M.Phil. On Campus


Jawaharlal Nehru University

12 months
2200 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The MPhil History programme at Jawaharlal Nehru University is made up of coursework and a dissertation. The coursework has to be completed in the first two semesters before the dissertation can be written and submitted (third and fourth semesters).


Altogether a student earns a total of 26 credits. 

Key Features 

  • The History MPhil programme from Jawaharlal Nehru University provides three ways of earning course credits. Students who have done their MA in History from JNU follow Combination A while students who have not done their MA in JNU are generally advised to follow either Combination B or C. 
  • Additionally, two 2 credit courses, on Reading Sources and Reading Texts can be offered in the Monsoon and Winter Semesters respectively, in case five or more students wish to offer these.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Historiography 
  • Historical Methods
  • Society & Economic in Early India
  • Religion and Society in Early India
  • Aspects of Economic History
  • Historical Archaeology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




26 alternative credits


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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