Teaching & Courses

A Global South perspective to the disciplinary knowledge around disabilities

One of the core objectives of CAGS is to develop the disciplinary body of knowledge around disabilities and accessibility from the perspective of the Global South. We aim to do this both through formal course offerings, affiliated with IIIT, Bengaluru, stand-alone certificate programs and continuing education programs.

Post-Graduate Diploma programme in Digital Product Design and Management (PGD-DPDM)

Introducing the one-year Post-Graduate Diploma in Digital Product Design and Management (PGD-DPDM) at IIIT-Bangalore, commencing July 2024. This full-time, on-campus program combines engineering and social sciences to delve into digital technology’s production and consumption practices. Designed with inclusivity in mind, it offers a rich learning experience, with options for further academic pursuit. Apply now!


An Introduction to Accessibility in the Global South

The introductory course on Accessibility is designed to bring in a Global South perspective on accessibility covering broad aspects of development theory and disability studies, organisational design and performance, and design principles and approaches for assistive technology (AT). The course is offered to senior undergraduate and post-graduate students from any discipline.


Winter School on Accessibility and Inclusion

CAGS organised an online, 3-day winter school on accessibility and inclusion in progressive organizations of the global south. The event was organised from 7th-9th January, 2021, and had participants from a wide range of backgrounds, including students from engineering and liberal arts institutions, working professionals from the corporate as well as the social sector, researchers and policy-makers.