Centre Of Jaina Studies

Posted: 26.04.2004
Updated on: 17.12.2012

Alias

SOAS

Centre of Jaina Studies

The School of Oriental & African Studies (SOAS)
Thornhaugh Street
Russell Square
London WC1H 0XG
United Kingdom

General Contact Numbers
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7637 2388
Fax: +44 (0)20 7436 3844
web: www.soas.ac.uk

Press Officer
Tel: +44 (0)20 7898 4075
e-mail: mo2(at)soas.ac.uk
Web: Marketing department

Annual Conference (in March):



The aim of the Centre of Jaina Studies (CJS) is to promote the study of Jaina religion and culture by providing an interdisciplinary platform for academic research, teaching and publication in the field of Jaina Studies.

The Centre promotes the following activities:

  • Research projects in Jaina Studies
  • Dissemination of new research through the Centre's publications and website
  • Academic conferences, workshops, seminars, symposia and exhibitions.
  • Public lectures in Jaina Studies by leading scholars.
  • Academic exchange programmes.
  • Courses on Jainism, and postgraduate research in Jaina Studies at SOAS.
  • Expanding the resources relating to Jaina Studies in the SOAS Library
  • Establishing links with individuals and institutions with an academic interest in Jaina Studies

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