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Department of History

The Department of History at Ashoka University has strengths in the history of modern India with special emphasis on histories of political violence, spatial histories, environmental histories, and Indian Ocean studies; Mughal history and military histories; and histories of ancient India, Indian archaeology, and heritage studies. The Department offers a Major in History and Interdisciplinary Majors in History and International Relations and History and Economics. It has launched its PhD Programme in 2018. This website provides more information about these programmes and the faculty.