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Master of Arts- Modern History

Master of Arts- Modern History

School of Humanities & Social Sciences (SHSS)

  • Level

    Post Graduate

  • Duration

    2 Years

About the Programme

M.A. in Modern History course offers a blend of Modern Indian History along with contemporary global History. The Modern Indian History includes Indian Nationalism, contemporary India along with focusing on relatively modern streams of study such as Gender Studies, Subaltern Studies, and Gandhian studies. It also enriches the students with a sense of time, space, culture, society, economy and polity in various eras.   Apart from learning these aspects of Modern Indian History, students get to know about contemporary world as well, ranging from the history of eastern to western countries to the significant global episodes.

Thus, this course not only enlighten the student with historical analysis of the past but also enhance their understating of the international events through contemporary History. It also aims to broaden the methodology and understanding of historical research and enables them to decode the hidden narrative and agendas in historical writings.

This course is for individuals who...

M.A. in Modern History  is for students who have a Bachelors degree in any stream and are looking to develop a rigorous historical understanding of contemporary India and the world.

Course Fee
For National Students
1st Year 77250 2nd Year 79568
For International Students
Fee Per Semester Fee Per Year
1550 3000
Eligibility Criteria
For National Students
  • B.A. with minimum 50% marks
For International Students The eligibility criterion for all programs for international applicants is minimum 50% in the qualifying examination and having studied the pre-requisite subjects for admission in to the desired program.
Career path you can choose after the course
  • Government job
  • Researcher
  • Academician
  • Museology Researcher
  • Curator
  • Education sector
  • Teaching
  • Heritage & Tourism
  • Creative writing
  • Entrepreneurial pursuits

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