University of Commons is about making change
We are a global movement that challenges the status quo. We inspire young people to recognize their responsibility to create a better world and empower them to drive change.
Experiential Learning for Commoners. Real Impact for Society.
India Agri Fellowship
Transform the lives of thousands of farmers. Join the human-centered journey that is designed for Inclusive Entrepreneurship. Help marginalized farmers climb up the agri value chain and increase their income.
Start a Community Enterprise
The real learning is in doing! Inviting young leaders to improve the world through entrepreneurial action. Do what leaders do, begin with socially relevant idea, build a team & build a better community.
Department of Stories
Stories are everywhere, they shape our worldview and nourish our imagination.
The department of stories encourages us to paint a picture of the society we would like to live in: our view of the ideal society of the future. It could be imaginary and futuristic, but when told in a compelling manner, it is one step closer to becoming a reality.
Department of Solutions
Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow know what you truly want to become.
At the Department of Solutions, we attempt to solve the community’s most challenging problems. We, the solvers, are fundamental pillars of any community’s growth. We are identiﬁed as social entrepreneurs, engineers, or sometimes just tinkers.
Department of Journeys
They always say that ‘the journey is worth taking’.
The quest of the Department of Journeys is to carefully curate pathways that will unfold for you to explore the world through meaningful interactions. These routes have been handpicked by distilling the experience of those who have delved into complex social issues and pioneered change.
IAF Fellow Sumathkumar’s Success Story:
Suryanarayan – ZBNF farmer from Hussainpuram village in Kurnool district. He is earning a profitable living by growing jasmine and...
The overall program was great! It showed that reason behind our presence matters than any other details.
I have gained confidence to face challenges and start working on them. I would like to work in the field of education and bring some change by building an interest based education system.
The Creative Leadership Program was really good, the best things about the program was how it was designed. It included all the things which were needed, and according to me for the first time the program delivered what it promised. It moved me totally.
The Creative Leadership Program is really a good platform to explore our leadership qualities. It exposed me to various ground realities of society and immersions were really insightful. I got to know ground realities, about change makers, their journey, which was inspirational.