Established in January, 2016, ISDM has already enrolled its first batch of 60+ students and started making an
impact on multiple fronts:
Enrolled the commitment and support of many leading organizations working in the sector
Have some of the best minds across the world backing them (4000+ well-wishers) – Philanthropists,
Academicians, Researchers, Social and Corporate Leaders, Practitioners etc.
Has the guidance of a stellar board of directors from the worlds of academia, development, and business.
Achieved a ‘national’ character with its first batch of students – They come from over 19 states in India,
with an almost equal number of boys and girls. 80% students with work experience largely in the social space
Raised funds from individual philanthropists for the proof of concept phase (3 batches of students) and are
now starting to raise funds for the big push to build a world class institution