About Us

The South Asia Initiative is an independent inter-divisional effort at UCSD to promote discussion and exchange about South Asia. We support research, bring speakers, and sponsor courses toward an undergraduate minor in South Asian Studies.  Our 2020-21 Steering Committee members are: Treevrat Garg (GPS), Gaurav Khanna (GPS), Saiba Varma (Anthropology), Aftab Jassal (Anthropology) , Prashant Bharadwaj (Economics), Jana Fortier (Anthropology).

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