Occasional Seminars and training programmes for interested groups are conducted by the School. An annual seminar is organized in memory of late Prof V.M.Dandekar. The themes discussed in the annual seminar in recent years include: Water Management, Decentralization, Urban Governance, National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, Special Economics Zones, and National and Regional Political Parties in India.
Discussion Group :
With a view to building up informed opinion among social scientists, professionals and social activists, the School started Discussion Group meetings on current vital social and economic problems. These are held about once in a month. Besides, occasional seminars and training programmes for interested groups are also conducted by the School.