Research Programmes date extended till 27 February 2024. | Declaration of Results of Major and Minor Research Projects for the Year 2023-24 | Announcement of Results of the ICSSR Doctoral Fellowships 2023-24 | Announcement of the Results of the Post-Doctoral Fellowship 2023-2024 | Access to ICSSR Social science e-resources remotely (Off-Campus) | All communication, enquiries, Grant-in-Aid bills, Progress Reports etc pertaining to any Division of ICSSR must be addressed to the Divisional Head of that particular Division and not to the Chairman or Member Secretary

Welcome to 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.

ICSSR provide grants for projects, fellowships, international collaboration, capacity building, survey, publications etc. to promote research in social sciences in India.

Documentation center of ICSSR - National Social Science Documentation Centre (NASSDOC) - provides library and information support services to researchers in social sciences.

ICSSR has developed ICSSR Data Service to serve as a national data service for promoting powerful research environment through sharing and reuse of data among social science community in India.