M.A. (Political Science)

Post Graduate Programmes

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Program Code 10201

Course Overview

  • Campus
  • Noida
  • Institute
  • Amity Institute of Social Sciences
  • University
  • Amity University Uttar Pradesh
  • Program Code
  • 10201
  • Eligibility
  • Graduation in relevant stream

  • Duration
  • 2 years
  • 1st Year Non Sponsored Semester Fee (Rs. in Lacs)
  • 0.53
  • 1st Year Sponsored Semester Fee (Rs. in Lacs)
  • 0.795
 
  • Fee Structure
  • Program Educational Objectives
  • Program Learning Outcomes
1st Year Non Sponsored Semester Fee (Rs. in Lacs) : 0.53
1st Year Sponsored Semester Fee (Rs. in Lacs) : 0.795
  • 1. Students shall be able to develop critical thinking relating to the study of political science, political ideologies and philosophies; study of government; political processes and political systems.
  • 2. Students shall be able to conceptualize research strategies and methods
  • 3. Students shall be able to demonstrate critical conceptual knowledge, theory and empirical information.
  • 4. Students shall be able to think critically, independently and creatively identify and formulate cases, issues, solutions related to political science.
  • 5. Students shall be able to develop range of leadership skills and exhibit initativeness while working in collaboration and demonstrate ability to work in team with self-awareness of personal strengths and limitation.
  • 6. Students shall demonstrated highest level of ethical conduct; discuss professionalism and professional responsibility when involved in work place.
  • 7. Students shall be able to discuss and demonstrated professional skills which will lead to employability and exhibit capability to pursue alternate career paths such as doctoral training, post-doctoral research and advanced training certifications.
  • 8. Students shall be able to understand global issues from different perspectives and apply them in the field of political science.
  • 9. Students shall be able to develop ability to update themselves using information technology.
  • 10. Students shall develop ability and inquisitiveness to continuously update themselves with respect to the recent trends in field of political science.
  • Define Political Science as a comprehensive discipline keeping in mind the interdisciplinary approach.
  • Paraphrase the multiple sources and critically evaluate research strategies and methods.
  • Demonstrate critically conceptual, theoretical and empirical information
  • Categorize and apply research knowledge and skill to undertake research communicate political and social ideas.
  • Create the spirit of team work and leadership through coherent and sound knowledge of theories, principals, concepts and practices in political science.
  • Invent communication skills and methods for case studies, report writing and policy formation by using original ideas.
  • Judge the knowledge gained after studying the curriculum at the P.G level for the professional arena.
  • Solve the issues related with management of current global issues by analyzing various political theories
  • Judge the awareness skills and ability to make use and understanding of issues concerning social sciences with the help of latest digital information technology
  • Construct an environment to implement and to make use of various government sponsored projects and schemes launched for the betterment of the people.

Course Structure

  • 1st Year
  • 2nd Year

Semester 1

Course Title Course Type Credit L T PS SW Total Credits Syllabus
Term Paper (PG) Non Teaching Credit Courses 0 0 0 0 2.00 View
Dynamics of International Relations (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
History of Political Theory - I (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Comparative Political Analysis - I (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Theory and Practice of Public Administration - I (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
International Relations 1914 - 1945 (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Indian Government and Politics (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
India’s Foreign Policy: Origin, Evolution and Determinants (PG) Core Courses 0 0 0 0 0.00 View

Semester 2

Course Title Course Type Credit L T PS SW Total Credits Syllabus
Seminar (PG) Non Teaching Credit Courses 0 0 0 0 2.00 View
History of Political Theory - II (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Comparative Political Analysis - II (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Changing International Public Order (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Theory and Practice of Public Administration - II (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Research Methods in Social Sciences (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
E Governance (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Gender and Development (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View

Semester 3

Course Title Course Type Credit L T PS SW Total Credits Syllabus
Summer Internship (PG) Non Teaching Credit Courses 0 0 0 0 4.00 View
Case Based Report (PG) Mandatory Courses 0 0 0 0 3.00 View
Indian Administration - I (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Indian Society, Structure and Change (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Development in West Asia (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 0 0 0 0 0.00 View
Public Policy and Governance (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Analysing Foreign Policy (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 0 0 0 0 0.00 View
Developments in South Asia (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 0 0 0 0 0.00 View
International Economic Relations (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Modern Indian Political Thinkers (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View

Semester 4

Course Title Course Type Credit L T PS SW Total Credits Syllabus
Political Theory & Indian Politics (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Dissertation (PG) Non Teaching Credit Courses 0 0 0 0 8.00 View
Western Political Thought (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Contemporary International Policies (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Indian Adminstration- II (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Politics in India (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Women and The Political Process (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
International Organizations and World Order (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View
Dynamics of International Law (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View