The Mahatma Gandhi Institute - MGI

The MGI was established in 1970 as a joint Government of Mauritius – Government of India venture for the promotion of education and culture, in general, with emphasis on Indian culture and traditions. It has responsibilities, within the tertiary set-up, for running programmes in such areas as Indian Studies, Performing Arts, Fine Arts, Chinese and Mauritian Studies.
The MGI currently has 3 main schools operating at the tertiary level, namely the School of Indian Studies, the School of Music and Fine Arts, and the School of Mauritian and Area Studies. It is now running Certificate, Diploma, Degree level programmes in Languages, Fine Arts and Performing Arts and Master level programmes in Languages in collaboration with the UoM.