American Institute of Indian Studies
  • Welcome to AIIS

    The American Institute of Indian Studies is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge about India and the promotion of intellectual engagement with India in American colleges and universities.

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  • Heritage in the High Himalayas

    In Ladakh, former AIIS Tibetan language student Patrick Dowd tackles cultural education in the local language.

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  • AIIS Junior Fellow Becomes Pop Music Star

    By combining research and performance, ethnomusicologist Rehanna Kheshgi takes cultural immersion to a whole new level.

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  • Jazz and Ragas in Kolkata

    AIIS performing arts fellowship had key impact on musician Aakash Mittal's career and artistic growth.

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  • From the Mid-Atlantic to the Taj Mahal

    A collaboration to bring students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities for an intensive two-month summer program in India.

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Research Fellowships

Research Fellowships

The American Institute of Indian Studies provides fellowship support for researchers and creative and performing artists.

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Language Programs

Language Programs

AIIS offers language training in India to students from American universities. Summer and academic year programs focus on language acquisition and cultural understanding.

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International Learning

International Learning

AIIS provides assistance for international learning to a variety of undergraduate programs in India, to study tours for faculty and graduate students, and to other group projects.

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Member Institutions

The American Institute of Indian Studies is a consortium of American colleges and universities.

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How to Become a Member

The American Institute of Indian Studies is a consortium of American colleges and universities.

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USA Phone: (773) 702-8638

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