It’s time to visit the Indian Centre for Australian and New Zealand Studies

    Now is the time to visit the Centre for Australian and New Zealand Studies at Himachal Pradesh University in Shimla. The Centre is rapidly becoming a touchstone for people-to-people contacts between Australia and India. It also doesn’t hurt … Read More

Best Australian Universities for India & South Asia Studies

  Ever wondered what are the best universities in Australia for India studies? Well look no further, Asia Options has compiled all the options for South Asian studies into one compact list. Historically, Australia has been an international hub for … Read More

Mirrors. Image: Mohini Chandra

Exploring the Fiji Indian narrative: An Asialink Arts Residency in review with Mohini Chandra

Mohini Chandra undertook an Asialink Arts Residency at Kriti Gallery and Residency in Varanasi, India, in 2016. Asia Options’ India Editor, James, caught up with Mohini from the UK – where she currently lives and works – to talk about … Read More

IDEX Global Fellowship Program India

  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 … Read More

Uttarakhand to Canberra: Haydn Wilkins’ Indian resume

  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 … Read More

Louise’s AIESEC Global Citizen Volunteer Abroad Program to India

I’m Louise, the President of AIESEC at the University of Western Australia, and I’m in my final year of my undergraduate Commerce degree at the Business School. I have a passion for food, travelling to new places, meeting new people and making a difference, … Read More

Fiona Mckay’s tips for eating street food in India and experience working with street vendors

  One of the best things about living, working or studying in India is its strong food culture. You’ll find different foods in different states and cities. But one thing in common across India is the incredible array of snacks … Read More

Tara.Ed Teacher Tours India

  Tara.Ed is an innovative NGO working to increase teaching capabilities in India and create educational linkages between Australian and Indian schools. You can get involved with Tara.Ed through its Teacher Tours for teaching students, or volunteer opportunities for professionals. … Read More

Volunteering in Darjeeling with Tiny Angels, you can too!

Volunteering in India can really open doors and help you get further towards your chosen career or professional path. Asia Options India correspondent, Siobhan Marsh, sat down with Michelle Bourke to talk about her volunteering experience with Tiny Angels, a … Read More