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The University of Southampton
The India Centre for Inclusive Growth and Sustainable Development


Our Vision

We are a globally recognised centre for excellence which generates rigorous scientific evidence for policy impact and business solutions in India, underpinned by innovation, multidisciplinary research, knowledge-transfer, enterprise and training, and driven by common goals, shared values and collaboration with Indian institutions.

Our Mission

We deliver evidence-based solutions and unlock the opportunities for policy change, inclusive economic growth, technology and sustainable development, reinforcing academic, business and industry partnerships between India and the University of Southampton.

Our Centre serves as a distinctive platform to engaging better and closely with India, raising Southampton’s visibility and reputation in India, as well as reaffirming our continued global focus and outlook.

Our Core Values

Our strategies and functions embrace the core values and principles of UoS ‘simply better’ strategy.

Quality: deliver excellence in research, education and enterprise

Collegiality: develop a work culture driven by communication, inclusiveness, diversity, integrity, team work and collaboration

Internationalisation: generate research evidence and capacity building for global impact

Sustainability: adopt long-term strategy and actions in the Centre’s mission and goals

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