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Centre for Development Studies

Centre for Development Studies (CDS) is a premier social science research institution situated at Ulloor in Thiruvananthapuram. Established in 1971, it aims at promoting research, teaching and training in disciplines relevant to development.

Affiliated to Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi, CDS offers M Phil in applied economics, PhD in economics and postgraduate diploma in population and sustainable development. The college is also a recognized center for doctoral research registered under the University of Kerala.

CDS features spacious classrooms, computer lab and well-equipped library. Separate hostels, possessing moderately furnished single rooms with attached bath, are available for men and women. The cafeteria here serves simple north and south Indian cuisine. A recreation club of the college conducts extra-curricular activities such as indoor games, video shows, occasional cultural programs and outings.

The college is around 8 km from the heart of Thiruvananthapuram city. Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station helps in the accessibility.

Updated on 22nd July, 2005
District: Thiruvananthapuram
Location: Prasanth Nagar
Thiruvananthapuram  695011  
Phone: +91-471-2448881
Fax: +91-471-2447137


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