Distinguished research and graduate study of contemporary India

From Governor Generals to Freedom Fighters to Rhodes Scholars and everything in between Oxford University has a rich history of engaging with South Asia, with South Asianists and South Asians.

In 2008 Oxford created the multi-disciplinary MSc in Contemporary India. It was the first such degree in the world and now offers India-focused courses in Anthropology, Political Economy, Human Development, International Relations, Anthropology, Politics and Research Methods.  

South Asian Studies more broadly hosts a number of distinguished research projects, organises seminars, and provides a base for visiting scholars.

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South Asian History Seminar

Tuesday, 4 November, 2014 - 14:00 to 16:00
Fellow's Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St. Antony's College

As part of the South Asian History Seminar Programme, the Turkish Ambassador to India will be speaking in the Fellow's Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St. Antony's College. See the St.

Speaker(s): 
Burak Akcapar, Turkish Ambassador to India