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Application / आवेदन

Applications are invited through ONLINE MODE only for the courses to be held during the year 2020 - 2021 at HRDC, JNU.

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1.  The last date for receipt of an application form is 25 days before the start of the course.
2.  Please read HOW TO APPLY instructions before applying to a course
3.   Applicants are required to pay the application fee before applying to course. Please select Application fee option only while applying to a course. Course registration fee is to submitted after selection only in respective course
4.  Applicants are required to apply separately for each course with seperate application fee. One Receipt Number/Transaction ID can be used to apply in one course only
5.  Applications with incorrect Receipt Number/ Transaction ID will be rejected
6.  Applicants are required to upload the duly signed/ forwarded copy of application form at the portal (Maximum 1MB in size). Applicants need to make sure at their end to upload the correct copy as it can be uploaded only once. Incorrect uploaded applications are liable to be rejected

In case it is not possible to get the application form duly signed /forwarded then the applicant can get permission for the course on email and merge the copy of it with the scanned  signed (by applicant) application form and upload the pdf on the portal.

8.  Selected applicants will be intimated by E-mail/Letter after screening.
9.  Please bring relieving order from the appropriate authority at the time of joining the course. No one shall be allowed to sit in the course without a releiving order.
10.  If any discrepancy is found at any stage the candidature of the applicant will be cancelled.
11.  Teachers working in universities and colleges that are included under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act, even though they may not yet be fit to be included under Section  12 (B), may be invited to participate in the Orientation Programmes and Refresher Programmes. The teachers of colleges that do not yet come within the purview of Section 12(B), but have been affiliated to a university for at least two years, will be permitted to participate in the programmes/courses. However, they won’t be paid TA/DA and other allowances for attending these courses

A warm welcome to the modified and updated website of the Centre for East Asian Studies. The East Asian region has been at the forefront of several path-breaking changes since 1970s beginning with the redefining the development architecture with its State-led development model besides emerging as a major region in the global politics and a key hub of the sophisticated technologies. The Centre is one of the thirteen Centres of the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi that provides a holistic understanding of the region.

Initially, established as a Centre for Chinese and Japanese Studies, it subsequently grew to include Korean Studies as well. At present there are eight faculty members in the Centre. Several distinguished faculty who have now retired include the late Prof. Gargi Dutt, Prof. P.A.N. Murthy, Prof. G.P. Deshpande, Dr. Nranarayan Das, Prof. R.R. Krishnan and Prof. K.V. Kesavan. Besides, Dr. Madhu Bhalla served at the Centre in Chinese Studies Programme during 1994-2006. In addition, Ms. Kamlesh Jain and Dr. M. M. Kunju served the Centre as the Documentation Officers in Chinese and Japanese Studies respectively.

The academic curriculum covers both modern and contemporary facets of East Asia as each scholar specializes in an area of his/her interest in the region. The integrated course involves two semesters of classes at the M. Phil programme and a dissertation for the M. Phil and a thesis for Ph. D programme respectively. The central objective is to impart an interdisciplinary knowledge and understanding of history, foreign policy, government and politics, society and culture and political economy of the respective areas. Students can explore new and emerging themes such as East Asian regionalism, the evolving East Asian Community, the rise of China, resurgence of Japan and the prospects for reunification of the Korean peninsula. Additionally, the Centre lays great emphasis on the building of language skills. The background of scholars includes mostly from the social science disciplines; History, Political Science, Economics, Sociology, International Relations and language.

Several students of the centre have been recipients of prestigious research fellowships awarded by Japan Foundation, Mombusho (Ministry of Education, Government of Japan), Saburo Okita Memorial Fellowship, Nippon Foundation, Korea Foundation, Nehru Memorial Fellowship, and Fellowship from the Chinese and Taiwanese Governments. Besides, students from Japan receive fellowship from the Indian Council of Cultural Relations.