Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development


Institute NameRajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development
Also Known AsRGNIYD
Institute TypeInstitute of National Importance
(Under Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports)
Establishment year1993
LocationSriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu
CoursesPG & PhD


RGNIYD Regional Centres

  • Regional Centre, Chandigarh
  • Regional Centre, North-Eastern Region, Rajiv Gandhi University Campus, Arunachal Pradesh


  • Development Studies (Regional Centre, Chandigarh)
  • Public Administration¬†(Regional Centre, Chandigarh)
  • Applied Psychology
  • Training
  • Sociology
  • Computer Science
  • English
  • Social Work
  • Mathematics


  • Centre for Training, orientation and Capacity Building
  • Centre for Policy and Action Research
  • Centre for Monitoring, Evaluation and Impact Analysis
  • Centre for National Youth Resources
  • Centre for National and International collaboration 
  • Centre for Tribal and North East Youth Development 
  • Centre for Dalit and Subaltern Studies

PG Courses

  • M.Sc. Computer Science (Data Science)
  • M.Sc. Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning)
  • M.Sc. Computer Science (Cyber Security)
  • M.Sc. Mathematics
  • M.Sc. Applied Psychology
  • M.A. English
  • M.A. Sociology
  • M.A. Development Studies
  • M.A. Public Administration
  • M.S.W. (Youth and Community Development)

PhD Courses

  • PhD Applied Psychology
  • PhD Computer Science (AI & ML)
  • PhD Computer Science (Cyber Security)
  • PhD Computer Science (Data Science)
  • PhD Development Studies
  • PhD English
  • PhD Public Administration
  • PhD Social Work
  • PhD Sociology