The program develops around the existing broad areas of research: Linguistic Anthropology, Conservation and Human-Animal rapport, Digital Humanities, Mathematics and Literature, Lacanian Psychoanalysis, South Asian Literature, South Asian History, Gujarat: Society, Politics, Literature, Partition Studies, Social Demography, Public Health, Social Determinants of Health, Bengali Literature, History of North East India, Democracy and Civil Society, Translation Theory and Practice.

Prospective students satisfying the eligibility criteria are encouraged to acquaint themselves with the research areas of our faculty members for suitable match of interest.

Humanities and Social Sciences at IIT Gandhinagar is looking for bright and dedicated young scholars interested in research to join us as Ph.D. scholars.