KIRTADS brings out a news letter in English and Biannual. It has published a number of ethnographic studies and research findings in both English and Malayalam.

Seminars and Fellowships

The Institute organizes occasionally seminars and colloquiums on various issues concerning the SC/ST communities in Kerala. It offers fellowships for selected research students working on the development issues of SC/ST communities and is an approved centre for Doctoral Programme in Anthropology and Linguists of Calicut Unviersity


 Other Activities

Apart from these KIRTADS undertake studies in ethnomedicine. 

Activities undertaken during 2011-12. View Report >

സ്ഥാപന ഘടന  2011 – 2012 വര്ഷത്തെ  ഭരണ നിർവ്വഹണ റിപ്പോര്ട്ട് .



The traditional anti-diabetic medicine used for generations by the Kaani Tribals in South Kerala is going to create history of sorts as the national patent office in New Delhi is going to formally grant it India's first patent for a tribal medicine.