Public action. Performers (from left to right) Kiran Joan, Keerthana Chandragiri and Hannah Raisin. Hannah Raisin is a video and performance artist from Melbourne, Australia, whose playful and subversive work focuses on the female body and its representation. In 2016, she was an artist in residence at 1Shanthiroad studios in Bengaluru for two months, where she…

Are you an Artist that wants to work in India or learn from Indian artists? Asia Options has put together a shortlist of five of the best artist residencies in India. If you want to find a way to collaboratively engage with Indian artist communities, and learn from some of the best, keep reading! Khoj…

1) John, what is the AII Victoria India Internship Program you completed and what sparked your interest to apply? The Australia India Institute (AII) offers internships at organisations in several cities throughout India as well as positions at Indian companies based in Victoria. There are positions at organisations in a wide range of fields including…

    Calling all bibliophiles! Are you looking for India’s best libraries? Do you need resources to help you dive head first into your academic research? Do you need a quiet place to unwind with a good book? Or, do you just want to escape the heat and immerse yourself in Indian literature? Look no…

  Namaste and welcome to your guide to learning Hindi online. Whether you’re a complete beginner, looking for extra material to augment your Hindi course or want to keep your Hindi skills up to scratch post-study, there is a great range of online Hindi resources out there to help. Here is a selection of sites,…

  To make sure that your arrival in India is as smooth as it can possibly be, Asia Options has compiled you a guide on how to find accommodation in India. Securing the right lodgings in India is notoriously tricky, but if you go in armed with the right information, it doesn’t need to be a…

  The Jindal Global University and the Centre for India Australia Studies is offering an exciting new India Immersion Programme: An Introduction to Law, Business and Society in India. If you are studying or have an interest in Law and India studies, this is the perfect opportunity to spend valuable time in India, engage with…

The Australia India Institute’s (AII) Victoria India Internship Program is your chance to intern at an Indian company operating in India or in Victoria. It’s an excellent opportunity to gain important professional skills in your area of interest and benefit from invaluable international experience, helping you learn more about the Indian market, business culture in…

  Applications are now open for the July 2016 semester in India, due March 1, 2016. Otherwise, stayed tuned for the next semester.   Are you a young professional who is keen to learn from and contribute to social enterprises in India while benefiting from a structured mentoring program? Sounds like the IDEX Global Fellowship is for…

  There are so many places to study, work and live in India that sometimes it’s hard to know where to start. The beauty of India is its diversity and the fact that each city you go to will have something new and different to offer. Whether it’s your first time to India or you…

  Haydn Wilkins has a pretty impressive and diverse resume of Indian experiences. Experiences that he believes have taken him a long way in the early stages of his professional life. Asia Options’ new India Correspondent, Felix Pal, recently caught up with him to go through his Indian resume and see where it has led him.…

    The most common misconception about language and India is that English will get you by. Yes, it makes it easier that English is widely spoken across India and often used by government, universities and businesses, but that is only one side to what is a very large and diverse country. If you’re serious…