List of Indian Americans and Indians who have received a Nobel prize
The following are the Nobel laureates who were Indian citizens at the time they were awarded the Nobel Prize.
|1913||Rabindranath Tagore||Literature||Because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West.|
|1930||C. V. Raman||Physics||For his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him.|
|1979||Mother Teresa||Peace||In recognition of [her] work in bringing help to suffering humanity|
|1998||Amartya Sen||Economic Sciences||For his contributions to welfare economics.|
|2014||Kailash Satyarthi||Peace||For their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education.|
Born in India
The following Nobel laureates were born as Indian citizens but were citizens of another country when they were awarded the prize.
|1968||Har Gobind Khorana||United States||(born in Raipur, India)||Physiology or Medicine|
|1983||Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar||United States||(born in Lahore, India)||Physics|
|2009||Venki Ramakrishnan||United Kingdom / United States||(born in Chidambaram, India)||Chemistry|
|2019||Abhijit Banerjee||United States||(born in Mumbai, India)||Economic Sciences|