Students of the Master of Public Policy undertakes dissertation works in their second year. This research is supervised by a faculty member and examined periodically by a committee. The full reports of dissertations are accessible in the NLSIU library. Below is the list of dissertations accepted for awarding the MPP degree.

Sl. No Name of the student Title of the Dissertation Year
MPP1
1.

Ms. Amrutha Jose Pampackal

Role of Bureaucratic Behaviour in Determining
Policy Outcomes:A Study of Tribal Resettlement andDevelopment Mission (TRDM), Kerala

2016
2. 

Mr Anirudh Chakradhar

The Effects of Regularization of Unauthorized Colonies on the Provision of Basic Services

2016
3.

Mr. Anirudh. T

Analysis of Compensation Opportunities for Employees During Lay-Offs &Closure : Case Studies on JL Morison and Kingfisher Airlines Pvt. Ltd.

2016
4. 

Ms. Avantika Gode

Environmental Goods and Services for Sustainable Public Procurement in India:WTO’s GPA Vs Public Procurement Bill, 2012

2016
5. 

Ms. Deepa K. S.

Exploring How Structural Factors in Political Regimes Influence Property Regimes in India

2016
6.

Mr. Dharmendra Kumar Singh

Universal Public Healthcare AsAn Alternate Model ofManagement and Delivery of
Public Healthcare Services inKarnataka

2016
7.

Ms. Dunna Anna salome

Competitiveness of Manufacturing Sectors in The Make in IndiaCampaign

2016
8.

Mr. Harsh Vardhan Sharma

Demand for Affordable Housing in India: A Disaggregated Analysis at State Level

2016
9. 

Ms. Jyotsna Sripada

Role of Anganwadi Centres In Preventing, Detecting and Addressing Malnutrition in
Children Below Three

2016
10. 

Mr. Koshtub Vohra

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Medium, Multi-RoleCombat Aircraft Procurement Scenarios: 36
Rafale Vs. 126 Mirage 2000-5

2016
11. 

Mr. Manmeet Singh

A Critical Analysis of Policy Instruments Required to Promote SolarPV Module Manufacturing In India

2016
12.

Ms. Meenu Maria Joseph

Addressing The Challenges Faced By Women Entrepreneurs in Kerala:
The Role Of Micro Enterprise Consultants

2016
13.

Mr. Mounik Shankar Lahiri

The Contested Policy Space: Case Study of Development Of Social
Protection Policies for Unorganised Construction Sector

2016
14.

Ms. Nalini Kaushik

Pharmaceutical Drug Price Regulations: an Analysis of Determinants of Access to Medicines

2016
15. 

Ms. Natasha Srivastava

Mental Health in India: An Overview

2016
16.

Ms. Navyasree S. Ram

Performance Evaluation of
Karnataka’s State Road Transport Corporations

2016
17.

Ms. Neha Mallick

Financial Inclusion, Women Empowerment And Household Welfare: A Study in Arunachal Pradesh

2016
18.

Mr. Panickar Varun Rajasekharan

More Than Just Water:Applying the Advocacy Coalition Framework to the Irrigation Sector in Maharashtra

2016
19.

Mr. Paras Tyagi

One City Many Faces: A Study of Provisioning of Public Services in Three Urban Villages of Delhi

2016
20.

Mr. Pratik Harish

Performance Evaluation of Electricity Distribution Companies in Karnataka

2016
21.

Ms. Priyadarshini Ray

The Transgender Rights Bill: ACritical Analysis of Its Provisions Vis-A-Vis Ground Realities

2016
22.

Ms. Rashmi Nayar

A Study of TechnologySpin-Offs from Space Research Policy Perspectives

2016
23. 

Mr. Rohit Mukerji

Fertility Decline and Its Determinants: Is Rising Out-Of-Pocket Expenditure on Health and Education Shaping The Fertility Rate?

2016
24.

Ms. S. Bhavani

Understanding the Effects of Evaluation Policies In Elementary Education: A Case Study Analysis of Williamsburg, Virginia and Mahbubnagar,Telangana

2016
25.

Ms. Sharada S.

Regulation of Zero Rated Platforms inIndia

2016
26.

Ms. Shreoshee Mukherjee

Identifying Impact of Government
Regulations on the Sugar Industry ofUttar Pradesh

2016
27.

Mr. Siddharth Khosla

Contract Farming: anExploratory Study

2016
28.

Ms. Simi Sunny

Socio-Economic Integrationof Migrant Workers in Kerala

2016
29.

Mr. Songja Engti Kathar

De-centralizationof Primary Education 2016
30.

Mr. Srisagar B.

Effectiveness of Sakala: A Study in Mysuru City CorporationUnder Urban Development Department, Govt. Of Karnataka

2016
31.

Ms. Srishti Pandey

Exploring the Role of Payments Banks in Furthering Financial Inclusion

2016
32. 

Ms. Swasti Raizada

Tracking the Sunrise:Karnataka’s Experiment withRooftop

2016
33.

Ms. Sweety Shreyashi

Examining and Analysing Quality of Health Care Service Delivery System : An Inter- State Variation

2016
34.

Ms. Syeda Mubeena Ismath

A Comparative Analysis of Alternate Urban Transport Modes For Phase II of Metro Rail inBangalore

2016
35.

Mr. T. Venkata Sai Sasidhar

Distress in Agrarian Conditions: A
Case Study of Farmer Suicides in
Telangana

2016
36. 

Ms. Tanya Agrawal

Child Identities in Elementary Education Discourse and Policy: A Case Study of Rajasthan

2016
37. 

Mr. Tejus S.

Impact of Government Initiatives in Curbing Severe Acute Malnourishment Among Children (0-5) in Raichur, Karnataka

2016
38.

Mr. Vaibhav Kumar

Sentencing Policy and Practices in
Death Penalty Cases:A Critical Analysis

2016
39.

Mr. Wad Shrikant Vivek

Whither Professoriate?: A Critical Inquiry into the Enactment of Faculty Appraisal Policy

2016
40. 

Mr. Niraj Kumar

Social Protection for Alleviation of Hunger : A Critical Evaluation of Anna Bhagya Yojna, The Food Security Scheme of Government of Karnataka

2016

41.

Ms. Preeti Manocha

Political Economy of Welfare: The Subsidy and Alcohol Conundrum in Tamil Nadu

2016