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Chair is on a visit to Institute of Developing Economies, Japan during 19 to 25 March 2023.

Call for visiting fellowship for the Fall term 2023 – NCCR on the move, Deadline for applications: 31 March 2023.

Chair is on a visit to Flame University as a visiting faculty from 13 February 2023 to 13 April 2023.

Our Founder President Dr. K.C. Zachariah departed us on 17th January 2023. 

Chair is part of both Jharkhand Migration Survey 2023 (10000 households) and Odisha Migration Survey 2023 (15000 households)


Nikhil Panicker



Nikhil Panicker is currently pursuing his PhD at the Faculty of Arts, Design and Social Science at Northumbria University. With an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering and a graduate degree in Financial Economics, he had previous stints as a Derivatives Trader and Big Data Manager in the banking sector. Being passionate about the study of human migration, he moved to social sciences research and now works on migration spaces, barriers and inequality.