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.
Creative Leadership Program
Are you excited to meet new people, gain new perspectives and learn from the community?
Join the Creative Leadership Program and meet a ‘town-full’ of people with different backgrounds who inspire your leadership journey.
Be A Doer
Transform the lives of thousands of farmers and artisans through our flagship Service Learning Program. Join the human-centered journey that is designed for the growth of farmers, artisans and weavers in rural India and build capacity with young leaders in urban India.
Carefully curated pathways that will unfold for you to explore the world through meaningful interactions. Join us on a journey that is packed with adventure, intrigue and life changing experiences
Young Leaders Program
Turning children into creative citizens of today and leaders of tomorrow. Igniting the spark of proactiveness and social sensitivity in children with added ingredient of leadership abilities. In partnership with your school!
Roots: Youth Unconference
Schedule a participant-driven leadership session in your institution/organization, that creates space for peer learning, collaboration and diversity of opinion among youth, about pertinent social issues in their communities
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.
Experiential Learning – The Need of the Hour
The roots of the current educational system in India can be traced back to the days of the British Raj. While...
Creative Leadership Program – Batch 3 Highlights
The major driver for UoC’s programs have always been the participants. For the third edition of the Creative Leadership Program, the...
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.