South Asia

Key activity in the South Asia region

We aim to deepen our collaborative ties further through joint research and innovation, teaching and transformative learning opportunities.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson visited Gujarat Biotechnology University (GBU) in India

Insight into our key strategic partners across South Asia.

Project group shot

Passionate people are an important part of our partnerships.

Woman spraying pesticides on crops by hand

Insight into our key research projects across South Asia.

At a glance

  • Over 1,700 of our staff and students from South Asia
  • Over 3,600 alumni across 8 South Asian countries
  • 26 partners across South Asia
  • 5 South Asian student societies with over 300 members

Regional engagement

We value our relationships throughout South Asia, evidenced through our community, partnerships, research and capacity building initiatives.


“Our South Asia networks and connections are rich and ever-expanding through high-quality joint research and training engagements in healthcare. We also have the proud legacy of training several brilliant South Asian minds, our early alumni include Dr. Kadambini Ganguly, one of India’s first female doctors!”

Rebecca Reynolds, Professor of Metabolic Medicine and International Dean for the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine.

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Bringing together expertise on South Asia to enable cross-disciplinary conversations, networks, and collaborations.