MA in Liberal Arts

MA in Liberal Arts

The Master of Arts (MA) in Liberal Arts program at Ajeenkya DY Patil University (ADYPU) is designed to provide advanced and in-depth interdisciplinary education to students seeking to deepen their understanding of various fields within the arts and humanities. This program offers an intellectual journey that encourages critical thinking, creativity, and cultural awareness, allowing students to explore a diverse range of subjects. With an emphasis on research, communication, and problem-solving skills, the MA in Liberal Arts equips graduates with a variety of career opportunities, including academia, research, public policy, and the cultural and creative industries.

MA in Liberal Arts

Duration: Two Years | Full Time

Eligibility: Graduation in any discipline – Science / Arts / Commerce / Engineering The Program

Program Highlights

  • Comprehensive Study: Engage in an in-depth exploration of international politics, economics, law, history, and culture.
  • Specialized Tracks: Customize your education with specialized tracks such as diplomacy, global security, development studies, or regional studies.
  • Advanced Research: Conduct original research and analysis on complex international issues, culminating in a thesis or capstone project.
  • Expert Faculty: Learn from renowned scholars and practitioners with expertise in various areas of international relations.
  • Global Perspective: Gain insights into global dynamics through coursework, case studies, and interactions with diverse perspectives.
  • Professional Development: Develop practical skills for careers in diplomacy, international organizations, NGOs, research, or academia through internships, workshops, and networking opportunities.
  • Language Proficiency: Enhance language skills relevant to your area of focus, with opportunities for language courses and immersion programs.
  • Field Experience: Participate in study abroad programs, field research, or simulations to gain firsthand experience in international contexts.
  • Interdisciplinary Approach: Benefit from interdisciplinary perspectives by integrating insights from political science, economics, sociology, and other fields.

What will You Explore As Part of the Program?

  • Global Political Economy: Analyzing the interplay between politics and economics on the global stage.
  • Diplomacy and Negotiation: Studying the theory and practice of diplomacy, negotiation techniques, and conflict resolution strategies in international relations.
  • International Security: Investigating security challenges
  • International Law and Institutions: Exploring the role of international law, treaties, and institutions
  • Regional Studies: Examining the political, economic, and social dynamics of specific regions
  • Global Governance and Multilateralism: Analyzing the effectiveness of multilateral institutions and mechanisms in addressing transnational issues
  • Humanitarian Affairs and Development: Exploring humanitarian interventions, development policies, and aid strategies aimed at addressing poverty, inequality, and social justice issues worldwide.
  • Research Methods and Analysis: Developing research skills in qualitative and quantitative methods, data analysis, and policy analysis to conduct original research and contribute to academic discourse.
  • Cross-Cultural Communication: Enhancing cross-cultural communication skills and intercultural competence to navigate diverse cultural contexts and facilitate international cooperation.
  • Emerging Issues and Trends: Keeping abreast of emerging issues and trends in international relations.

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How will you be taught?

An MA in Liberal Arts with a focus on International Relations opens up a world of career opportunities in the field of global affairs, diplomacy, and international cooperation. Graduates with this specialization are well-prepared for a range of positions in both the public and private sectors. Here are some career and job opportunities for individuals with an MA in Liberal Arts – International Relations:

  • Advanced Seminars
  • Interdisciplinary Approach
  • Case Studies and Simulations
  • Research-Intensive Curriculum
  • Expert Guest Lectures
  • Policy Analysis Workshops
  • Language Proficiency
  • Global Immersion Programs
  • Model United Nations (MUN) Participation
  • Digital Diplomacy and Technology Integration
  • Policy Debates
  • Networking Opportunities:
  • Media Analysis:
  • Human Rights and Ethics:
  • Security Studies:
  • Diplomatic and Negotiation Skills:
  • Peacebuilding and Conflict Resolution:
  • Internship Opportunities:
  • Capstone Symposium: