Research Overview - IIE Pune

Academic and Research

Academic Orientation on Interdisciplinary Research and Applications in Social Sciences, Academic Guidance for Ph.D. Programme Affiliated with SPPU, Pune University, Annual Review of Academic Programmes and Academic Development in Research Teachings and Publications, which are carried out in the under mentioned Thematic and Cross-cutting disciplines in addressing contemporary issues in Social Science Education;

Political Philosophy, Educational Planning and Administration, Health Education, Public Policy & Governance, ICT in Education, Political Economy of Education, Early Childhood Care & Education, Social Determinants – Social Policies and Sociology of Education

Capacity Building and Skill Development

Training, Teaching, Research, Consultancy and Advisory services in Social Science in Interdisciplinary areas  through organization of Faculty Development Programmes, Research Methodology Courses for Ph.D. Scholars, Computer Applications and Use for Research Scholars, Research Writing Skills Workshop, Principals Orientation Programmes, Orientation of Social Research Methods for SCs/STs and Students from Marginalized background. Skill Development activities, pertaining to Teacher Training, Strengthening individual and Institutional Leadership in Academic and Research Faculties from Universities and Colleges located in Maharashtra and in various States in India. These involve the following Aims and Strategic Objectives;

Generation of Knowledge and Research

Strengthening of Institutions and Management

Revival of Administrative Systems and Policies

Ability, Institutional Strengths and Leadership

Building Capacities for Leadership Development of Teaching Communities

Organization & Coordination

Organization and conducting of Endowment Lecture, National level Seminars, Conferences and Symposia for Advocacy and Dissemination of Research Findings and Policy Influencing involving Government, NGOs, Academia, Private Sector, Research Institutions and International Development Agencies.


Participation in outside organizations and Exchange of visiting scholars from National, International Universities and International Organizations in facilitating Academic and Research Collaborations. Representations of Academic Communities in National and International forums facilitate Institutional presence and visibility in academic, research and partnerships forums on a regular basis. The above Institutional Activities benefit Students, Research Scholars, Academic Community, Policy Makers and Social Scientists nationwide from the State of Maharashtra and all over the Country.