Statutory, Regulatory and various Quasi-judicial bodies

Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.

Development processes and the development industry —the role of NGOs, SHGs etc.

Structure, organization and functioning of pressure groups and their role in the Polity.

Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States

Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.

Issues relating to Poverty and Hunger

e-Governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential

Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability; citizens charters, transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures.

Role of Civil Services in a democracy

Various Governance Issues