Ph.D. Programme in History
The Department of History, Ashoka University, invites applications for its PhD Programme for the academic year 2021-2022. The department is looking for motivated, committed, and bright young scholars, who will be expected to carry out high-quality research.
The Faculty of the Department of History at Ashoka University has expertise in the history of ancient 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.
For further information on the research areas and publications of individual faculty members, click on the faculty profiles listed below.