About Us

Centre for Budget and Policy Studies (CBPS) is a research based institution that was established in Bangalore, India, in January 1998, as an independent, non-partisan, not-for-profit society, registered under the Societies Registration Act. It was formed as an off-shoot from a research programme in the Development Research Foundation (DRF), a part of Technology Informatics Design Endeavour (TIDE), also a non-profit society in Bangalore.


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Vinod lectures at National College, Bangalore
Vinod gave a talk on Science in Society: Where does Management Come In?

Vinod lectures at IIMB
Vinod was at Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore on July 3, f...

Advisory Committee Meeting for ODL study held
CBPS, with funding from MacArthur Foundation, has initiated a three...




Project based internships (May-June 2014)

For the study Impact of Women GP Adhyakshas on Delivery of Services and Democratic Process in Karnataka we require 8 interns. Students entering the final year of their Masters degree programme in economics, policy studies, public health, development studies, sociology, finance, rural management and allied disciplines with knowledge ...