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Department of History

The Department of History offers a three-year undergraduate Major in History and two Interdisciplinary Majors in the subject, History-International Relations and History-Economics. It also offers a one-year postgraduate degree, Ashoka Scholars’ Programme, and a Ph.D. programme with a maximum tenure of six years. 

Programmes

Faculty at History

The Faculty in the Department of History combines a passion for innovative teaching with cutting-edge research. It has an expertise in a wide range of specializations: the history of ancient and early medieval India, with a special focus on archaeology, heritage, society, politics, religion, texts, and ideas; the history of medieval and early modern India with an emphasis on states, empires, warfare, and environment; the history of modern India and the Indian Ocean with a focus on political violence, space, environment, and intellectual history; contemporary history and international history of modern South Asia; and global history.

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Contact Us

For any queries regarding History programmes, please contact: -

Projit Bihari Mukharji

Head of Department

projit.mukharji@ashoka.edu.in

Manasi Narula

Student Representative

manasi.narula_asp24@ashoka.edu.in

Department of History

Department Email

history@ashoka.edu.in

Gaurav Garg

PhD Coordinator

gaurav.garg@ashoka.edu.in

If you have queries specific to the History and International Relations interdisciplinary major, please reach out to:-

R Aishwarya

Student Representative

r.aishwarya_ug24@ashoka.edu.in

If you have queries specific to the History and Economics interdisciplinary major, please reach out to:-

Aditya Padinjat

Student Representative

aditya.padinjat_ug24@ashoka.edu.in

Department of History Handbook

Study at Ashoka

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