Institute of African Studies - Columbia University

African Studies Major

The African Studies major is no longer administered by the Institute of African Studies. As of fall 2013, the Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies (MESAAS) is administering the African Studies major. For students interested in the program, please visit the MESAAS Website for more information. Current and prospective majors should contact Prof. Kai Kresse ( for advising.