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Many avenues to study abroad in South Asia

Cornell Abroad
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Cornell's Office of Global Learning provides links to both short-term and long-term study abroad opportunities. Visit their website to learn more about how you can engage in overseas learning in South Asia.


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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.

Sri Lanka
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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 Peradeniya University in Kandy.

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



ILR / CIPA / Global Health
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The Mysore, India program includes off-campus options for students in Industrial and Labor Relations, Public Affairs, and Global Health. All programs are administered through the Industrial and Labor Relations School in a partnership with Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement (SVYM).

ILR SVYM India, Global Service Learning Program ILR and GH students take courses for two-weeks at SVYM's Vivekananda Institute of Indian Studies, followed by service projects at SVYM field sites.  

DNS SVYM India, Global Service Learning Program Students in this eight-week summer program gain broad knowledge about health in the Indian context, by participating in service projects with SVYM.

CIPA SVYM: Mysore, India, Externship Semester This program serves fellows at the Cornell Institute for Public Affairs who are specializing in international development or public and nonprofit management.

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The Cornell-Nepal Study Program (CNSP) is a joint venture between Cornell University and Tribhuvan National University of Nepal. This program features an independent field research project. 

Programs outside of Cornell
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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.