Welcome to EASAS

Welcome to the website of The European Association for South Asian Studies (EASAS). EASAS is a charitable, academic association engaged in the support of research and teaching concerning South Asia with regard to all periods and fields of study. The objectives of EASAS are to promote South Asian Studies in all countries of Europe.

The objectives of EASAS are achieved especially through the following activities:

  • organization of workshops, study events, conferences and symposia in the field of South Asian Studies,
  • support of young scholars in Europe, for example through the organization of PhD workshops or through the donation of grants for a limited period of time; the respective research results will be made publicly available,
  • publications in the field of South Asian Studies, especially publications of scientific research results,
  • publication and distribution of a Newsletter for members.


NEW Call for proposals to the SAMAJ-EASAS special issues 5 and 6

NEW The EASAS Research Student Awards were awarded to Natalie Lang (University of Göttingen) and to Max Stille (University of Heidelberg) for their excellent papers presented at the 24th ECSAS in Warsaw.