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Scholarships Awarded for 2022
The Mattoo Center for India Studies is pleased to announce five scholarship awards for Fall semester 2022.  Congratulations to the following students and their achievements.

  • Rachel Jones: Dr. N.S. Ramamurthy Memorial Scholarship
  • Bhavya Gaur: Prem & Latha Chandran Scholarship
  • Rinchen Sahni: Vineet Johnsingh Scholarship
  • Liam O'Shaughnessy: Visions Worldwide Scholarship
  • Arnav Sawant: Visions Worldwide Scholarship

April 26, 2022 marks the 25th anniversary of the inauguration of the Center for India Studies, now the Bishembernath & Sheela Mattoo Center for India Studies. From the early days as a response to a student initiative to bring India-related courses into the curriculum, the Center has grown into an internationally recognized resource serving campus and community.
We will soon announce events to celebrate this milestone – and we hope you will celebrate with us.

News & Events

The Ludo and Rosane Rocher Foundation is pleased to announce the competition for the first Ludo and Rosane Rocher Foundation (Post-doctoral) In-Residence Teaching and Research Fellowship in Classical Indology. For application forms and details of the terms, eligibility, possibility of renewal, and further information, please visit the Foundation website.
Applications are due no later than January 16, 2023. Results of the competition will be announced on or about April 3, 2023.

The Center will be open this semester (Fall 2022) and we welcome you to visit and to use the Center's library.

In accordance with the unversity's Covid guidance, visitors must wear masks and we ask you to maintain distance from others while in the Center.  If you are not feeling well, please do not visit.

For questions, please contact S.N. Sridhar (
Phone: 631-632-9742

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For Students

December Commencement Ceremony will be held on Friday, December 16th at 11:00 am.

Congratulations Class of 2022!2022graduates

Pathway to Major/Minor in Asian and Asian American Studies, China Studies, Japanese Studies, Korean Studies, Religious Studies, and South Asian Studies.

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Challenge Exams

India | South Asia related courses:
Winter 2023

AAS 110.30: Appreciating Indian Music | Online Synchronous | TWTF: 1:30-4:55 pm

2023 Winter AAS 110

Spring 2023
India/South Asia related courses: Spring 2023

South Aisan Studies Minor requirements

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