Research Studies

  • ASCI has been providing technical assistance and advisory services in the applied research and consulting space to national and international clients and sponsors. These assignments have been of varied scale, scope and specialization spanning across general and functional management areas, theme-specific domains as well as sectoral disciplines.
  • The preferred destination for research and consultancy support for departments of the Government of India and many governments in states.
  • Our assignments have had a positive impact on enabling good governance, in developing progressive policies, in developing breakthrough strategies and reforms, shaping public discourse on transformative ideas, in resolving disputes, on planning and its implementation, and on monitoring and evaluation. Some of our important studies have also been quoted in Judgments.
  • Over 1600 assignments have been carried out since 1956.
  • At any point of time, the number of projects under implementation will be around 100
  • The preferred destination for research and consultancy support for departments of the government of India and many governments in states.
  • It is a recognized scientific and industrial research organization (SIRO) by the Ministry of Science and Technology, GoI.
Major Assignments

In 2020-2021:

  • Extension of Verification of Disbursement-Linked Indicators for World Bank-Funded Madhya Pradesh Higher Education Quality Improvement Project (MPHEQIP)
  • Third Party Evaluation of National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG)
  • Post bid Evaluation for Identification of Cartelization/Collusion in Relation to Auction of Coal Linkages to IPPS
  • Study on improving livelihood opportunities for Joginis and women affected by trafficking in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh
  • Impact Evaluation Study on Social Sector Projects Assisted under Rural Infrastructure Development Fund in the States of Kerala, Karnataka and Rajasthan
  • Documentation of Stories of resilience – International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Projects’ response to COVID Pandemic
  • Third party evaluation of ICAR- Central Sector Scheme
  • Diagnostic Study on Agricultural Produce Marketing through Farmer Producer Organization (FPOs) in North Eastern)
  • Preparation of Comprehensive Plan for Horticulture in the State of Telangana
  • Preparation and Formulating Strategic Medium Term Business Plan 2021-26 for Pawan Hans Ltd
  • EST Training/Capacity Building of Select Potential Implementing Agencies of the World Bank Supported Projects- India
  • RKVY- Formulation of the State Agriculture Plan (SAP), District Agriculture Plans(DAP) and State Agriculture Infrastructure Development Plan (SAIDP)
  • Evaluation of Schemes of Indian Bureau of Mines(IBM)
  • A real-time digital system for monitoring of Public sanitation facilities in urban Telangana
  • Ensuring Continuity of Quality Maternal and Newborn Care across public health facilities in India including WASH and IPC during COVID 19

In 2019-2020:

  • Andhra Pradesh Road Development Corporation and Assam State Road Project
  • Award of Strategic Plan for Hyderabad City 2.0
  • Development and Maintenance of Web Portal for National Awards to Teachers for MHRD, External Evaluation of Central Scheme of Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching
  • End Term Impact Evaluation of Land Acquisition and R&R Implementation of Telangana State Road Project
  • Energy Conservation Building Code Implementation in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana
  • Evaluation of the R&D Scheme of Ministry of Steel: Promotion of Research and Development in Iron and Steel Sector
  • Evaluation Study for Assessment of Biomass Power and Bagasse Cogeneration Potential in the Country
  • Independent Assessment of Electricity Consumption of Agricultural Consumers of Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited
  • “Innovation Awards, Information Dissemination and International Conference” under “Component 6” of Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching
  • Provision of Consultancy Services for Rationalization of Civilian Cadres of Indian Navy
  • Quantity and Quality Inspection of Works Relating to Schemes/Programmes in Five Circles of TSNPDCL, Warangal and TSSPDCL, Hyderabad
  • Screening Exercise for Assessment of officers – placement in the scale of ZM(S) and promotion to the cadre of ZM(O), SDM- Promotion Round 2020-21,
  • Study on Benchmarking Wash in Schools in Jharkhand District and Gujarat