SOAS University of London

Mohini Gupta

The knowledge and enthusiasm regarding South Asia at SOAS made me proud of belonging to the region as well as embarrassed of how little I knew about it

MA Cultural Studies
The library is unbelievably well stocked with texts spanning across different disciplinary, temporal and linguistic spheres….. The knowledge and enthusiasm regarding South Asia at SOAS made me proud of belonging to the region as well as embarrassed of how little I knew about it… The course on South Asia taught me to nuance my research interests by widening my scope of study. No region can be studied in isolation and studying comparative cultures of India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh changed the way I looked at my own culture and made me appreciate the similarities and differences in the others.