As the preeminent public university in this global city, the University of Houston is committed to the study of world cultures, the promotion of global commerce, and the enhancement of international understanding. The India Studies minor promotes teaching and scholarship focused on the history, politics, economics, languages, religions, and cultures of India.
GIS 3300: Study Abroad
The course starts Winter Term, December 19, 2015. Students will depart for India soon after December 25, 2015 and returns to Houston before January 17, 2016.
In The News
UH - India Studies students participate in Dussehra & Diwali Mela 2015. Gallery
Music guru Prema Bhat lecture on September 16. Learn more
Getting Comfortable Overseas - Religious studies major Anneka Shannon writes about India study abroad trip
Dr. Vinay Lal - Reading Gandhi: Caveats, Foundations, Hermeneutics
India Studies Program launches faculty-led study abroad course
Historic opium trade brought to life
Author Amitav Ghosh Enlightens Houstonians through Trilogy
Penguin Press quotes Anjali Kanojia, Assistant Director on Akash Kapur's book, India Becoming
American Institute of Indian Studies – Fellowships
Grants for Short-Term, International Research Fellowships in India or Japan
The Arts and Humanities Research Council’s International Placement Scheme (IPS) is an exciting scheme, offering funded, short, overseas research fellowships for Early Career Researchers and PhD students. Learn More