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CCIS Monthly Forum by Dr. Lopamudra Maitra Bajpai

Dr. Lopamudra Maitra Bajpai, Cultural Specialist, SAARC Cultural Centre, Colombo conducted a monthly forum on “Exploring an Essence of Intangible Cultural Heritage from Kolkata” on 15th February 201
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Constitution Day of India – 2016

University Colombo and CCIS appreciate His Excellency Mr. Y.K. Sinha’s Contribution To commemorate the Constitution Day of India  a lecture by Prof. Rohan Samarajiva was held on 25th November 2016  at
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CCIS Monthly Forum by Mr. Tridivesh Singh Maini

Mr. Tridivesh Singh Maini, A New Delhi based Policy Analyst and Assistant Professor, the Jindal School of International Affairs, Sonepat, Haryana conducted a monthly forum on ” The Importance of States in
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CCIS Guest Lecture by Dr Riaz Ahmad

Dr Riaz Ahmad, the Short-term Visiting Chair | CCIS conducted a guest lecture on “India after Independence: Politics and Political Parties” to the Final year undergraduates of the Department of Hist
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International Seminar on “Revisiting Rabindranath Tagore’s Legacy”

The Centre for Contemporary Indian Studies (CCIS) of the University of Colombo in collaboration with the Indian Cultural Centre (ICC), Colombo organized the International Seminar on “Revisiting Rabindrana
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CCIS Workshop by Prof Neil DeVotta

Professor Neil DeVotta, Associate Professor of Political Science, Wake Forest University, USA conducted a workshop on “Contemporary Politics of India” to the Final year undergraduates of the Departm
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Delegation from Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), New Delhi

A delegation from the Ministry of Human Resource Development, New Delhi visited the Centre for Contemporary Indian Studies (CCIS) of the University of Colombo on 08th June 2016. The team included following six
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Delegation from Gandhi Peace Foundation ( National Youth Project), New Delhi

Dr. S.N. Subba Rao, the Founder Director of National Youth Project   (Gandhi Peace Foundation)  and his team from India together with Mr. Ravi Pratap Singh, Regional Director | Aide et Action International &
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Garlanding of the Bust of Rabindranath Tagore

To commemorate the 155th Birth Anniversary of Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore, on 6th May 2016, H. E. Mr. Y.K. Sinha, High Commissioner of India garlanded the bust of Rabindranath Tagore at the Main Library of the
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CCIS Guest Lecture by Professor Radha Chakravarty

CCIS Guest Lecture on “A Many Coloured World: Rabindranath Tagore and the Idea of Difference” by Professor Radha Chakravarty, Professor of Comparative Literature and Translation Studies, Ambedkar Un