- Diksha Rani, Department of Economics, Chaudhary Charan Singh University (CCSU), Meerut, Uttar Pradesh. Dissertation topic – FDI and Indian Pharmaceutical Industry: Context and Prospects. Supervisors – Prof. Dinesh Kumar, CCSU, and Dr. Reji K. Joseph, ISID.
- Satinder Singh, Department of Economics, Central University of Punjab (CUP), Bathinda, Punjab. Dissertation topic – Sill Development and Youth Employability: A Comparative Study of Punjab and Haryana. Supervisors – Dr. Jajati Keshari Parida, CUP and Dr. Shailender Hooda, ISID.
- Mr. R. Prabhakaran, Muthurangam Government Arts College (MGAC) (Autonomous), Tamil Nadu.?? Dissertation topic – Workers in Special Economic Zones in Tamil Nadu. Supervisors – Dr. V. Sivashankar, MGAC and Dr. Satyaki Roy, ISID.