Capacity Building Porgramme (CBP)

Application Form: Word Format | PDF Format

Two-Weeks Capacity Building Porgramme (CBP) on Data-Base on Indian Economy for Assistant Professors in Economics (15th to 27th April, 2019)

Sponsored By

Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India.

Organized by:

Madras Institute of Development Studies (MIDS), Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

Course Director
Prof. L. Venkatachalam,
Madras Institute of Development Studies (MIDS)
79, 2nd Main Road, Gandhinagar, Adyar,
Chennai -600020, Tamil Nadu.
Email- venkat@mids.ac.in
Course Co-Director
Dr. Krishanu Pradhan,
Madras Institute of Development Studies (MIDS)
79, 2nd Main Road, Gandhinagar, Adyar,
Chennai -600020, Tamil Nadu.
Email - krishanup@mids.ac.in

ICSSR Sponsored Two-Weeks Capacity Building Porgramme (CBP) on Data-Base on Indian Economy for Assistant Professors in Economics (15th to 27th April, 2019)

Organized by:

Madras Institute of Development Studies (MIDS), Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

The Madras Institute of Development Studies (MIDS), Chennai, is organizing an ICSSR sponsored, Two-Weeks Capacity Building Programme (CBP) on Data-Base on Indian Economy for Assistant Professors in Economics at MIDS during 15th -27th April, 2019. The main aim of the programme is to expose the faculty at assistant professor level, preferably those who are engaged in applied research, to India’s social-economic database systems, in terms of their definition, measurement, methodology, sources, characteristics and limitations. The main focus of the CBP will be on macroeconomic and social sector data system at national and state level, and at sectoral level. The pedagogy of the progarm will consist of class lectures, discussions, hands-on exercise by the domain experts and resource persons.

Who can apply:

Application is sought from the full-time faculty member of colleges, universities and research institutions in India.

How to Apply:

The interested faculty member may send in their application (Download: Word Format / PDF Format), along with their detailed CV and one-page write up indicating how the CBP will be helpful in their teaching and research activities, on or before 25th March, 2019.

Please send your applications and enclosures through email to: venkat@mids.ac.in and krishanup@mids.ac.in, and by speed post (mentioning ‘Application for the Capacity Building Programme’ in the Subject line) at the address given below. Applications received after the last date will not be entertained. Short-listed applicants will be communicated by 29th March, 2019 through email only. Selected applicants are required to confirm their participation on or before 2nd April, 2019.

We will select 30 participants, based on their application, CV and one page write up indicating how the CBP will be helpful in their teaching and research activities. Selected participants are required to produce leave sanction letter from their respective institution before the commencement of the course without fail.

Registration Fee: No registration fee from the participants

Travel Allowances and Accommodation:

Accommodation will be provided only to the outstation participants in nearby Hotels/ Guest House on sharing basis from 14th April (evening) to 28th April (morning) 2019. Travel allowance by shortest distance (bus or train fare, sleeper or AC 3-tier only) will be reimbursed to the outstation participants on submission of journey tickets.

Certificate for Participation:

The participants will be provided certificates on successful completion of the Course. It is mandatory for all participants to attend all the classes/sessions.

Address for Correspondence:

Prof. L. Venkatachalam, Course Director,
Madras Institute of Development Studies (MIDS)
79, 2nd Main Road, Gandhinagar, Adyar,
Chennai -600020, Tamil Nadu

Important Dates

Last date of receipt of complete application form: 25/03/2019
Notification of acceptance: 29/03/2019
Confirmation of participation by the applicants: 02/04/2019

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