Jay Maniyar

Jay Maniyar

Research Associate

Areas of Research

  • Maritime Domains of Japan, The Republic of Korea (ROK), The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Southeast Asia, and East Asia
  • The Indian Ocean and the Indo-Pacific Regions
  • Terrorism and Piracy in the Maritime Domain
  • Maritime Domain of India
  • Indian Naval Modernization
  • Indian Maritime History
  • International Relations and Foreign Policy


  • Research Associate, Delhi Policy Group (DPG)
  • Defence Advocacy, Administration & Research Intern (Memberships Division) – Defence Innovators & Industry Association (DIIA)
  • Research Associate, National Maritime Foundation (NMF) (May 2018 – January 2019)


  • Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech.) in Computer Engineering, Nirma Institute of Technology, Nirma University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat
  • Post-Graduate Diploma (PG-Diploma) in Journalism and Mass Communications, Xavier Institute of Communications (XIC), St. Xavier’s College Autonomous
  • Master of Science (M. Sc.) in International Relations and Affairs, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore