Dear Colleague,

I am happy to inform you that the ICHR has initiated a State of the Discipline Survey in History for surveying and assessing the state of history teaching and research on India. This information will help us in compiling a database of teachers and researchers engaged in Universities/Colleges working in different areas of history.

This information will comprise: This particular database/databank which will be available online ( will be useful for researchers:

It is also proposed to publish this directory in book form. This information thus gathering will also feed into a national database providing information for surveying the state of the discipline for history in India.

I sincerely look forward to your help which will go a long way in strengthening the discipline of history in India.

Please go to the following continue button for registration & submit your details of the research work done by you in history in the prescribed format.

Best wishes
(Gopinath Ravindran)
Member Secretary