Leiden University

Law School

MA in South and Central Asian Studies (India & Tibet)


Rapenburg 70

PO Box 9500

Leiden, Zuid-Holla


Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.A.- History Societies and Institutions

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Indology (South and Central Asian Studies - India and Tibet) at Leiden University combines the strong, variegated philological and art-historical tradition of classical Indology with historical and literary studies of medieval, colonial and modern South Asia. It is outstanding because of the range and versatility of its expertise which focuses on the ongoing interaction and continuity of South Asia's various cultural traditions, past and present, within and beyond the Indian subcontinent.