Tibet Policy Institute (TPI)

Call for Papers for the


October 18 (Tuesday) – 20 (Thursday), 2016

Venue: Dharamshala


Broad Theme: Tibet and Tibetans-in-Exile: Prospects and Challenges

Daily thematic discussions

  • Day-1: Chinese government policies in Tibet and issues concerning Tibetans in Tibet
  • Day-2 : Tibetans in exile: Issues and Challenges
  • Day-3 : Any other areas of research related to Tibet and Tibetans in exile



  • Interested participants are requested to submit their registration forms before Friday, July 29, 2016 along with the Abstract paper.
  • The registration form can be downloaded from the TPI website, tibetpolicy.net.
  • Tibetan research scholars pursuing Ph.D. and M.Phil. programs, affiliated to universities in India and abroad* and research institutions are eligible to apply.
  • Travel and lodging expenses of the presenters will be reimbursed. Selected papers will be published on the official website of TPI.
  • Click here for Registration form.

Guideline for paper submission

Submission of Abstracts

  • Abstracts should be between 200-350 words and must include the author’s name, institutional affiliation together with the title of the paper.
  • Abstracts will be evaluated and selected presenters will be notified by, Friday, August 5, 2016by email.

Submission of Full Papers

  • Full papers shall be accepted till 5pm, Friday, September 30, 2016.
  • Full papers must be submitted as a MS Word document with a word limit of 3000-3500 words. Font size: 12, Font Type: Times New Roman. Line spacing: 1.5
  • Papers could be either in English or Tibetan languages. Same applies for the presentation.


Additional queries about the conference can be sent to: Rinzin Dorjee, Tibet Policy Institute Tel: 98166 68664 E mail: ytrsc2015@gmail.com

* Successful candidates from abroad are requested to bear their own travel expenses.

Click here for announcement in Tibetan.

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