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M.A Gandhian Thought

Master of Arts in Gandhian Thought

Have you completed your graduation? Are you interested in studying further? Do Gandhian thoughts impress you? Do you like to bring peace among people? Then find on this page M.A. in Gandhian thought Course details, eligibility criteria, the job prospects and the various colleges and universities offering the course in India.

Course Name: M.A Gandhian Thought
Stream: Humanities
Course Category: Philosophy and Psychology
Duration: 2 years

Introduction to M.A Gandhian Thought

Mahatma Gandhi was the supreme leader of the Indian independence movement in British ruled India. Gandhi led nationwide campaign for removing poverty, expanding women rights and ending untouchability. He led a simple life, ate vegetarian food and undertook fasts for self purification. The beloved Father of our Nation, Mohandas Karam Chand Gandhi preached peace and practised non-violence. The duration of the course is two years and covers the different views of Gandhi's life, work and thought. The course exposes the students about challenges of post-conflicts and peace building in the international arena. The students need to undergo field work in a village. Some of the research topics for the students are negotiation and mediation, peacemaking process, electoral violence and communal conflicts, problems and solutions.

Eligibility for the Course

Any graduate who has completed the graduation with 50% marks is eligible for admission from a recognised university.

M.A Gandhian Thought 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


M.A Gandhian Thought - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering M.A Gandhian Thought course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
Government Post Graduate CollegeKumaun UniversityUttarakhand
Mahadev Desai Samajseva MahavidyalayaGujarat VidyapeethGujarat
Vinayakrao Patil MahavidyalayaDr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, AurangabadMaharashtra

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Additional information of the Course

The syllabus covers the basic works of Mahatma Gandhi, philosophical foundation of Gandhian’s economic political, social thought, Gandhi and his contemporaries, Gandhian approach to rural development, satyagraha as a technique of conflict resolution, research methodology and students need to undertake project work. The program includes the study sarvodaya, truth and non-violence, Gandhian approach to science, technology and development. The students gain knowledge about constructive work and human liberation, peace making, Gandhian way of management and trusteeship, Gandhiji's views on ends and means relations, theories of peace, Gandhian life style.

Syllabus of the course

The course focuses on theories of peace, universal values, truth and non –violence. The Gandhian approach to science, technology and development, theories of peace, universal values, Indo-Pak relations, genesis of Panchayat raj in India, peace making, Gandhian way of management and trusteeship.

The qualified graduates find jobs in schools, colleges, community organisations, psychiatric clinics, non-government organisations, medical centres, rural development, labour, women and child welfare organisations, community centres and social work sectors. The job profiles are social worker, researcher, teacher, consultant, women child welfare officer, counsellor etc.

M.A Gandhian Thought Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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