M.P. INSTITUTE OF SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH, UJJAIN
The M.P. Institute of Social Science Research (MPISSR) is an autonomous, multidisciplinary Centre for research and training located in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh. The institute was established in 1983 and came under umbrella of the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), New Delhi and Ministry of Higher Education, Government of Madhya Pradesh in 1993-94.
Professor Ram Sakha Gautam was a legendary personality in the Indian Social Science. He was a unique institution builder who devoted all his life for the promotion of research and higher education from the city of Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh. His elegant personality and optimistic orientation in life not only facilitated social science research in India but his benevolence towards needy students and teachers made him a legendary guru for achieving excellence in higher education. He started his teaching career as a lecturer in Political Science in Rewa College and he continued this stint till his last breath as president of MPISSR..
The objectives of MPISSR are:-
- To undertake and promote research in such areas which are identified as thrust areas due to their socio-economic significance, current relevance and policy implications with particular reference to the developmental problems of Madhya Pradesh.
- To develop specialisation in research on Tribal Development, Panchayat Raj, Rural Development, Environmental Issues, Education and to conduct evaluation studies on developmental programmes and schemes.
Right to Information
As per the provisions of Right to Information Act, 2005, the Director, MPISSR has designated Dr. Sunil Singh Chandel, as Public Information Officer.
Dr. Sunil S. Chandel M.P. Institute of Social Science Research 6, Bharatpuri Administrative Area Dewas Road, Ujjain.456010 Madhya Pradesh Phone: 0734-2510978
Dr. Yatindra Singh Sisodia Professor and Director M.P. Institute of Social Science Research 6, Bharatpuri Administrative Area Dewas Road, Ujjain.456010 Madhya Pradesh Phones: 0734-2510978, 2524645 Fax: 0734-2512450
Internal Complaint Committee
In pursuance of the advisory issued by Indian Council of Social Science Research, New Delhi, an Internal Complaints Committee (ICC) for M. P. Institute of Social Science Research is constituted to inquire in to the complaint received under the Provision of the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act 2013.