief note on candidate's motivation. Total number of candidates to be selected is 30 - 40 from all disciplines.
Eligibility: Young scholars in the disciplines of Humanities and Social Sciences are eligible to apply for IGIDR Scholars Programme. Applicants should have interest and aptitude for Human Development research and teaching.
Education Qualifications: Candidates with Master's Degree ( M.A., M.Sc. or M.Phil.) can apply. Recently appointed lecturers are also eligible to apply. Candidates can download applications from official website of IGIDR. For application process and other relevant more details, visit www.igidr.ac.in . Notification will be issued usually during November every year.
Following are the research areas at IGIDR:
1. Economic Reforms and Macroeconomic Policies
2. Economic History
3. Financial Sector, Banking
4. Public Economics
5. International Trade and Exchange Rates
6. Energy and Infrastructure
7. Agricultural Economics, Food Policy
8. Labour Economics
9. Industrial Organisation, Industrial Economics
10. Game Theory
11. Poverty, Safety Nets, PDS, Rural Development
12. Environmental Studies, Climate Change Issues
Students can contact at this address for any queries: The Deans Office, IGIDR, Gen. A.K.Vaidya Marg, Goregaon (E), Mumbai- 400065.