XLVI Indian Social Science Congress Focal Theme: Seventy-Five Years of Swaraj India Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu Indian Social Science Academy, Allahabad

Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu
Jan. 27-31, 2023

About the Event

The Indian Social Science Academy (ISSA) is pleased to announce its 46th session of Indian Social Science Congress, hosted by Bharathidasan University from 27th to 31st January 2023 at Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu. The focal theme is "75 Years of Swaraj India".

Research papers from research scientists, thinkers, philosophers, social activists, policy planners and those interested in all domains of knowledge inter alia science, social science etc., are invited on the focal theme or any aspect of Science of Nature-Human-Society for the Discipline-based Research Committees and Interdisciplinary Thematic Panels.

Symposia, Research Committees, Thematic Panels & Important Dates

Research Committees

  • Agriculture Science Research Committee
  • Anthropology Research Committee
  • Archaeology, History and Culture Research Committee
  • Biologicalor Life Science Research Committee
  • Biotechnology Research Committee
  • Chemical Science Research Committee
  • Commerce Research Committee
  • Communication and Journalism Research Committee
  • Computer Science Research Committee
  • Earth Science (Oceanic Science, Marine Science, Atmospheric Science etc.,) and Planetary Science Research Committee
  • Ecological and Environmental Science Research Committee
  • Economics Research Committee
  • Education Research Committee
  • Engineering, Science and Technology Research Committee
  • Geography Research Committee
  • Home Science Research Committee
  • International Relations, Defense and Strategic Studies Research Committee
  • Juridical Science Research Committee
  • Linguistics Research Committee
  • Management Science Research Committee
  • Mathematical and Statistical Science Research Committee
  • Medical and Health Science Research Committee
  • Philosophy Research Committee
  • Physics Science Research Committee
  • Political Science Research Committee
  • Psychology Research Committee
  • Social Work Research Committee
  • Sociology Research Committee

Thematic Panels

  • Conflicts, War, Peace and Social Security
  • Democracy and Human Rights
  • Ecological and Environmental Protection Movements
  • Ethics of Science and Society
  • Global Warming and Climate Change
  • History and Philosophy of Science
  • Information Technology, Mass Media and Culture
  • Labour In Organized and Unorganized Sectors
  • Nation,States and Emerging Challenges
  • Natural Resources, Biodiversity and Geographic Information System
  • Patent Laws and Intellectual Property Rights
  • Peasants, Livelihood and Land-Use
  • People (Dalits,Tribes, Women, Peasants,etc.) Struggles and Movements for Equitable Democratic
  • Peoples Health and Quality of Life
  • Political Economy of India
  • Population, Poverty and Migration
  • Rural Technology, Social Organizations and Rural Development
  • Science Communication and Science Popularization
  • Science, Technology and Social Development
  • Social Processes, Social Structures and SocialAlienation
  • Unity of Science/Science of Nature-Humans-Society


  • Gender Studies
  • Information Science
  • Physical Education and Indigenous Sports
  • Remote Sensing
  • Rehabilitation Science
  • Literature and Culture

Important Dates

  • Last date for Submission of Abstracts – November 30, 2022
  • Last date for Submission of Full Papers – December 25, 2022
  • Last date for registration without Late Fee – January 15, 2023

Specifications for Research Papers

  • Full Paper : 5000 - 7000 Words.
  • Abstract : 500 - 700 Words
  • Language : English / Hindi / Tamil
  • Only abstracts have to be submitted first and Full Papers have to be submitted
    on receipt of provisional acceptance from the General Secretary.


 All correspondence regarding Abstracts / Papers, Membership and Registration. – The General Secretary - Indian Social Science Academy

 All correspondence regarding Accommodation, Transport, Food and Sight seeing. –The Local Organizing Secretary

 All the registered delegates shall be entitled for free accommodation on sharing basis in Hostel/Guest House, Food, Local Transport and Congress Kit. You are cordially invited to join hands with ISSA and BDU in the successful conduct of the XLVI Indian Social Science Congress, by contributing Research Papers and by sharing the details of the Congress among the academic communities, known to you across the country.

Prof. N. SAMBASIVA RAO (General Secretary)
  Indian Social Science Academy
Iswar Saran Ashram Campus
Prayagraj (Allahabad) – 211004
Uttar Pradesh
  gsissa1974@gmail.com, issaald@gmail.com

Dr. S. SENTHILNATHAN (Local Organizing Secretary)
  Professor of Educational Technology
Bharathidasan University
Tiruchirappalli – 620023
Tamil Nadu
 +919489829244 | +919842292244