Welcome to AIPS

The American Institute of Pakistan Studies (AIPS), established in 1973, is a bi-national research and education organization with a mission to promote academic study of Pakistan in the US and to encourage scholarly exchange between the US and Pakistan.

It is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt, autonomous organization and a member of the Council of American Overseas Research Centers.

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AIPS Book Prize Announced: Call for Submissions

AIPS is now accepting applications for the 2014-15 AIPS Book Prize! Deadline for submissions will be May 1, 2015.

Please click here for submission details.

AIPS Book Prize Awarded!

It is with great pleasure that AIPS awards the 2013-14 AIPS Book Prize to Cabeiri deBergh Robinson, Associate Professor of International Studies & South Asian Studies at the University of Washington, for her book, Body of Victim, Body of Warrior: Refugee Families and the Making of Kashmiri Jihadists.

AIPS Funded Lecture on Islamic Banking and Finance

Lecture Title: Islamic Banking and Finance in Praxis: Pakistan as a Case Study
Speaker: Imam Uddin (DHA Suffa University Karachi)

10 am, Monday, April 6, 2015, MARC Pavilion, Florida International University-Modesto Maidique Campus

Karachi Literature Festival

AIPS awarded an international travel grant to Dr. Sean Pue, Michigan State University AIPS Representative, to attend the Karachi Literature Festival. Please see Dr. Pue's blog on the event!

Sean's blog