SWEDISH SOUTH ASIAN STUDIES NETWORK
On 11 March 2011, the Swedish International Programme Office for Education and Training decided upon the eleventh round of Linnaeus Palme Exchange Programme grants, for the period 1 July 2011 – 30 June 2012. A total amount of SEK 50 Million was distributed to 240
projects at Swedish universities. The grants are funded by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida).
Go for the full list of Linnaeus Palme grants 2011 (as a pdf-file).
Out of 240 projects given grants, 4 are with Bangladesh, 16 with India, 2 with Nepal, 1 with Pakistan, and 4 with Sri Lanka. Go for the full list of Linnaeus Palme grants 2011 (as a pdf-file).
Please note that SASNET provides additional value. Not only do we give you the list below, but for most of the Swedish departments involved, SASNET has produced specially designed presentation pages with detailed information about the researchers and teachers involved in South Asia related projects within the specific department.
(Alltogether SASNET currently provides extensive information about South Asia projects at more than 250 Swedish university departments, a unique material. See the full list .
Here are the South Asia related projects granted (and the counterparts in each programme):
Department of Surgery, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Sahlgrenska Academy Patan Academy of Health Sciences, Nepal. SEK 80 000
Department of Social Work – Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India. SEK 274 780
Dept. of Business Administration – Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management (IITTM), Gwalior/Bhubaneswar/Goa/New Delhi, India. SEK 173 400
Department of Business and Economic Studies – American International University-Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh. SEK 261 456
Dept. of Caring Sciences and Sociology – Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India. SEK 272 540
School of Health Sciences – Lokmanya Foundation, Pune, India. SEK 259 380
Department of Nursing Science – Datta Meghe Institute of medical sciences, Nagpur, India. SEK 126 560
Faculty of Social and Life Sciences – Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU), Bangladesh. SEK 80 000
Medical doctors training – Christian Medical College, Vellore, India. SEK 197 950
Division of Nursing, Department of Neurobiology, Caring Sciences and Society – Christian Medical College, Vellore, India. SEK 118 780
Division of Physiotherapy, Department of Neurobiology, Caring Sciences and Society –Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences, India. SEK 80 000
Department for Health Sciences Open University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. SEK 176 626
Department of Land and Water Resources Engineering – Dept. of Geology, Dhaka University, Bangladesh. SEK 140 728
Department of Land and Water Resources Engineering – National Law School of India, Bangalore, India. SEK 367 380
School of Technology and Health – Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Bangladesh. SEK 200 328
Division of Gender and Medicine, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine – Kathmandu Medical College Teaching Hospital (MKC), Nepal. SEK 243 458
School of Arts and Communication (K3), Faculty of Culture and Society– Indian Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore, India. SEK 327 300
Department of Urban Studies, Faculty of Culture and Society – University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. SEK 112 132
Department of Innovation, Design and Engineering – Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Lahore, Pakistan. SEK 40 000
School of Life Sciences – Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences, India. SEK 80 000
Department of Economic History – School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India. SEK 146 520
Department of Applied Educational Science – University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. SEK 164 540
Department of Computing Science – University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. SEK 76 132
Department of Social Welfare – Cauvery College for Women, Tiruchirapalli, India. SEK 391 860
Faculty of Medicine – St. John’s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India. SEK 294 780
Department of Earth Sciences Anna University, Chennai, India. SEK 232 890
Department of History Calcutta University, Kolkata, India. SEK 270 780