Ph D Scholars

Full Time Scholars

Aishwarya. GVN

Topic- Urban Governance
Supervisor- Karen Coelho
Batch- 2020

Anitha .P. C

Topic- Social and Cultural change of Tribal Community
Supervisor- Prof. M. Vijayabaskar, Dr.S. Kalavathi, Queen Mary’s College(Co-guide)
Batch- 2020

Ajisha. K. V

Topic- Seasonal Resilience in the fishing operation of the traditional marine fishers – A study from Kerala
Supervisor- Prof. Ajit Menon
Batch- 2020

Unnimaya. U. G

Topic- Gig Economy:Economic Implications for India and the way forward
Supervisor- Prof. M. Umanath
Batch- 2020

Jijin P.

Topic- Migration and Remittances
Supervisor- Prof. M. Vijayabaskar
Batch- 2018

Simi Mariya Thomas

Title- Experimental Economics
Supervisor- Prof. L. Venkatachalam
Batch- 2018

Brinda G. Krishnan

Topic- Supply chains and Local Ecology
Supervisor- Prof. M. Vijayabaskar
Batch- 2018

Muhammad Shafeeque Aliparambil

Title- Institutional Interventions and Transaction Costs in Agriculture: A Study of the Weekly Market Programme in Kerala
Supervisor- Prof. L. Venkatachalam
Batch- 2016

Boddu Srujana

Title- Mobility and Segmentation in Urban Informal Labour Markets: The Case of Hyderabad City
Supervisor- Prof. M. Vijayabaskar
Batch- 2016

Titu Mahanta

Title- Institutions, Upgrading and Livelihoods: Study of Small Tea Growers of Assam
Supervisor- Prof. M. Vijayabaskar
Batch- 2016

Anee Bhattacharyya

Title- Understanding Transgender Spaces and Experiences: An Ethnographic study on Transgender in Assam
Supervisor- Dr. Karen Coelho(guide), Dr. C. Lakshmanan(co-guide)
Batch- 2016

Rituparna Borah

Title- Ecotourism and Sustainable Development in India
Supervisor- Prof. Ajit Menon(guide), Dr. S. Kalavathi(co-guide) Queen Mary's College
Batch- 2016

Anjaly Baby

Title- Poverty - A Behavioural Economics Approach
Supervisor- Prof. L. Venkatachalam
Batch- 2015

Firsha V

Title- Spirit Possession among Muslim Women in Kerala
Supervisor- Prof. A. R. Venkatachalapathy
Batch- 2015

Pema Choden Bhutia

Title- Estimating the Recreational Value of Ecotourism Benefits: Travel Cost Method
Supervisor- Prof. L. Venkatachalam
Batch- 2015

Rahul Reghu

Title- Contemporary Land Question in Kerala
Supervisor- Prof. Ajit Menon, Dr. C. Lakshmanan(co-guide)
Batch- 2015

G. Elayaraja

Title- A study of Rural non-farm employment in India with special reference to Tamil Nadu
Supervisor- Prof. K. Sivasubramaniyan
Batch- 2014

Sankara Pandi K.

Title- Migration and Urbanisation: Its impact on people and their socio economic mobility
Supervisor- Prof. K. Sivasubramaniyan
Batch- 2014

Arun Bharathy J.

Title- Rural Livelihood Diversification Strategies in a Transitional Economy: The Case Study of Tamil Nadu
Supervisor- Prof. M. Vijayabaskar
Batch- 2014

S. Balamurugan

Title- Payment for Ecosystem Services for Wetlands Management (Environmental Economics);
Supervisor- Prof. L. Venkatachalam
Batch- 2013

D. Chandrasekar

Title- Dalits and Access to Common Property Resources
Supervisor- Prof. Ajit Menon
Batch- 2013

Safwan Amir

Title- Ethnographic and Historical Study of the Ossan Community
Supervisor- Prof. A. R. Venkatachalapathy
Batch- 2012

G. Surabhi

Title- Contract Farming in Southern India
Supervisor- Prof. Ajit Menon
Batch- 2011

R. Saravana Kumar

Title- Development Interventions in Indian Rainfed Agriculture: Analysis of Institutions and Processes
Supervisor- Prof. M. Vijayabaskar
Batch- 2011

Andrew Michael

Title- Impact MGNREGS on Rural Development
Supervisor- Dr. Kripa Ananthpur(guide), Prof. John Sundar David (co-guide)VIT Vellore
Batch- 2011

S. Suriya

Title- Gender and Hindu Marriage Reform: A Case Study of Self-Respect Marriages in Tamil Nadu.
Supervisor- Prof. S. Anandhi
Batch- 2011

S. Kokilavani

Title- History of Propaganda Documentary Films in Colonial Tamil Nadu (1939-1945)
Supervisor- Prof. A. R. Venkatachalapathy (New w.e.f 12.03.2017)
Batch- 2010

R. Sethunath

Title- Educational Policy Analysis - A Study Of Kerala
Supervisor- Dr. Karen Coelho
Batch- 2010

K. Bharathidasan

Title- Recovering Outcase History:A case studyof Arundhathiyar in colonial Tamil Nadu
Supervisor- Prof. S. Anandhi
Batch- 2010

V. Suresh

Title- Economic Analysis of Decentralisation in Tamil Nadu
Supervisor- Prof. L. Venkatachalam
Batch- 2010

Part Time Scholars

R. Manivasagan (Part time)

Title- Poverty and Nutrition-Applied Economics
Supervisor- Prof. D. Jayaraj (Retd.)

V. Jegatheesan (Part time)

Title- Peri-urban Development and sustainability- The case of Chennai city in Tamil Nadu
Supervisor- Dr. Sivasubramaniyan

Muhammad Aslam.E.S (Part time)

Title- Social History of Mappila Muslims
Supervisor- Prof. S. Anandhi

Bibhuti Bhushan Pradhan (Part time)

Title- Economic Analysis of Internal Migration(Labour Economics)
Supervisor- Prof. M. Vijayabaskar
Batch- 2013

Non-Stipendary

Gargi Sridharan

Title- Behavioural Economics - Gross Household Happiness: Investigating the extend to which consumption patterns affect household happiness and well-being
Supervisor- Prof. L. Venkatachalam
Batch- \2018

Thesis Submitted

Aparajay Kumar Singh

Title- Distributional Analysis of group differentials relating to deprivation and achievement
Supervisor- Prof. Jayaraj
Batch- 2009

A. Bhavana

Supervisor- Prof. G. S. Ganesh Prasad

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