Our Story

Humanities Institute,  a 501 (c) 3 non-profit foundation was established in 2005 to promote education and research in the field of Humanities. The Humanities Institute is located in California. HI is a research oriented graduate school and actively looking for gifted and committed researchers and graduate students.   Our experienced faculty specializes in the field of the comparative Humanities.

                                                                     Our Mission

Our mission is to promote understanding and harmony among the peoples of different cultures of the world, through scholarly study and research into the Literature and Humanities of different cultures.  HI aims to provide high-quality humanities education free of charge. HI courses are taught by HI by Ph.D.-credentialed experts who work one-on-one with students.                                             

                                     Comparative Studies of Civilizations 

Humanities Institute specializes in the comparative study of world civilizations, the global achievement of human beings. HI makes extensive use of the thematic approach in its investigations.

                                              Predoctoral Fellowships

To provide support for the study of the humanities, HI is offering Predoctoral fellowships up to $30,000 per candidate, given successful completion of courses over the 2-year fellowship period.

                                        Online Library in Humanities

Over the years, HI has developed an extensive array of courses, articles, and studies written and developed by experts and commissioned directly by HI for the purposes of developing a unique body of knowledge.  HI also has developed high quality courses and certificates with lesson plans and assessments. At this time there are more than ten thousand articles in our 27 encyclopedias, all authored by accomplished scholars in their fields. Access will be given free of charge to all registered students, faculty and staff of the Humanities Institute.