Undertaking consultancy assignments is one of the specialized domains of IPE. Consultancy services are offered for both National and International organizations, that include:

  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
  • United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
  • World Bank, Asian Development Bank (ADB)
  • Common Wealth Secretariat, Department for International Development (DFID)
  • Government of UK, International Center for Promotion of Enterprises (ICPE)
  • Central and State Governments, Public and Private sector enterprises

The institute has carried out public sector / service reform assignments concerning various sectors, major Government departments, and municipal services, poverty alleviation programmes and privatization. Some of the organizations for which consultancy assignments have been recently carried out include:

  • AP Government
  • Consultancy Development Centre (under DSIR, GoI)
  • MOIL
  • Neyveli Lignite Corporation
  • Bharat Dynamics Ltd
  • Goa Shipyard Ltd


  • Center for Public Enterprises and Disinvestment
  • Cell on Regulatory bodies
  • Wage and Salary Studies Cell
  • Center for Innovation
  • Center for Governance and Public Policy
  • Centre for Sustainable Development’ (CSD)


The ‘Centre for Sustainable Development’ (CSD) has been set up at IPE with a focus on promoting adoption of sustainable environmental and socio-economic practices. Institute has multidisciplinary and multifarious expertise available in this domain. The Centre aims to promote education, training, research and consultancy assignments and document case studies in thrust areas of ‘Sustainable Development’.


  • To review the ‘State of art’ on Sustainable Development and study its impact on society.
  • To promote ‘Academia – Industry’ interaction to integrate the existing body of knowledge, systems, structures, models and mechanisms associated with different SD initiatives and suggest solutions towards SD.
  • To act as a referral point for both public and private sector in disseminating information to various stakeholders including policy makers about the significance of SD and the latest developments.