Institute of Policy Studies

Institute of Policy Studies


Aspiring to become a leading interdisciplinary, multi-disciplinary and inter-university research platform for research into Asia’s economic and social development, policy and governance from comparative and international perspectives.


The Institute promotes:

  • Research partnerships with leading research centres / consortium that ensure high quality comparative development and policy studies;
  • Interdisciplinary, multi-disciplinary policy and development research with positive impact on social and economic development, enhancing human betterment and good governance;
  • Studies of Asian interactions with other major global regions from international and comparative perspectives;
  • High quality professional training in policy, development and governance studies from international and comparative perspectives.


Browse the Institute of Policy Studies Collections:

Institute of Policy Studies (IPS) Working Paper Series

IPS Policy Brief

IPS Professional Seminars / Talks