Think tank

The United Service Institution of India

United Service Institution of India ‒ USI

New Delhi, India

The United Service Institution of India was founded in 1870 by a soldier scholar, Colonel (later Major General) Sir Charles MacGregor. The story of its growth is the story of the growth of the Indian Armed Forces. It was founded for 'furtherance of interest and knowledge in the art, science and literature of the Defence Services.'

Contact details

Website:
https://usiofindia.org/

Address:
The United Service Institution of India Rao Tula Ram Marg (Opposite Signals Enclave) Post Bag No 8, Vasant Vihar PO, New Delhi - 110 057

Country:
India

Sub-region:
Southern Asia

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
India
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Year founded
1870
Age (years)
The United Service Institution of India
151 
India average
 34
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Sir Charles MacGregor
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Major General BK Sharma, AVSM, SM**
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Lieutenant General PK Singh, PVSM, AVSM
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Lieutenant General PK Singh, PVSM, AVSM
Leader gender: Male

Social

Likes (2019)
The United Service Institution of India
 634
India average
 29,883
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
The United Service Institution of India
 171
India average
 25,273
Global average
 15,113
Subscribers (2019)
The United Service Institution of India
 20
India average
 110,062
Global average
 5,924

Data notes

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