India Office

Since 2004 NCI has an India Liaison office in Delhi, approved by the Indian Government (see History), through which scholars, students and delegations from the member universities can get assistance when preparing for research studies in India and establishing contacts and cooperation with Indian universities and governmental bodies.

Since September 2014 the NCI has appointed a new Director, Dr. Samrat S. Kumar, at the India office. The director is responsible for coordinating and developing the activities of the NCI in India.

Director’s Residence

Researchers, scholars, students and representatives from the member universities of NCI are welcome to visit the NCI Director's Residence. The Director's Residence located in the southern part of Delhi, in Nizamuddin East. It is possible for NCI members to use the facilities of the director’s residence, e.g. organize meetings and smaller academic events.The Residence has also three guest rooms available for members for short-term stays free of cost. For more information about staying at the residence please send an email to

Address: Nordic Centre in India, C-7,
Nizamuddin East,
New Delhi 110 013, India

Phone: +91 11 465 029 94

Dr. Samrat S.Kumar
Director of India Liaison Office

Mobile: +91 858 894 4284


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