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

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

Academic Achivement

Recognised as :

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

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

  • 'Research Think Tank', IDRC, Canada

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Indian Institute of Dalit Studies
D-II/1, Road No-4, Andrew Gang, New Delhi-110049.

Phone No - 01126252082

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