A constituent institute of the University of Allahabad



Lecture Series

Challenges before Indian Society

17th, 20th, 23rd and 24th January 2017

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National Seminar 

Creativity, Criticality and Social Sciences

December 10-11, 2016

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Seminar on 23-September-2016

Professor Rajen Harshe
Eminent Social Scientist
President, Board of Governors, G B Pant Social Science Institute
will give a Seminar on

Contemporary Themes in Social Sciences

In the auditorium of the Institute on September 23, 2016 at 11 am.


31st Govind ballabh Pant Memorial Lecture

Professor Nandini Sundar, Department of Sociology, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi, Delhi shall deliver the 31st Govind Balllabh Pant Memorial Lecture on

The Propaganda Wars

on the Foundation Day of the Institute on September 10, 2016 at 2:30 pm in the Institute Auditorium.

This talk will look at the media coverage of the state-Maoist conflict between 2005 and 2016 and the way in which it affects the functioning of Indian democracy.


Utsav "Azaadi 70"

Institute is celebrating “Independence 70” from August 9-23, 2016. Following events shall be organized during this period.

Visit to slums of Allahabad by M. Phil. students.
Patriotic songs by MBARD students
Patriotic group song competition
Poster competition on “Yaad karo kurbani” View images
Extempore competition
Speech competition
Essay writing competiton
Quiz competition


Symposium on Premchand (31 July - 01 August 2016)




Most Marginalised Dalits: Mobilizations and Struggles for Justice

Most Marginalised Dalits: Mobilizations and Struggles for Justice
Call for Research Papers for a ICSSR Sponsored National Seminar
29-30 March, 2016

There are series of democratic struggles within Dalits by most marginalized Dalits for greater recognition and redistribution from mid of the 1990s in India. These struggles critically interrogate categories like Scheduled Caste, Dalit and Dalit Bahujans

Uttar Pradesh: An Idea

Uttar Pradesh: An Idea
Call for Research Papers
February 29 - March 1, 2016 (Postponed till further notice)

G B Pant Social Science Institute, Allahabad is organizing a two day colloquium 'Uttar Pradesh: An Idea' on February 29 & March 1,2016 to understand the different undercurrents of UP. Researchers working on UP with new perspective are requested to partic

Orientation Programme for Schedule Tribe and Other Marginalized Groups

Orientation Programme for Schedule Tribe and Other Marginalized Groups
Sponsored by ICSSR-NRC, New Delhi
March 31–April 3, 2016 (Last date: March 15, 2016)

The G B Pant Social Science Institute (A Constituent Institute of the Central University of Allahabad), Allahabad is organising a Four-Day Orientation Programme on March 31–April 3, 2016 for the Research Scholars and Faculty Members belonging to ST and