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JGU’s faculty members and students undertake research through its schools, research centres, and institutes. Research is funded through external or internal grants, or are self-funded. To date, our researchers have undertaken projects with public, private and non-profit organizations based in India and across the globe on issues ranging from public policy, urban planning, and intellectual property rights to energy security, agrarian policy, and civil society. A selection of these research projects, both completed and ongoing, is described below to highlight our domain areas of experience and expertise.

  • UNICEF-India: Child Welfare in Left Wing Extremist (LWE) Affected Areas: An Emergency Risk Informed...

    The project focused on understanding the risks and vulnerabilities of children in LWE (Naxal affected) districts in Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand. A field study was conducted in affected areas and focused on issues of child welfare and the various impacts of civil strife.

  • UNICEF India: The Situation of Children in Civil Strife Situations in India: A Review

    The study undertook a secondary review of evidence on the situation of children in conflict affected regions of India, with a focus on Jammu and Kashmir, Northeast India and Naxal affected districts.

  • Public Health in Conflicts, Complex Emergencies and Disasters Project (PHCCED) (Ongoing)

    The PHCCED seeks to measure the impact of large scale societal disruptions through both quantitative and qualitative methods.

  • CSPV Databases

    • The Manipur Micro-level Insurgency Database is a record of “everyday” violence experienced in the state of Manipur. The database is divided into three distinct series: MMID 2006-2007, MMID-2008-2009 and MMID-2009- 2014.


  • Reconsidering European Contributions to Global Justice (GLOBUS)

    In 2015, JGU was selected as one of eight global partner institutions for the ‘Reconsidering European Contributions to Global Justice’ (GLOBUS) project funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020, the world’s largest research programme.

  • Jindal Centre for Israel Studies


    The Jindal Centre for Israel Studies intends to merge three pillars effecting Israel Studies through its research and teaching programs – Israel Studies, Holocaust Studies and Jewish Studies. All the listed