The Centre of South Asian Studies is a member of the Consortium for the Global South
Administered by the Language Centre in collaboration with the Centre, the Sri Lankan Languages Fund offers bursaries to support the study of Sri Lankan languages either in the UK or in Sri Lanka. Awards are likely to be made for a maximum of £2,000 for any one course of study, though individual circumstances and the merit of the application will be taken into account. Click here for details
We are delighted to congratulate Dr Sriya Iyer, a long-term friend of the Centre and College Lecturer at St Catharine’s College, on her appointment to an University Readership in Economics
Dr Farzana Haniffa, Smuts Visiting Research Fellow in Commonwealth Studies 2018-19 based at CSAS, will deliver the 2019 Smuts Memorial Fund Lecture on Thursday, 6 June at 5.30 pm in the Large Lecture Theatre, Department of Geography. Title: ‘Ethno religious violence in Sri Lanka: naming and framing between the local and the global’. All welcome.