This ambitious project of Indo-French cooperation in social sciences has been designed with a view towards developing a multi-year programme of intensive and multidisciplinary training workshops addressing theoretical and methodological issues in social science research. This practical setup provides each and everyone with the opportunity of sharing experiences and research ideas.
This training workshop has three main objectives:
Continue reading Concept of Social Sciences Winter School 2016
The University is fully supported by the University Grants Commission. It is a member of the Association of Indian Universities and the Association of Commonwealth Universities. Pondicherry University is outstanding among the central universities in India. The teaching faculty consists of more than 389 active and erudite members in different Schools, Departments and Centers. Currently, there are around 4375 students pursuing their post-graduate and doctoral programmes on the campus. Continue reading Happening at the School of Social Sciences, Pondicherry University
The French Institute of Pondicherry (IFP) is a financially autonomous institution under the joint supervision of the French Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs (MAEE) and the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS). The IFP is also an affiliated research institute of the Pondicherry University. In keeping with its multidisciplinary nature, the Institute hosts, fully or in part, research projects spread over several departments and operational structures:
Continue reading In collaboration with the French Institute of Pondicherry
Institutional partnership is based primarily on a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed in 2011 between the French Institute of Pondicherry (IFP) and the Pondicherry University, and validated by the University Grant Commission (UGC) in New Delhi. As an autonomous college and research center affiliated to Pondicherry University, the IFP can develop educational and research activities through direct partnerships with Indian universities, and to award diplomas recognized in India.
Continue reading Consortium and co-financing for Social Sciences Winter School 2014