M.Phil. On Campus

Canadian Studies

Jawaharlal Nehru University

12 months
2200 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Canadian Studies Programme (CSP) of the School of International Studies (SIS) at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi, is a full-fledged Area Studies programme on Canada. The first of its own kind, CSP is a taught-cum-research programme at the Masters' and Doctoral level on contemporary Canada.


CSP was formally launched in the academic year 2001-02. Together with US and Latin American Studies Programmes, CSP constitutes the Centre for Canadian, US & Latin American Studies in SIS. 

Key Features 

  • The School of International Studies administers one of the largest area study and international studies programmes in India and admittedly in the developing world. In brief, CSP is one among the several premier area study programmes in SlS.
  • Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) in Canadian Studies-a four-semester programme from Jawaharlal Nehru University spread over two academic calendar years of which two semesters are for course work and two semesters for preparation of a dissertation.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Foreign Policy of Canada
  • Government and Politics in Canada
  • Multiculturalism, Indigenism and Diasporic Aspects of Canadian Society
  • Political Economy of Canada
  • Research Methodology
  • Canada in World Affairs

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Foreign Nationals applying for admission as self financing students are required to provide detail of the Bank account, etc. with their application forms and a certificate from their respective bankers to the effect that they have sufficient funds available in their bank account to sustain their studies in India for the duration of the programme.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1100 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • 216 RS - national 


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