Auroville campus: a living laboratory
Auroville is an international community of around 3000 people from 56 nations building a universal township near Pondicherry in South India.
Auroville Foundation is an institute of higher education, under the Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India.
The purpose of Auroville is to realise human unity – in diversity. Today Auroville is recognised as the first and only internationally endorsed ongoing experiment in human unity and transformation of consciousness, also concerned with - and practically researching into - sustainable living and the future cultural, environmental, social and spiritual needs of mankind.
The Auroville campus is spread over 3000 acres.