NIT Silchar to Host a Course on ‘Conquest of Knowledge: The British in India’

HTCampus Expert updated on : 19 Aug 2016

‘Conquest of Knowledge: The British in India’ a course will be hosted by NITS in the month of December 2016.

National Institute of Technology, Silchar will offer a course on the topic ‘Conquest of Knowledge: The British in India’ between December 16 and 22, 2016.
 
This course is open to Postgraduate (MA, MPhil, PhD) students who are interested in the British period of Indian history, comparative colonialism, colonial societies, cultural anthropology, historical anthropology, comparative history, political theory, postcolonial theory, and cultural, social, and intellectual history.
 
Faculty members from reputed academic institutions or from the industry with similar interests are also eligible.
 
This course examines the transformations wrought in India by the British, principally in the intellectual technologies of governance, rather than in histories riveted upon military conquests, the lives of proconsuls, or imperial policies and nationalist responses.
 
Registration Fee:
 
  • Participants from abroad: US $500
  • Participants from Industry-Research Organizations: INR 10000
  • Participants from Academic Institutions: INR 5000 
  • Students: INR 1000 
 
Source: Ghufran Alam Siddiqui, HTCampus Specialist 

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