M.Phil. On Campus

African Studies

Jawaharlal Nehru University

2200 USD/year
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This is an integrated programme in African Studies offered by the Jawaharlal Nehru University.


We offer a master degree in African Studies at Jawaharlal Nehru University. At the M.Phil. level a student is required to put two years out of which the first year is devoted to course work and in the next year the student writes his/ her dissertation under the supervision of a faculty member. 

Key Features 

  • After fulfilling the minimum grade requirements at the M.Phil. level the student is enrolled into the Ph.D. programme which is for four years maximum. 
  • The entire period under Ph.D. is devoted to thesis writing and research publication.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Political System in Africa 
  • Africa and the World 
  • Research Methodology 
  • Ideologies in African 
  • Development Strategies Sub-Saharan Africa 
  • Government and Politics in North Africa 

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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
  • 216 RS - national 


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