GIRI Institute of Development Studies
  | Dear All Tomorrows (18 OCT 2020) KMCLU - GIDS RET will be postponed indefinitely. Next date will be informed to you shortly.  | Notice Date 17 OCT 2020 |
Welcome to GIDS

Giri Institute of Development Studies (GIDS) is a premier centre for advanced research and training focusing on the development concerns of India and its regions. Established in 1973 by a group of eminent academicians and leading public personalities and named after the former President and eminent labour leader Late Shri V.V.Giri, the Institute has emerged a vibrant centre of policy oriented and analytical multidisciplinary research in the country. GIDS is supported by Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) and Government of Uttar Pradesh as an autonomous institute of national importance.

Focus of Research

GIDS research covers a wide range of issues, broadly categorised into the following themes:

  • Agricultural and rural development
  • Labour, Employment, Livelihoods and Development
  • Inter-regional and inter-state disparities
  • Population, Public Health, Education, basic amenities and Human Development
  • Poverty, Vulnerability and Social Security
  • Social infrastructure particularly health, education and basic amenities
  • Rural industries and informal sector
  • Urbanisation and rural-urban migration
  • Scheduled Castes, Minorities and Other Socially Excluded Groups
  • Gender and Child Studies
  • Evaluation of government schemes and programmes


Dear All Tomorrows (18 OCT 2020) KMCLU - GIDS RET will be postponed indefinitely. Next date will be informed to you shortly.
Notice Date 17 OCT 2020  

Applications are invited for the research staff on purely temporary fixed term basis for Research Project.
For details download advertisement 16 SEP 2020  


The Institute invites application from Indian citizen for the post of Director.
For details download advertisement 15 SEP 2020  

Notification: Online applications are re-invited for the following posts on part-time basis for Research Project of INDIAN COUNCIL OF SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH For more details download notification  

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