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ICC, JNU organises counselling sessions for JNU Students

ICC, JNU organises counselling sessions for JNU Students

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The ICC office would like to introduce counselling sessions for all concerned, The details are as follows:




Internal Complaints Committee of JNU, has a zero-tolerance policy towards any kind of sexual harassment which takes place in its sprawling campus. A number of sexual harassment cases have been dealt with successfully in this academic year. In addition to its usual course of action, ICC, JNU would like to introduce a counselling session, on a monthly basis, for students who want to avail the benefit of the session.



What will be done in the counselling session?


  1. To keep the students abreast of what constitutes sexual harassment.
  2. What could be the prospective repercussions if found guilty of sexual harassment.
  3. To answer their queries related to sexual harassment.



How to apply


Below is the link of the registration form to be filled and submitted, on-line on and for hard copy of the form, Room No.- 230, Administrative Building.


Link to fill form :-  


After getting 20 such forms, ICC will organize counselling session accordingly on monthly basis. This time it is going to be done on 17.01.2022, 3:00 pm onwards.


NOTE- Registration is entirely free of cost.  


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.