About

Duke University India

Duke University India provides in-country support for existing Duke programs and creates new opportunities for the Duke community to engage with partners in India and across South Asia. 

Based in Bangalore, the Duke University India office facilitates research, partnerships, alumni connections, student learning and other Duke activities across the country.

Right now, Duke's presence in India includes 60 faculty members across 30 research projects and activities, 500 student projects and internships, and nearly 700 alumni.

Namrata Jha, Executive Director

The office is led by Namrata Jha, who coordinates research, learning and engagement throughout the region.

Namrata is available to support faculty, students and staff on the ground, from coordinating field experiences to facilitating in-country meetings with research partners.

Duke faculty and staff members interested in developing new partnerships and activities in the region can also contact Namrata for assistance connecting with local partners.