M.Phil. On Campus

Gandhian and Peace Studies

12 months
127 USD/year
127 USD/year
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The Department of Gandhian and Peace Studies at the Panjab University came into existence in 1965. Initially one year Certificate Course in Gandhian Philosophy was started. In 1972, the Certificate Course was converted into a Post-Graduate Diploma Course in Gandhian Philosophy. 


Key facts:

  • The Department of Gandhian and Peace Studies at the Panjab University also started a Post-Graduate Diploma in Gandhian Studies through Correspondence. In 1977-78, the Department also started offering M. Phil. Degree in Gandhian Studies.
  • The Gandhian and Peace Studies department at the Panjab University has primarily concentrated on research in different aspects of Gandhi's life, work and thought. This is reflected in a number of Ph. Ds. and the publications produced by the department. At the same time the department organises Seminars and Lectures by persons of eminence and Gandhian scholars, which are open to the public and have attracted a good deal of attention and appreciation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Gandhi in Globalized World

  • Peace Studies

  • Gandhi and Freedom Movement

  • Economic Thought of Mahatma Gandhi

  • Research

  • Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • M.A. 55% marks (50% for SC/ST Category) in the following subjects; Gandhian and Peace studies, Political Science, Sociology, Economics, Public Administration, History, Psychology, Philosophy, Geography, Defence Studies, Human Rights and Duties.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    127 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 127 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    127 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 127 USD per year during 12 months.
  • Rs. 10435


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