M.Phil. On Campus

East Asian Studies

Jawaharlal Nehru University

12 months
2200 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The integrated course from Jawaharlal Nehru University involves two semesters of classes at the M. Phil East Asian Studies programme and a dissertation for the M. Phil and a thesis for Ph. D programme respectively. 


The academic curriculum at Jawaharlal Nehru University covers both modern and contemporary facets of East Asian Studies as each scholar specializes in an area of his/her interest in the region. 

Key Features 

  • Students can explore new and emerging themes such as East Asian regionalism, the evolving East Asian Community, the rise of China, resurgence of Japan and the prospects for reunification of the Korean peninsula. Additionally, the Centre lays great emphasis on the building of language skills. 
  • The background of scholars includes mostly from the social science disciplines; History, Political Science, Economics, Sociology, International Relations and language.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Chinese Economic Patterns & Development
  • Chinese Political System
  • China’s Foreign Policy & International Relations
  • Communist Movement In China 1921-1949
  • Modern History Of Japan
  • Government & Politics In Japan

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.


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