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Uppsala University establishes ICCR Chair on Indian Studies
September 21, 2019 - 11:14
The MOU was signed by the Vice-Chancellor Eva Åkesson and the Ambassador of India Mrs. Banashri Bose Harrison at Universitetshuset (see photo). The ceremony was also attended by Deputy Vice-Chancellor Anders Malmberg and Vice-Rector for the Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences Margareta Fahlgren.
The Forum for South Asia Studies was represented by Vice-Chair Ranjula Bali Swain, board member Heinz Werner Wessler, and the Forum’s coordinator Ferdinando Sardella.
The MOU will improve the visibility of research and education on South Asia at Uppsala University and consolidate the University’s presence among academic institutions in India.