Since the 26 October 2010, Mme Irina Bokova, UNESCO Director-General announced that the 12 SAF Institutions of Excellence will be able to use UNESCO logo and named UNESCO Madanjeet Singh Institutions of Excellence.
Director: Prof Mohanan Pillai
Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Pondicherry University and the South Asia Foundation ("SAF"), for the establishment of Madanjeet Singh Institute of South Asia Regional Cooperation (MISARC) at Pondicherry University
03rd June 2009
The MoU between SAF-India and Pondicherry University provides for students from each SAF chapter to avail a scholarship under the SAF-Madanjeet Singh Group Scholarship Scheme, to study a two year M A Programme in South Asian Studies at the Pondicherry University.
Prof. N.K. Jha has joined as Director, Madanjeet Singh Institute of South Asian Regional Co-operation.
CENTER FOR SOUTH ASIAN STUDIES
SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES
The M.A. (South Asian Studies) program has started with 20 students, following the names of 12 SAARC Students who joined the Madanjeet Singh Centre (MISARC) along with their group picture, surrounding Prof. Tareen, Vice Chancellor and the Academia M.A. South Asian Studies.
Selected candidates under Ambassador Madanjeet Singh Group Scholarship for the Academic Year 2009-2011
1. Mr. M I L De Zoysa - Srilanka
2. Ms. Deepanjalie Abeywardana - Srilanka
3. Mr. Mohammed Sharif - Afghanistan
4. Mr. Rahmatullah - Afghanistan
5. Ms. Tanzia Anjum - Bangladesh
6. Mr. Abu Saleh Md. Yusuf - Bangladesh
7. Mr. Samten Lhedup - Bhutan
8. Ms. Januka Dhalal - Bhutan
9. Mr. Tenzing Sherpa - Nepal
10. Mr.Phurba Tenzing Sherpa - Nepal
11 Mr. Kankipati Rajesh - India
12 Ms. Sneha Chotai - India
30th March 2013
SAF Group Scholarships
UMISARC, Pondicherry University, India -
21st March 2013
Greater connectivity for regional prosperity
Kolkata, India -
16th March 2013
Kolkata conference on BIMST-EC