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Does politics as a career interest you? Wondering about the courses you can opt for in this domain? Here they are, the courses and career opportunities in this field. You will also find a brief description about what politics is all about on this page.


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If you have the interest in understanding the causes of conflict in the world, the drive to work on activities to resolve strife and a strong desire to create better societies then politics is the career choice for you. You may wonder what political science is all about? Political science is a discipline that combines history, current events and analysis. Politics is the study of interaction among individuals, state, government and public affairs in the context of competing visions, values and conflicting interests to achieve compromises and cooperation.





Politics Courses

Click on a course name below to find the list of colleges offering Politics courses in India.


1. B.A Economics, Politics, Public Administration
2. B.A Economics, Politics, Social Work
3. B.A Political Science
4. B.A Public Administration
5. B.A. History, Economics, Public Administration
6. B.A. History, Politics, Public Administration
7. B.B.A
8. B.B.A Business Administration
9. B.Sc. Health Information Administration
10. B.Sc. International Hospitality Administration
11. B.tech MBA (Integrated MBA)
12. BBS
13. Business Skills (CBS) Certification
14. Certification Microsoft Certified Database Administrators
15. D.P.A. Diploma Print Administration
16. Diploma Police Administration
17. Diploma Public Administration
18. EMBA Hospitality Management
19. Executive M.B.A
20. G. Dip. Business Administration
21. I.A.S. Mains
22. IAS Preliminary
23. Integrated MBA
24. M.A International Relations
25. M.A. Political Science
26. M.A. Politics
27. M.A. Public Administration
28. M.A. Public Policy (MPP)
29. M.B.A Business Administration
30. M.B.A E-Business
31. M.B.A Entrepreneurship
32. M.B.A Financial Management
33. M.B.A Health Care and Hospital Administration
34. M.B.A Hospital & Health Systems Management
35. M.B.A Hospitality Management
36. M.B.A Hotel Management
37. M.B.A Human Resource Management
38. M.B.A Information systems
39. M.B.A International Hospitality Management
40. M.B.A International Management
41. M.B.A Logistics & International Transport
42. M.B.A Logistics & Port Management
43. M.B.A Manufacturing Management
44. M.B.A Marketing Management
45. M.B.A Material Management
46. M.B.A National Economic Planning & Entrepreneurshi
47. M.B.A Retail Banking, Financial Services & Insuran
48. M.B.A Supply chain management
49. M.B.A. Rural Management
50. M.Phil Foreign Policy studies
51. M.Phil. Political Science
52. Master of Arts - Political Science (MPS)
53. Master of Arts - Public Administration (MPA)
54. Master of Arts Political Science (MPS)
55. MBA Fleet Operations and Management
56. MBA Hospital Administration
57. MBA Project Management
58. P.G.D. Educational Management & Administration
59. P.U.C Political Science
60. Ph.D Business Administartion
61. Ph.D. Colg. Studt. Personnel Services & Admin.


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Over the past couple of decades the field of politics has picked up and today it is very much in demand across the globe. You can start with a graduate degree, and if interested in higher studies opt for a post graduate degree followed by a PhD in political sciences. The major divisions in this domain include political philosophy, international relations and comparative politics, developmental politics and public administration. Various subjects in this domain include Economics and Politics, Law and Politics, Linguistic and Cultural Mediation, Conflictology, International Relations and Diplomacy, Political Marketing, Intercultural Conflict Management, Public Affairs, NGO studies, strategic studies, international security studies, national security policy, policing, Intelligence and Counter Terrorism, Human Rights and Democratization, Democracy and Global Transformation, International Peace Studies, Geopolitical Studies, Negotiation, International History, Security and Terrorism, International governance etc. If you opt for a degree in politics then you will be able to research and examine information in depth, analyse evidence critically and construct rational arguments, oratory and written skills, independent decision making, teamwork skills, and an open minded approach to tasks on hand.

There are ample job opportunities available in this sector.
You can take up service in civil service, local, state or central government as urban planner, campaign manager, politician, diplomat, political correspondent, political consultant, foreign service worker, intelligence officer, public relations officer. Another career option open for politics graduate is to work in international business or organizations like retail and media companies, accountancy and banking organisations; charities etc. Politics can also lead to law careers as an attorney, corporate legal department, investigator, parole or probation officer, advocate, labour relations officer to name a few. If this page has triggered your interest, then political sciences is a suitable career choice for you.