An Ivy League education, right here in India

Ashoka University is a philanthropic initiative founded by eminent scholars and visionaries to provide a liberal education on par with the best universities around the world. Our multidisciplinary courses on critical thinking and social consciousness will instill a love of learning in our students. At Ashoka, motivated educators and bright students will learn from each other and establish a vibrant community of free-thinking individuals.

We will inspire not only the best students in the world, but the best students for the world.

  • Maya Saran

    Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Ashoka University

  • Christophe Jaffrelot

    Research Director, CNRS, Sciences Po; Visiting Professor, King's India Institute (London); Global Scholar, Princeton University

  • Gopalakrishna Gandhi

    Professor of Political Science, History, and Indian Civilizations, Ashoka University

  • Ravi Sriramachandran

    Professor of Sociology and Anthropology, Ashoka University

  • Supriya Chaudhuri

    Professor Emeritus, Department of English, Jadavpur University

  • Andre Beteille

    Professor Emeritus, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi

  • Sampath Kannan

    Henry Salvatori Professor and Chair, Department of Computer and Information Science, University of Pennsylvania

  • Kenwyn K. Smith

    Professor, University of Pennsylvania

  • Devesh Kapur

    Director, Center for the Advanced Study of India & Associate Professor, University of Pennsylvania

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