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Many avenues to study abroad in South Asia

Cornell Abroad
Global Learning webpage

Cornell's Office of Global Learning provides links to both short-term and long-term study abroad opportunities in South Asia.


Nilgiris students

The Nilgiris Field Learning Center is an interdisciplinary, collaborative effort to explore sustainable environments and livelihoods. The center is located in Kotagiri, Tamil Nadu, within the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve of the Western Ghats. 

Watch this video to learn more about the Sudent Experience at NFLC.


CIPA SVYM Mysore, India Externship Semester

India SVYM Global Service Learning Program

Global Health India Summer Program

CALS Global Fellows Program

IARD 4020/6020 Agriculture in Developing Nations

Sri Lanka
ISLE students at Sigiriya

The Intercollegiate Sri Lanka Educational (ISLE) Program offers an undergraduate curriculum in Sinhala, Buddhist studies, and the culture and civilization of Sri Lanka. The program is housed at the University of Peradeniya in Kandy.

Watch these videos to learn more about Why ISLE? and the ISLE Academic Experience



Programs outside of Cornell
Emme Edmunds

Alliance for Global Education: Contemporary India is an undergraduate-focused program that introduces students to contemporary issues in Indian society, politics, economics, and culture.

Alliance for Global Education: Global and Public Health at Manipal University offers U.S. undergraduates the ability to learn about critical public health issues facing India.


Experience Cornell offers information on numeorus other programs in South Asia.