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
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
1870
Age (years)
The United Service Institution of India
151 
India average
 33
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Sir Charles MacGregor
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Major General BK Sharma, AVSM, SM**
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Major General BK Sharma, AVSM, SM**
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Major General BK Sharma, AVSM, SM**
Leader gender: Male

Social

Likes (2021)
The United Service Institution of India
 536
India average
 24,898
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
The United Service Institution of India
 634
Twitter
Followers (2021)
The United Service Institution of India
 1,449
India average
 13,237
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
The United Service Institution of India
 171
Subscribers (2021)
The United Service Institution of India
 541
India average
 7,233
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
The United Service Institution of India
 20

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Wikipedia: List of think tanks
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