Set up in 1971 by legendary economist late Professor K.N. Raj, the Centre for Development Studies (CDS) is an internationally renowned, self-governing institution known for its cutting edge research in applied economics and topics germane to socio-economic development, impeccable pedagogy, and extensive and exhaustive training programmes.

Centre for Development Studies (CDS)
Prasanth Nagar,Ulloor,
695 011 Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala

India
Phone: 0091 471 2774200, 2448881-2
Fax : 0091 471 2447137, 2448942
registrar@cds.ac.in

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