Professor Cabeiri Robinson Awarded Two Prestigious Book Prizes

The UW South Asia Center is excited to share that Professor Cabeiri Robinson‘s new book has been recognized for its contribution to scholarship. Read more about it here

Autumn2015 Classes Announced

Check out this the Autumn 2015 South Asia courses here

The South Asia Center at UW

The South Asia Center, Jackson School of International Studies, is a leading center for South Asian Studies in North America. It promotes knowledge about South Asia through innovative research, teaching and outreach to educational, civic, and business institutions and to the community.

At UW, over forty faculty across several colleges and professional schools focus their research on South Asia. Our library collection is one of the finest in the country. We have a long tradition of excellence in the teaching […]

Director’s Welcome

For over forty years South Asian Studies at the University of Washington has been a leading center for learning about South Asia. It offers inter-disciplinary education and expert training for scholars and professionals seeking to become deeply knowledgeable about South Asia, a region including Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. The program is structured to prepare a new generation to understand and work with challenges, issues and opportunities in contemporary South Asia based on […]

Studying in India

MAIS Candidate Quinn Clark spent last summer in Jaipur, India. We met with him to talk about his experiences and learn more about the program. Read more about it here

The Chandigarh Urban Lab

Read about The Chandigarh Urban Lab, a project of UW Architecture Professor Vikramaditya Prakash, dedicated to creating a forum to understanding the contemporary Indian city in transformation. It is designed to support Indian and international students and scholars of architecture and urbanism interested in studying Chandigarh as a case-study…full article