Religious authority has been among the most fiercely contested issues among Muslims. Despite its significant implications for Muslims and non-Muslims alike this subject has also been among the least studied in the West and has proven particularly baffling for outside observers and for policy makers. In this initiative, through local, national and international collaborative work, scholars analyze the causes, spectra and consequences of the plurality of authority in Islam in South Asia and create a novel, comprehensive, multi-lingual and global-reaching analytical framework to study this question.
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The Indiana University India Gateway has moved its operations to a new centrally located office in Defence Colony, New Delhi, to support IU faculty research and student-focused activities in India. With a prominent location on the south ring-road, the new office provides a highly visible and accessible presence for IU in India.
The call just went out for the second round of applications for the President's International Research Awards. Inside IU caught up with international gateway offices director Ally Batten, who shared additional information about this funding program.
A new Indiana University Bloomington Kelley School of Business partnership with FLAME University in Pune, India, will launch reciprocal study abroad programs for students on both campuses.
IU India is incorporated in India as IU Consulting and Research India Private Limited and is a subsidiary of an IU-affiliated entity, Indiana University International Consulting and Research, LLC.