The Program in South Asian Studies offers students the opportunity to study the political, economic, social, cultural and religious institutions and practices of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal. Considering South Asia as a region and not just a collection of nation-states, the Program also encompasses study of local and global circuits of connection and the South Asian diasporas.

Certificate Program

Undergraduates can gain deeper knowledge of the region by pursuing a certificate.

Language Study

Hindi, Urdu and Sanskrit are offered through the Program in South Asian Studies.

Study Abroad in India

Discover India through the eyes of a Global Seminar student.

Upcoming Events


The Garden of Bedil Music Concert

Humayun Khan Ensemble

7:00pm - 9:00pm | Maeder Hall Auditorium, Andlinger Center, 92 Olden Street


Princeton South Asia Conference

A71 Louis A. Simpson Building


Changing the Subject: Feminist and Queer Politics in Neoliberal India

Srila Roy

4:30pm - 6:00pm | A71 Louis A. Simpson Building

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Program Director

Benjamin Conisbee Baer


Program Manager

Sam Evans