North Carolina Indian Associations



North Carolina has several Indian community and student associations.

Every Indian community, be it Tamils, Telugus, Bengalis, Oriyans, or Gujaratis, has its own association.

Besides language based associations, there are organizations representing the interests of students at University of North Carolina as well.

Bengali Associations

  • Indian Student Groups
  • South Asian Awareness Organization at UNC Chapel Hill

    Malayalee Associations
  • Tamil Sangams

  • Telugu Associations

  • Other Indian Associations


  • Indian associations in North Carolina are active and often organize events to celebrate prominent Indian events and festivals like Indian Independence Day, Republic Day and Ganesh Chaturthi, Dasara, Diwali, Sankranti, Ugadi and Vishu that bond the community.

    Most of these events include cultural programs like Music concerts, Bhangra, Bollywood dance and food counters serving Idly, Vada, Mysore Masala Dosa, Dokhla, Samosa, Dum Biryani etc.