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M.A. Philosophy

M.A. Philosophy Admissions and Courses in India

Are you a graduate with specialization in Arts and searching for some good options with reference to post graduation? M.A. in Philosophy is a considerable option for those who have interest in Philosophy and have learned its basics in graduation. This course is available in most of the universities in India.

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

Course introduction

M.A. is Masters in Arts and M.A. in Philosophy is a course which gives opportunity to study five different aspects in one time. These five aspects are aesthetics, ethics, metaphysics, logic and epistemology.
Candidates learn about dialogues and idioms, moral implications of human actions on society, environmental philosophy, etc. The course also includes various sections like Greek philosophy, Value theory, Modern philosophy, etc.
The course trains its candidates for mental discipline, logical thinking, their ability for analysis and synthesis and gives an idea about critical reflection on political and social realities.


All graduates with specialization in Arts are eligible for this course. Candidates who have studies Philosophy during gradation are preferred for some good institutes. The minimum qualifying marks for eligibility may vary from one institute to another and need to be checked before submission of application.

M.A. Philosophy 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


M.A. Philosophy - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering M.A. Philosophy 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
Aditi MahavidyalayaUniversity of DelhiDelhi
Agra CollegeDr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar University(Agra University)Uttar Pradesh
Andhra University's College of Arts & CommerceDr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Technological University Andhra Pradesh
Behali Degree College, BorgangGauhati UniversityAssam
BNN Arts Science and Commerce CollegeUniversity of MumbaiMaharashtra
Cotton CollegeGauhati UniversityAssam
Dayanand Anglo - Vedic CollegeChhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj UniversityUttar Pradesh
Durga MahavidyalayaPandit Ravishankar Shukla UniversityChhattisgarh
Faculty of Law University of DelhiUniversity of DelhiDelhi
G C CollegeAssam UniversityAssam
Ganesh Lal Agrawal CollegeNilamber-Pitamber UniversityJharkhand
Gangadhar Meher CollegeSambalpur UniversityOdisha
Ganpat Sahai Post Graduate CollegeGanpat UniversityUttar Pradesh
Goreswar CollegeGauhati UniversityAssam
Government Vidarbha Institute of Science and HumanitiesSant Gadge Baba Amravati UniversityMaharashtra
Govt. Brennen CollegeKannur UniversityKerala
Govt. college for womenUniversity of KeralaKerala
Govt. J. Yaganandam Chhattisgarh College, RaipurPandit Ravishankar Shukla UniversityChhattisgarh
Govt.College ChitturUniversity of CalicutKerala
Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University Alias Garhwal UniversityDr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Technological University
Indraprastha College for WomenUniversity of DelhiDelhi
Kalinga Institute of Social SciencesKalinga Insitute of Industrial TechnologyOdisha
Kharupetia CollegeGauhati UniversityAssam
Lady Shri Ram CollegeUniversity of DelhiDelhi
Lakshmi Bai CollegeUniversity of DelhiDelhi
Loyola CollegeUniversity of MadrasTamil Nadu
M.S.University of BarodaMaharaja Sayajirao UniversityGujarat
Madura CollegeMadurai Kamaraj UniversityTamil Nadu
Maharaja's CollegeMahatma Gandhi UniversityKerala
Maharaja's CollegeKarnatak UniversityKarnataka

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In regular cases, the course is having 2 years duration which is equivalent to 4 semesters. This course is also available as distance learning course and part times course for professionals. In such cases, the duration may vary from institute to institute.

Further study options

After completion of M.A. - a post graduate degree, interested candidates can pursue M.Phil in Philosophy programs and then the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.). Both of these programmes are basically research based courses which are intended to give in depth knowledge of their selected topic of interested.

Course highlights

This course includes topics like national integration and makes their students learn about various thought patterns and peaceful co-existence. Social Transformation, human dignity, their rights and social equality are important component of this course.
Some universities have included site visits or field work for learning from others experiences. Apart from all these topics, the course has included Yoga and Meditation in the syllabus. It also connects the modern science and spirituality with humans.

Job aspects

Post Graduates with M.A. in philosophy have great career options in politics. They can work in law, public service and even ministry. Education field is also open for them and interested candidates can opt for teaching as their career. If they have passion for writing, they can be a free lancer as Writer and can even pursue Research in Philosophy.
Experienced candidates can work in foreign diplomacy.
These candidates are ideal for government sectors like social workers and nonprofit corporate firms.
As the Yoga and Meditation is included in the course, they can be a Yoga trainer or Meditation trainer.

M.A. Philosophy Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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