For the academic session 2021-22, Jamia Hamdard has introduced a two-year Master's programme in International Studies. The course will be offered as a Master of Arts (MA) by Hamdard Institute of International Studies, and the subject may be referred to as international relations, international affairs, and global affairs. The course is multi-disciplinary, drawing on the teaching and research strengths of International Politics, Law, Economics, and area studies (particularly Asia, Africa, and the Middle East), as well as a diverse range of languages.
Students can mix and match modules to satisfy their certain professional and personal interests.
The MA International Studies programme at Jamia Hamdard is aimed for those working in, or seeking to work in, government, non-profit, business, or academic organisations that require international expertise. The programme is designed to prepare students for a variety of positions, including those in the Foreign Service or other government departments; international civil service (such as the United Nations or European Union); international non-governmental organisations (working in fields such as development, humanitarian aid, and conflict resolution); multinational corporations and international media.
Jamia Hamdard MA International Studies Programme: Objective
- Excellent understanding of important concepts, theories, and debates in international affairs from an inter-disciplinary perspective
- Excellent understanding of international policy debates and key issues from a global perspective
- Ability to analyse current international policy issues and difficulties critically
- Module-specific practical abilities, such as policy analysis and advocacy, arbitration, mediation, and communications, are being developed.
Jamia Hamdard MA International Studies Programme: Details
Course Duration: Two Years, divided into four Semesters.
Eligibility: A candidate must have a Bachelor's degree in a related discipline from a recognised institute with a minimum of 50% marks to be considered for admission to MA (International Studies).
Selection Procedure: Candidates will be selected on the basis of merit, which is decided by their performance on the particular qualifying examination.
Application End Date: The deadline for applications is 15 September 2021.
Fee Structure: The annual course fee for Indian students is Rs. 100,000 and for NRIs and Foreign Nationals is USD 3,500.
Candidates are requested to visit the website jamiahamdard.nopaperforms.com to apply for admission.