The UCLA Center for India and South Asia fosters a greater understanding of South Asia through a diverse array of free public programs, both on and off campus.

Services Provided

The center sponsors a wide range of events and brings scholars, artists, policy experts and public figures to share insights with the public at large and with targeted audiences in business, media, government and the arts.

Who We Serve

We invite anyone interested to visit our website at

Mission and Goals

The CISA supports research, hosts public lectures and workshops, and collaborates with other institutions and centers to raise the profile of South Asia on campus and in Southern California. Our goal is to transform UCLA into the leading pole of research activity on India and South Asia in the country through research, collaboration and academic integration

Partnership Inquiries

(310) 206-2650

Campus Affiliation

International Institute
11387 Bunche Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095