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The MA Program (Political Science)

The MA Program (Political Science)

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MA (Political Science)
The Master of Arts (MA) in Political Science Program is a two year full time campus program offered by ICFAI University Mizoram with a view to impart in-depth knowledge and broad understanding of Political thought and political systems.

Two years

Students who successfully complete the program will be awarded the "Master of Arts in Political Science" Degree by the University, subject to University regulations.

Graduate with any discipline with a minimum aggregate marks of 40% or more. Final year students awaiting results may also apply.

Program Structure:
The MA Program is organized into 4 semesters in two years. Candidates are required to complete 12 Major Papers and three electives. Students are additionally required to complete a Master’s research project and a Post Graduate Dissertation.

MA (Political Science) Program Structure
Semester-I Semester-II
YEAR I Classical Political Philosophy Modern Political Philosophy
Constitutional Developments in India Perspectives on International Relations
Contemporary Political Theory Research Methods in Political Science
Politics in Northeast India Developmental Processes and Social Movements in Contemporary India
Computer Concepts (Compulsory)
Master's Research Project
Semester-III Semester-IV
YEAR II Political Economy Contemporary Political Issues
Modern Indian Political Thought Ethnic Politics in India
Comparative Politics / Modern Governments India and the World
Public Policy and Governance in India Dissertation
The program structure is subject to periodic review.