Think tank

Takshashila Institution

Bangalore, India

The Takshashila Institution—an independent, non-partisan, non-profit organisation—contributes towards building the intellectual foundations of an India that has global interests. It aims to establish itself as one of the most credible voices in India’s public policy discourse, known for its unambiguous pursuit of the national interest, through consistent high-quality policy advisories.

Contact details

Website:
http://takshashila.org.in/

Address:
The Takshashila Institution,23 Anna Street, Taramani, Chennai 600 113

Country:
India

Sub-region:
Southern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Chennai,India
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Founded by
Founders: Nitin Pai, V Anantha-Nageswaran
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Nitin Pai
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Nitin Pai
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Nitin Pai
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Takshashila Institution
 19
India average
 70
Global average
 120
2016
Takshashila Institution
 28
% Female staff
2019
Takshashila Institution
 10%
India average
35% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Takshashila Institution
 10%
India average
32% 
Global average
34% 

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
Takshashila Institution
 56
India average
 429
Global average
 156

Social

Likes (2019)
Takshashila Institution
 13,871
India average
 29,883
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2016)
Takshashila Institution
 11,242
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Takshashila Institution
 6,529
India average
 25,273
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2017)
Takshashila Institution
 3,729
Followers (2016)
Takshashila Institution
 3,119
Subscribers (2019)
Takshashila Institution
 804
India average
 110,062
Global average
 5,924
Subscribers (2016)
Takshashila Institution
 309
Followers (2019)
Takshashila Institution
 581
India average
 2,897
Global average
 8,194
Followers (2019)
Takshashila Institution
 3,361
India average
 10,142
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 22/02/2020
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Wikipedia: List of think tanks
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