Upcoming Events

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Summer at UChicago: Arts & Sciences Summer Programs in Bengaluru

All day
Through May 1, 2017
UChicago Center in Delhi

Nov. 15

This summer, high school students in Bengaluru can experience what it is like to be a part of our community without leaving home.

Led by the Tata Centre for Development at UChicago, the Anubhav Lecture Series will bring together individuals who have influenced change directly at the grassroots-level in India, codify their initiatives into case studies, and empower them with skills and training to scale their impact in a sustainable manner

Womennovator Summit ‘17

9:30 am–3:30 pm
UChicago Center in Delhi


Womennovator Summit '17

Marx, Temporality and Modernity: Rethinking Marx’s Critical Theory for the Contemporary World

3:00–5:00 pm
Committee Room, School of Social Sciences I, Jawaharlal Nehru University


Lecture by Professor Moishe Postone, presided by Professor C.P. Chandrasekhar.

Global Capitalism and Unevenness Rethought: Modern India

Through March 4, 2017
UChicago Center in Delhi

Mar. 3

This two-day workshop will confront issues such as continuous and ongoing primitive accumulation, imperialist wars, debt regimes fuelled by global financial institutions, and the presence of the greater part of the world’s ‘surplus humanity’ in India and the global south.

Heritage Walk to Purana Qila

11:00 am–1:00 pm
Purana Qila, Mathura Rd, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi


Heritage walk to the Purana Qila with Sohail Hashmi.

A conversion on "America in red and blue: The polarization of American politics"

Turning the Page: New Directions in South Asian Book History

All day
Through March 10, 2017
UChicago Center in Delhi

Mar. 9

As South Asian book history is coming of age and a younger generation of book historians is being trained at both US and Indian universities, this two-day workshop aims to provide a forum to the new generation of Indian book historians to present their work.


Over the past two decades, book history and print culture studies has emerged as one of the most vibrant fields of inquiry within South Asian Studies. South Asian book history has helped shape debates about the nature of the book, manuscript and print cultures, and the histories of writing and reading not only in the Indian subcontinent but also with regard to other regions and cultures.

CIR Delhi Seminar 2017

All day
Through March 21, 2017

Mar. 12

The Committee on International Relations (CIR) will offer its students an intensive week-long seminar on Asian international relations at the University of Chicago’s Center in Delhi in March 2017.

2017 Civic Leadership Academy

All day
Through March 24, 2017
New Delhi

Mar. 19

The Civic Leadership Academy is an interdisciplinary leadership development program for emerging and high-potential leaders in nonprofit organizations and local government agencies within the City of Chicago and Cook County.

UChicago and Johns Hopkins Public Information Session

6:30–8:00 pm
UChicago Center in Delhi


Please join representatives from Johns Hopkins University and the University of Chicago for a joint information session in your area.
This presentation will feature information on undergraduate academics, student life, and the application process, and will be followed by an opportunity to ask questions of representatives of all schools.