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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.

  • History-writing in the Nation-making in Israel and India: A Comparative Study

    The study examines the role of historywriting in the nation-making in Israel and India. By comparing the Israeli and Indian historiography, the project looks into the idea and method employed in the revisionist history-writing of the two nations.

  • The Making of Indian Diplomacy: A Critique of Eurocentrism

    Is Indian Diplomacy simply a derivative of European colonial models?

  • A Spatio-temporal Analysis of Taiwanese Direct Investment in China, 1991-2014: Visualizing and Mapp...


  • Will Economic Cooperation Make Better Territorial Dispute Management for Rising Powers? Insights fro...

    Will more cooperation in economic affairs help manage the historic territorial disputes between China and India? Many researchers in conflict studies find that closer economic relations, i.e.

  • Centre for Study of Political Violence

    The Centre for Study of Political Violence (CSPV) aims to build a community of researchers and practitioners who seek to understand conflict processes as well as measure their socio-economic consequences.

  • Community Level Peacebuilding in Bodoland Territorial Area District, Karbi Anglong and Nagaland (Ong...

    The CSPV was recently awarded a project by the National Foundation for Communal Harmony (NFCH), Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on community-based peacebuilding mechanisms in Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC-Assam), Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council Areas (Assam) and role of NGO